WD Scorpio 2.5" drives offer fast performance and low power consumption, making them ideal for notebooks and other portable devices. WD Scorpio delivers best-in-class performance with low power requirements comparable to much slower notebook drives. In addition, you'll get the quietest 2.5-inch drive on the market with real-time data protection technology to help keep your data safe.
Product Description: WD Scorpio Blue WD5000BEVT, hard drive, 500 GB, SATA-300
Type: Hard drive, internal
Form Factor: 2.5" x 1/8H
Dimensions (WxDxH): 2.8 in x 3.9 in x 0.4 in
Weight: 4.1 oz
Capacity: 500 GB
Interface Type: Serial ATA-300
Data Transfer Rate: 300 MBps
Spindle Speed: 5400 rpm
Buffer Size: 8 MB
Manufacturer Warranty: 3 years warranty
Western Digital 500 GB 2.5 SATA II Scorpio Blue Hard Drive Specifications
Part # WD5000BEVT
Western Digital 500 GB 2.5 SATA II Scorpio Blue Hard Drive Features
Massive capacity - Whether they are in an external drive or a notebook computer, WD Scorpio Blue SATA drives are available in capacities up to 500 GB and offer the most available capacity for space-hungry operating systems, like Windows Vista, with plenty of room left over for photos, music, and video.
Quiet - In a notebook drive, silence is golden. WD’s exclusive WhisperDrive combines state-of-the-art seeking algorithms to yield one of the quietest 2.5-inch hard drives on the market. These algorithms also optimize the way a drive seeks for data, which significantly improves power consumption. So now silence (and longer battery life) is golden.
Reliable and rugged - WD's ShockGuard technology protects the drive mechanics and platter surfaces from shocks. WD's SecurePark parks the recording heads off the disk surface during spin up, spin down, and when the drive is off. This ensures the recording head never touches the disk surface resulting in improved long-term reliability due to less head wear, and improved non-operational shock tolerance.
Fast and efficient - With 5400 RPM spin speed and 12 ms access time and up to 3 Gb/s SATA interface speed, even the most demanding customer will appreciate the performance achieved by WD Scorpio Blue drives.
Tested for compatibility - We perform tests on hundreds of systems and a multitude of platforms in our FIT Lab and Mobile Compatibility Lab to give our customers confidence that our drives will work in their systems.
Western Digital 500 GB 2.5 SATA II Scorpio Blue Hard Drive Warranty Information
Limited warranty, 3 years
Western Digital 500 GB 2.5 SATA II Scorpio Blue Hard Drive Video