WD Blue 500 GB SATA 6 Gb/s 2.5-inch internal mobile hard drive
WD Blue 500GB
Low power consumption
State-of-the-art seeking algorithms and advanced power management features ensure low power consumption and long battery life.
In a notebook drive, silence is golden. WDâ€™s exclusive noise reducing technologies yield one of the quietest 2.5-inch hard drives on the market.
WD Blue drives are designed and manufactured with the proven technology found in WDâ€™s original award-winning hard drives.
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 chipsets 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 Imageâ„¢ 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 donâ€™t have to reinstall your operating system to get all the benefits of a new drive.
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).
NoTouchâ„¢ 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.