Western Digital Blue 3D NAND 500GB 2.5" SATA III

CCL Code: SSD0654
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Manufacturer Code: WDS500G2B0A
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Manufacturer: Western Digital
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Western Digital Blue 3D NAND 500GB 2.5" SATA III

Key Features:

  • SATA III Interface
  • 2.5 Form Factor
  • Up to 560MB/s Read, 530MB/s Write
  • 4K IOPS Read: 95000
  • 4K IOPS Write: 84000
  • 3 Year Warranty

Delivery Options

Tuesday 23rd July via Priority Delivery

Free Delivery by Monday 29th July

Collection Options

Wednesday 24th July from CCL (BD11 2PS)

Wednesday 24th July from Local Collection Point

Was £98.21

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£64.25

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A NEW DIMENSION OF STORAGE

Ready for your high performance computing needs, a WD Blue™ 3D NAND SATA SSD offers high capacity, enhanced reliability, and blazing speed.

High capacity with enhanced reliability

A WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSD uses 3D NAND technology not only for higher capacities (up to 2TB[1]) than the previous generation WD Blue SSDs, but also to help reduce cell-to-cell interference for enhanced reliability.

Enhanced power efficiency

Offering improved endurance, a WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSD features an active power draw up to 25% lower[2] than previous generations of WD Blue SSDs. And with less power used, you’re able to work longer before recharging your laptop.

Superior performance for high-end computing

For high-end computing applications like gaming, HD media playback, or creative software, look to WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSDs. 3D NAND technology helps enable sequential read speeds up to 560MB/s and sequential write speeds up to 530MB/s for fast system boot-ups, quick application responses, and rapid transfer speeds[3].

LEADING-EDGE RELIABILITY

An SSD is designed with no moving parts to help protect against data loss if it is accidentally bumped or dropped. And with 1.75M hours MTTF (mean time to failure)[4], up to 500 TBW (terabytes written)[5], and several error correction technologies, WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSDs can help guard data for years to come.

BROAD COMPATIBILITY

With a certification from the WD Functional Integrity Testing Lab (F.I.T. Lab™), every WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSD is verified for compatibility with a wide range of desktop and laptop computers. Every WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSD goes through extensive compatibility and reliability testing to ensure it meets the high standards of the WD brand.

DOWNLOADABLE WD SSD DASHBOARD AND ACRONIS SOFTWARE

Monitor your drive’s available capacity, operating temperatures, SMART attributes and more with the WD SSD Dashboard. Acronis® True Image™ WD Edition software, available as a free download, can clone drives and backup your operating system, applications, settings and all of your data.

3-YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY

Every WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSD comes with a 3-year limited warranty, so you can be confident of your storage when you upgrade or replace any of your drives.

[1] As used for storage capacity, one terabyte (TB) = one trillion bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending on operating environment.

[2] Active power draws are up to 25% lower during sequential reads than previous generations of WD Blue™ SSD at the 500GB capacity point.

[3] As used for transfer rate or interface, megabyte per second (MB/s) = one million bytes per second and gigabit per second (Gb/s) = one billion bits per second.

[4] MTTF = Mean Time To Failure based on internal testing using Telcordia stress part testing.

[5] TBW (terabytes written) values calculated using JEDEC client workload (JESD219) and vary by product capacity.

Main Features

  • High capacity with enhanced reliability
  • Enhanced power efficiency
  • Superior performance for high-end computing

Storage

Solid State Capacity 500 GB
Drive Size Inches
Memory Type SSD
Memory Package 3D NAND
Memory Size 500 GB

Performance

Read Speed 560 MB/s
Write Speed 530 MB/s
4K Random Read (AS SSD) 95000 IOPS
4K Random Write (AS SSD) 84000 IOPS
Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) 1,750,000 hours

Interfaces/Ports

Interface Type SATA III

Compliance

Certifications FCC, UL, TUV, KC, BSMI, VCCI, Morocco

Environmental

Operating Temperature 0° - 70° C
Vibration (Operating) 5.0 gRMS, 10-2,000Hz
Vibration (Non-Operating) 4.9 gRMS, 7-800Hz
Shock (Operating) 1,500 G @ 0.5ms

Physical

Form Factor Internal Solid State Drive
Width 69.85 mm
Depth 100.2 mm
Height 7 mm
Weight 37.4 g

Warranty

Warranty 3 Years

Key Features

Disk Capacity 500 GB
Main Colour Black
Storage Capacity 500 GB
Solid State Drive Yes
Disk Form Factor 2.5
Read IOPS (4K) 95000
Write IOPS (4K) 84000

Item Details

Manufacturer Western Digital
Manufacturer Code WDS500G2B0A
EAN 0718037856308
UPC 718037856308
Condition New

Warranty Information

Warranty 3 Years

Manufacturer Information

Manufacturer Western Digital
Manufacturer Code WDS500G2B0A

Do you have you a question about the WD Blue (500GB) 3D NAND SATA 2.5 inch Solid State Drive?

4 / 5 12 reviews

Mr

2 days ago

This upgrade has transformed my laptop

Zdravko

4 days ago

Very nice, good value for money

Rebecca Dickinson

5 days ago

Good price, very good drive. Imporved speed and takes up less space than conventional drives. Will get a 1TB drive next time.

Thomas Johns

2 weeks ago

Great well made product, no problems installing, delivered quickly, very pleased with all aspects of my transaction. Price was very good for the quality of the product.well made well wrapped did exactly as listed.

Henry Ruscoe

3 weeks ago

Good product, installation is easy. Works great with windows 10 , It is also fast .

michael mcpeake

last month

Everything i expected from an ssd. Fast load speed, easy to install. Best upgrade my pc has had.

David

2 months ago

I wanted a faster hard disk for my computer, it certainly is considerably faster than the HDD that was in the computer. Very pleased with my purchase.

Simon

3 months ago

Excellent value for money, and a well known brand name as well. Just as fast as them all on the market

jon

3 months ago

Excellent product and a great service from CCL computers. I would always use a solid state drive after replacing the old hard drive with a 500gb ssd. It boots up much faster, you notice the difference straight away. Well worth the money.

Mr John Galling

4 months ago

Did exactly what I wanted. Very fast boot up and internet.

Brian McCoy

4 months ago

This ssd drive is excellent, my laptop is very fast at all processes that are thrown at it. I would recommend it to anyone. The vendor is very prompt with delivery and the ssd is packaged very well

Stuart

9 months ago

A great hard drive and very easy to retrofit into my older laptop. Great advice from CCL when I phoned up as well.