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WD Blue 500GB 2.5" Notebook Hard Drive (HDD)

500GB Capacity, SATA Interface, 5400RPM Spin Speed, 16MB Cache, 2 Year Warranty.

WD Blue 500GB 2.5inch Notebook Hard Drive HDD
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£45.24 inc vat

£37.70 ex vat

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Order Code: WD-5LPCX

Manf.Code: WD5000LPCX

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WD Blue 500GB 2.5" Notebook Hard Drive (HDD) overview

New ultra-slim design
Accomplishing unprecedented feats in engineering at only 5 mm thin, these drives enable a world of possibilities and applications. (WD5000MPCK model only).
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Low power consumption
State-of-the-art seeking algorithms and advanced power management features ensure low power consumption and long battery life.

Quiet
In a notebook drive, silence is golden. WD's exclusive noise reducing technologies yield one of the quietest 2.5-inch hard drives on the market.

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

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

Available SATA 6 Gb/s interface
< The SATA 6 Gb/s interface provides greater flexibility for use with the latest operating systems as well as backwards compatibility to legacy systems with SATA 3 Gb/s requirements. (xPVX, xPCX, and MPCK models only).

Upgrading your drive is easy
Acronis ® True Image ™ WD Edition Software, available as a free download on the WD Support site, enables you to copy all your data to a new drive so you don’t have to reinstall your operating system to get all the benefits of a new drive.

Compatible
Our latest generation of 7 mm 2.5-inch mobile drives is designed for thin and light mobile applications, and is also compatible with most standard 9.5 mm bays. (xPCX, LPVT, and LPVX models only).

StableTrac™
Motor shaft affixed to the baseplate and top cover stabilizes platters for accurate tracking during read and write operations, yielding higher drive data throughput in harsh shock and vibration environments. Supporting the top cover with the shaft also increases robustness to pinch forces. (WD5000MPCK model only).

Dual actuator technology
A head positioning system with two actuators that improves positional accuracy over the data track(s). (WD5000MPCK model only).

NoTouch ™
ramp load technology 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
General
Height 7 mm
Length 100.20 mm
Width 69.85
Weight 117 g


Manufacturer Warranty
Service & Support 2 year warranty
Service & Support Details Limited warranty - 2 years


Environmental Specifications
Acoustics Idel Mode 22 dBA (average)
Acoustics Seak Mode 25 dBA (average)
Operating Temperature 5° C to 60° C
Non Operating Temperature -40° C to 65° C


Performance Specifications
Rotational Speed 5,400 RPM (nominal)
Buffer Size 8 MB
Average Latency 5.50 ms (nominal)
Average drive ready time (sec) 2.8 ms
Internal Transfer Rate (max) 147 MB/s (Max)

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Next Working Day Delivery

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Pre 12 Next Working Day Delivery

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Weekend Delivery - Saturday & Sunday

If you need your order at the weekend, for £9.98, you can specify the day you wish to have it delivered to you, Saturday or Sunday providing your order has been placed by 17:00 on the Friday before.

Economy Delivery

Economy delivery is available on all orders of any value being shipped within the UK.

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