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Hitachi Travelstar ZK500.B 500GB SATA III 2.5"

CCL Code: HDD2792
Manufacturer Code: 1W10013
Manufacturer: Hitachi
Hitachi Travelstar ZK500.B 500GB SATA III 2.5"

Key Features:

  • 500GB Capacity
  • 5400RPM Spin Speed
  • SATA III Interface
  • 16MB Cache
  • 2.5" Form Factor
  • 1 Year Warranty


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Slim Design and Power Efficiency for a Better Mobile Experience

Ideal for use as primary storage in notebooks and external enclosures, the Travelstar Z5K500.B delivers the right mix of capacity, performance and low power consumption in thin and light mobile applications. This 7mm 2.5-inch mobile drive supports slim mobile system designs and is also compatible with most standard 9.5mm bays. A roomy 500GB of storage capacity holds ample amounts of photos, videos and files. With an operational speed of 5400 RPM, the Z5K500.B is a perfect mainstream storage choice for mobile devices, external storage and gaming consoles.

Innovations to Support Mobile Storage

In a notebook drive, silence is golden. Noise reducing technologies in the Travelstar Z5K500.B make it one of the quietest mobile drives on the market. State-of-the-art seeking algorithms and advanced power management features ensure low power consumption for longer battery life and more “unplugged” time on your portable device. When you need capacity and energy efficiency, trust your data to Travelstar hard drives, designed for mobile computing.


  • 500GB of capacity on a single disk
  • Advanced Format, industry standard 4K sector size
  • 512 byte emulation
  • 6Gb/s SATA interface
  • Low power consumption
  • Halogen-free for eco-friendly design

Applications / Environments

  • Notebook and ultra-portable PCs
  • Compact desktop PCs
  • External storage
  • Gaming consoles

Main Features

  • Low Profile - 7mm thickness for slim designs
  • High Capacity - 500GB
  • Quiet Operation - Enjoy a richer audio-listening experience

Hard Disk

Disk Capacity 500 GB
Disk Size 2.5 "
Disk Speed 5400RPM
Drive Interface SATA III
Data Buffer/RAM 16 MB
Encryption None


Average Seek Time 11 ms
Average Latency 5.5 ms
Data Transfer Rates 117.6 MB/s

System Requirements

System Requirements 1 x SATA Data Port
Power supply with 1 x SATA Power connector


Operating Temperature 0 ~ 60 degrees C
Non Operating Temperature -40 ~ 65 degrees C
Shock (Operating) 400 G/2ms
Shock (Non Operating) 1000 G/2ms
Acoustics (Seek Mode) 2.2 Bels
Acoustics (Idle Mode) 1.7 Bels


Form Factor Hard Drive
Pack Quantity 1
In The Box Hard Drive
Width 70 mm
Depth 100 mm
Height 7 mm
Weight 92 g


Warranty 1 Years

Key Features

Interface Type SATA III
Cache Memory 16 MB
Latency 5.5 ms
Disk Form Factor 2.5
Interface Type SATA III
Condition New
HDD Purpose Desktop



Item Details

Manufacturer Hitachi
Manufacturer Code 1W10013
EAN 5053118900606
Condition New

Warranty Information

Warranty 1 Years

Manufacturer Information

Manufacturer Hitachi
Manufacturer Code 1W10013

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PDF Datasheets and Manuals

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