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WD 250GB WD Caviar Blue WD2500AAKX - Hard Drive - SATA-600 (WD2500AAKX)

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Cool, quiet and fast. WD Caviar Blue drives offer superior performance and reliability, making them ideal for business and family desktops.
  • MacMall Part #: 8220697 
  • Manufacturer Part #: WD2500AAKX 
  • UPC: 0718037773407 
  • Platform: Universal 

WD Blue 250GB Internal Hard Drive - SATA 6Gb/s

The Western Digital Blue comes up with a massive 16MB cache that delivers superb performance which data-intensive and high-end multimedia applications and gaming systems demand. With its next-generation SATA 6Gb/s hard drive for lightning fast performance, all your everyday computing needs will be certainly covered.

The WD2500AAKX SATA 7200 rpm hard disk also protects your important data through its Data Lifeguard technology. With its real-time error detection and repair, this data protection technology will automatically find and fix the problems that may develop over the life of the hard drive.

Apart from its rock solid performance, WD Blue also has an advanced power management feature that prolongs the battery life and ensures low power consumption. In addition to that, WD's noise-reducing technologies, namely WhisperDrive and SoftSeek, make the noise level barely noticeable to the human ear either at home or in business office.

This internal hard drive has undergone rigorous tests and configurations as well. This is to make sure that the drive works in your computer system with ultimate compatibility and efficiency.

Quiet, fast, reliable, and efficient The WD Blue WD2500AAKX - hard drive - 250 GB - SATA 6Gb/s has all the qualities that you can rely on for your everyday storage. So what are you waiting for? Order now! Also available, WD Red Pro 2TB hard drive.

The original.

WD Blue drives are designed and manufactured with the proven technology found in WDs original award-winning desktop and mobile hard drives.

Low power consumption.
State-of-the-art seeking algorithms and advanced power management features ensure low power consumption and long battery life.

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.

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

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.

SATA or PATA interface.
While SATA has become the industry standard interface, WD continues to manufacture mobile drives with a PATA interface for unique or legacy systems.

Upgrading your drive is easy.
WD Acronis True Image, 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.

Technical Specs

Device Type Hard drive - internal
Capacity 250 GB
Form Factor 3.5" x 1/3H
Interface SATA 6Gb/s
Buffer Size 16 MB
Features Shock Guard, IntelliSeek, NoTouch ramp load technology , S.M.A.R.T.
Width 4 in
Depth 5.8 in
Height 1 in
Weight 15.87 oz
Drive Transfer Rate 600 MBps (external)
Internal Data Rate 126 MBps
Spindle Speed 7200 rpm
Non-Recoverable Errors 1 per 10^15
Start / Stop Cycles 300,000
Expansion & Connectivity
Interfaces 1 x SATA 6 Gb/s - 7 pin Serial ATA
Compatible Bays 1 x internal - 3.5" x 1/3H
Compliant Standards RoHS
Manufacturer Warranty
Service & Support 2 years warranty
Service & Support Details Limited warranty - 2 years
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature 32 °F
Max Operating Temperature 140 °F
Shock Tolerance 65 g @ 2ms (operating) / 350 g @ 1ms (non-operating)
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