WD Blue Mobile
2.5-inch PC Mobile Hard Drive
WD Blue 2.5-inch PC Mobile Hard Drive - 500GB
Our Price: $44.99
- Storage built to Western Digital’s high standards of quality and reliability
- Manufactured with Western Digital’s awardwinning desktop and mobile hard drive technology
- Available in a broad range of capacities
- Tested in our F.I.T. Lab for ultimate compatibility
- Free Acronis True Image WD Edition software available for download
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The Laptop Hard Drive for Everyday Computing While on the Go.
Built to WD’s high standards of quality and reliability, WD Blue mobile hard drives offer the features that are ideal for your everyday mobile computing needs.
A Modern Classic
Designed and manufactured with technology found in WD’s original award-winning desktop and mobile hard drives.
Every Drive Has a Purpose
Available in a broad range of entry-level capacities, cache sizes, form factors and interfaces.
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.
Get the most storage possible with a WD_Blue Laptop Hard Drive
With the highest possible aerial density inside the thinnest space, the WD Blue mobile hard drives add as much capacity as possible to your laptop PC.
Twice the processing power capability of a single-core processor to maximize performance.
Tested in Our Lab for Compatibility
WD_Black 2.5 inch mobile hard drives are tested and recommended for use in notebook computers.
WD test hundreds of systems, configurations, and a multitude of platforms to give customers confidence in our drives.
WD Blue laptop hard drives are tested and recommended for use in notebooks, external enclosures and certain industrial applications.
State Of The Art Design
Designed with strong aluminum materials and a hard Tied-Shaft motor, which increases drive pinch strength as much as 30 percent. These features allow for a more rigid structure without degrading performance or increasing power consumption.
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.
|Advanced Format (AF)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Data transfer rate (max)5 Buffer to host||6 Gb/s||6 Gb/s||6 Gb/s|
|Host to/from drive (sustained)||149 MB/s (max.)||150 MB/s (max.)||150 MB/s (max.)|
|Cache||128 MB||128 MB||128 MB|
|Performance Class||5400 RPM||5400 RPM||5400 RPM|
|Non-recoverable errors per bits read||<10 in 1014||<10 in 1014||<10 in 1014|
|Limited Warranty7||2 years|
|Standby and Sleep||0.1W||0.1W||0.1W|
|Operating Temperature||0° to 60°C||0° to 60°C||0° to 60°C|
|Non-Operating Temperature||-40° to 65°C||-40° to 65°C||-40° to 65°C|
|Acoustics8 - Idle Mode||23 dBA||19 dBA||19 dBA|
|Acoustics8 - Seek Mode||24 dBA||21 dBA||21 dBA|
|Height (max)||0.28 inch (7.0mm)|
|Length (max)||3.94 inch (100.20 mm)|
|Width (± .01 in.)||2.75 inch (69.85 mm)|
|Weight (± 10%)||0.20 lb (0.09 kg)|
1 Not all products may be available in all regions of the world.
2 Implementation of SMR for the following products using SMR recording technology is device-managed SMR.
3 As used for storage capacity, one gigabyte (GB) = one billion bytes and one terabyte (TB) = one trillion bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending on operating environment.
4 This drive is in compliance with the European Union Directive 2011/65/EU and Directive (EU) 2015/863 on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances (RoHS) in electrical and electronic equipment.
5 1 MB/s = 1 million bytes per second. Based on internal testing; performance may vary depending upon host device, usage conditions, drive capacity, and other factors.
6 Controlled unload at ambient condition.
7 The term of the limited warranty depends on the country in which the Product was purchased. Visit our website at http://support.wdc.com/warranty/policy.asp for the detailed terms and conditions of our limited warranty and for a list of the specific countries in these regions.
8 Power measurements at room-ambient temperature.
Download the WD Blue 2.5-inch PC Hard Drive Datasheet (.PDF)
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