Hard Disks

Western Digital 500 GB SATA 5400 2.5"


Reliable and rugged, the 500 GB Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD5000BPVT is an internal hard disk drive that delivers smart computing solutions. With a 2.5-inch form factor, the drive is suitable for notebook computers. A 3 Gbps SATA interface in the 5400 RPM drive enables high-speed and efficient data transfer, enhancing the Western Digital internal HDD's use in gaming and multi-media applications. With a cache memory of 8 MB, the 5400 RPM drive lets you search and retrieve the stored records in seconds. WD ShockGuard technology in the Western Digital internal HDD prevents shocks from damaging the drive mechanics and platter surfaces, improving reliability. The WD SecurePark technology provides perfect placement of the head in a secure position away from the disk, protecting the disk when the 500 GB Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD5000BPVT is not in use. The advanced formatting allows you to store more data into the same available space on the 500 GB Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD5000BPVT.

Product Identifiers
Brand Western Digital
Model Scorpio Blue
UPC 0718037763255, 5052179225192, 718037763255

Key Features
Enclosure Internal
Capacity 500 GB
Buffer Size 8 MB
Hard Drive Type HDD (Hard Disk Drive)
Spindle Speed 5400 RPM
Designation Laptop Computer

Technical Features
Platform PC
External Data Transfer Rate 300 Mbps
Form Factor 2.5"
Seek Time 12 ms
Hot Swap Yes

Height 0.37 in.
Width 2.75 in.
Depth 3.94 in.
Weight 0.26 lbs