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Western Digital Black 500GB 3.5" Internal HDD - WD5003AZEX
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Western Digital Black 500GB 3.5" Internal HDD
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  • Hard drive size - 3.5in
  • Storage capacity - 500GB
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WD Caviar Black 500GB 3.5" 64MB SATA-III 6Gb/s Internal Hard Drive

Maximum performance.

Sophisticated performance enhancing features deliver the speed you need for demanding applications like photo and video editing and Internet gaming.

No compromises.

High performance, high capacity, high reliability, and cutting-edge technology make up WD Black, the ideal drive for those who demand only the best.

Industry-leading warranty.

WD Black carries the highest available warranty protection on the market, a 5-year limited warranty.

High performance electronics. Twice the processing power to maximize performance.

Rock Solid Mechanical Architecture. Enhanced reliability features help protect the drive and the data stored on it.

The WD advantage.

WD puts our products through extensive Functional Integrity Testing (F.I.T) prior to any product launch. This testing ensures our products consistently meet the highest quality and reliability standards of the WD brand. WD also has a detailed Knowledge Base with more than 1,000 helpful articles as well as helpful software and utilities. Our customer support lines have longer operational hours to ensure you get the help you need when you need it. Our toll-free customer support lines are here to help or you can access our WD Support site for additional details.

Upgrading your drive is easy.

WD Acronis TrueImage, available as a free download on the WD Support site, enables you to copy all your data to a new drive so you don't have to reinstall your operating system to get all the benefits of a new drive.

Recommended use:

WD Black hard drives are tested and recommended for use in PCs, high-performance workstations and notebook computers.*

Hard drive
Certification CE, RoHS
Drive device, buffer size 64 MB
Hard drive capacity 500 GB
Hard drive interface Serial ATA III
Hard drive size 3.5 "
Hard drive speed 7200 rpm
SMART technology
Start/stop cycles 300000
Operational conditions
Non-operating shock 350 g
Operating shock 30 g
Operating temperature (T-T) 0 - 60 °C
Storage temperature (T-T) -40 - 70 °C
Power consumption (idle) 6.1 W
Power consumption (read) 6.8 W
Power consumption (standby) 0.8 W
Power consumption (write) 6.8 W
System Requirements
Linux operating systems supported
Mac compatibility
Mac operating systems supported
Windows operating systems supported
Other features
Data transfer rate 6 Gbit/s
Number of products included 1 pc(s)
Weight & dimensions
Depth 147 mm
Height 25.4 mm
Weight 440 g
Width 101.6 mm

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Value for money
Overall rating
Scores 9.1 out of 10 based on 86 reviews

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  • Other Product Codes for this item:
  • WD-5003AZEX
  • WD5003AZE
  • 5003AZEX
  • WD5003AZ
  • WD5003A