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WD Blue WD5000AAKX ...

Western Digital, Caviar Blue 500GB 3.5" Internal Hard drive, SATA 6Gb/s (SATA 3) 16MB Cache (WD5000AAKX)

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  •   NoTouch Ramp Load technology
  •   Tested for compatibility
  •   The WD advantage
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WD Blue WD5000AAKX Overview
Note: This overview section describes the range of which this product belongs, features of different versions might be mentioned and may not apply to specific product of this page. Please view Specs for specification of product.

WD Blue drives are designed and manufactured with the proven technology found in WD's original award-winning desktop and mobile hard drives. Built to the highest standards of quality and reliability, these drives offer the features and capacity ideal for your everyday computing needs. These drives are available in a broad range of capacities, cache sizes, form factors and interfaces so you can be sure there's a drive that's the perfect fit for your system, in more ways than one.

WD Blue drives are designed and manufactured with the proven technology found in WD's original award-winning desktop and mobile hard drives.

Built to the highest standards of quality and reliability, these drives offer the features and capacity ideal for your everyday computing needs.

These drives are available in a broad range of capacities, cache sizes, form factors and interfaces so you can be sure there's a drive that's the perfect fit for your system, in more ways than one.

The recording head never touches the disk media ensuring significantly less wear to the recording head and media as well as better drive protection in transit. SATA or PATA interface. While SATA has become the industry standard interface, WD continues to manufacture desktop drives with a PATA interface for unique or legacy systems.

WD perform tests on hundreds of systems and a multitude of platforms in the FIT Lab to give the customers confidence that the drives will work in their systems.

Upgrading your drive is easy.

WD puts the products through extensive Functional Integrity Testing prior to any product launch. This testing ensures the products consistently meet the highest quality and reliability standards of the WD brand.



WD Blue WD5000AAKX Features
Product Description
WD Blue WD5000AAKX - hard drive - 500 GB - SATA 6Gb/s
Type
Hard drive - internal
Capacity
500 GB
Form Factor
3.5" x 1/3H
Interface
SATA 6Gb/s
Data Transfer Rate
600 MBps
Buffer Size
16 MB
Spindle Speed
7200 rpm
Features
Shock Guard, IntelliSeek, NoTouch ramp load technology , S.M.A.R.T.
Dimensions (WxDxH)
10.2 cm x 14.7 cm x 2.5 cm
Weight
450 g
Manufacturer Warranty
2 years warranty
WD Blue WD5000AAKX Specifications
General
Device Type
Hard drive - internal
Capacity
500 GB
Form Factor
3.5" x 1/3H
Interface
SATA 6Gb/s
Buffer Size
16 MB
Features
Shock Guard, IntelliSeek, NoTouch ramp load technology , S.M.A.R.T.
Width
10.2 cm
Depth
14.7 cm
Height
2.5 cm
Weight
450 g
Performance
Drive Transfer Rate
600 MBps (external)
Internal Data Rate
126 MBps
Spindle Speed
7200 rpm
Reliability
Non-Recoverable Errors
1 per 10^15
Start / Stop Cycles
300,000
Expansion & Connectivity
Interfaces
1 x SATA 6 Gb/s - 7 pin Serial ATA
Compatible Bays
1 x internal - 3.5" x 1/3H
Miscellaneous
Compliant Standards
RoHS
Manufacturer Warranty
Service & Support
2 years warranty
Service & Support Details
Limited warranty - 2 years
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature
0 °C
Max Operating Temperature
60 °C
Shock Tolerance
65 g @ 2ms (operating) / 350 g @ 1ms (non-operating)
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WD Blue WD5000AAKX Reviews



336 Reviews | User Rating: 8.5 out of 10

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17/07/2011 21:59:00  -  Sean Wills
Excellent Drive
Excellent hard drive for the price, very quiet and easy to install. It's noticeably faster than the old drive it replaced, too.
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25/02/2014 09:45:00  -  Ray
Very Good
Does everything you need,, very solid drive..
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Internal ? : Internal hard drive
Type : Hard drive
Capacity : 500 GB
Spin Rate : 7200 rpm
Buffer Size : 16 MB
Transfer Rate : 600 MBps
Transfer Rate : 600 MBps
Form Factor : 3.5" x 1/3H
Interface : Serial ATA-600
Brand: WESTERN DIGITAL
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