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Western Digital Black 500GB SATA III 3.5" Hard Drive - 7200RPM, 64MB Cache

Western Digital Black 500GB SATA III 3.5" Hard Drive - 7200RPM, 64MB Cache

CCL Code: HDD1552

£71.46 inc VAT

  • Western Digital Black 500GB SATA III 3.5" Hard Drive - 7200RPM, 64MB Cache

Work Hard. Play Hard. Store Harder.

Western Digital Black 500GB SATA III 3.5" Hard Drive - 7200RPM, 64MB Cache

WD5003AZEX

£71.46 inc VAT

Available for delivery from Tuesday 7th February

Buying in bulk? Contact our business team.

Key Features:

  • 500GB Capacity
  • 7200RPM Spin Speed
  • SATA III Interface
  • 64MB Cache
  • 3.5" Form Factor
  • 5 Year Warranty
CCL Code: HDD1552

Capacity:

Overview

WD_BLACK™ hard drives are designed for desktop PC and power users who demand performance, with a variety of upgrade options available.

For Creatives & Enthusiasts

WD_BLACK™ drives deliver inspiring performance for storing large multimedia files of photos, videos and applications.

For Gamers

Tuned for performance and perfect for gaming. WD_BLACK™ drives offer large capacities to store your expanding gaming library.

Longer Warranty

Every WD_BLACK™ drive is backed by an industry leading 5-year limited warranty.

For Loading Games Or Large Files

The WD_BLACK™ drive features a dual-core processor that offers twice the processing capability as a standard single-core processor to maximize drive performance.

High-Speed Data Transfer

With 256MB of cache on 4TB - 10TB models, WD's Dynamic Cache Technology improves performance in real time to allocate and optimize cache between reads and writes.

Increased Reliability

Helps reduce system-induced vibrations from other components, optimizing performance and reliability.

Capacity for Basic Storage

With up to 1TB, this storage size is intended for basic users who don’t plan to expand their digital library or digital archive. Get basic storage for photos, videos, games, music, files, etc.

Capacity for Average Storage

With 2TB to 4TB, this storage size is best for users who take lots of photos and videos with their smartphone and want to confidently back up or have a copy of their data. Get reliability and capacity for your current and near-future needs.

Capacity for Enthusiasts and Prosumers

With 5TB and up, this storage size is best for anyone considering the future of their system. Whether you’re a gamer, shoot professionally, or have a growing amount of files and projects, get the highest capacity plus a long 5-year limited warranty.

Highest Capacity for Gamers

As game sizes grow, so does the need for capacity. WD_BLACK™ hard drives deliver the best performance and reliability for gaming as well as a longer 5-year limited warranty to match your other performance PC components.

Easy Backup And Upgrade

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.

Specifications

Hard Disk

Drive Capacity 500 GB
Disk Capacity 500 GB
Drive Size 3.5 Inches
Disk Size 3.5 Inches
Disk Speed 7200RPM
Drive Interface SATA 6Gb/s
Interface SATA 6Gb/s
Data Buffer/RAM 64 MB

Performance

Average Latency 4.2 ms

Electrical

Power Requirement Idle (Ready) 6.1 Watts

Environmental

Operating Temperature 0 to 60 °C
Non Operating Temperature -40 to 70 °C
Acoustics (Seek Mode) 29 dB
Acoustics (Idle Mode) 28 dB

Physical

Form Factor Hard Disk Drive
Enclosure type Internal
Colour Black
Width 10.16 cm
Depth 14.7 cm
Height 2.54 cm
Weight 0.69 kg
Barcode 718037800233

Warranty

Warranty 5 Year Limited Warranty

Key Features

Interface Type SATA III
Cache Memory 64 MB
Solid State Drive No
Latency 4.2 ms
Disk Form Factor 3.5
Display Model in Showroom No
Interface Type SATA III
Condition New
HDD Purpose Desktop
Recording Technology CMR
Power Requirement (auto) 10 W
Number of SATA power required 1

Storage

HDD Type HDD

Item Details

Manufacturer Western Digital
Manufacturer Code WD5003AZEX
EAN 0718037800233
UPC 718037800233
Condition New
Warranty

Warranty Information

Warranty 5 Year Limited Warranty

Manufacturer Information

Manufacturer Western Digital
Manufacturer Code WD5003AZEX
Q&A

Do you have you a question about the Western Digital Black 500GB 3.5 inch SATA III Internal Hard Disk Drive?

Q: what is read/write speed of that hdd?
Answer by Website User on 19th April 2018
WD list the maximum sustained read speed as 150MB/s, however they do not list a write speed.
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Reviews
5.0 / 5 1 review

Paul Smart

March 2021

Great Hard drive.