WD Blue 3D NAND 500GB 2.5" SSD Solid State Drive
The WD Blue™ 3D NAND SATA SSD utilizes Western Digital 3D NAND technology for capacities up to 2TB with enhanced reliability. Featuring an active power draw up to 25% lower than previous generations of WD Blue SSDs, you’re able to work longer before recharging your laptop, while sequential read speeds up to 560MB/s and sequential write speeds up to 530MB/s give the speed you want for your most demanding computing applications. Combined with the free, downloadable WD SSD Dashboard software and a 5-year limited warranty, you can confidently upgrade your system to the WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSD.
- High capacity and enhanced reliability
- An active power draw up to 25% lower than previous WD Blue SSDs
- Sequential read speeds up to 560MB/s; sequential write speeds up to 530MB/s
- 1.75M hours MTTF and up to 500 TBW for enhanced reliability
- WD F.I.T. Lab™ certified for compatibility across a wide range of computers
Speed and Capacity from the brand you trust
When you combine a high-preformance SSD with the storage of an HDD, you get a prefect solution to give your PC both speed and capacity. With all your media and non-essential data saved to a hard drive, you can use an SSD to speed up the load times of your most widely used application. Now you can get both from WD.
Energize your next journey
Improve your load times to get in the game faster with a WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSD. Available in 2.5” 7mm and M.2 2280 versions, WD Blue SSDs come in models to fit most laptop and desktop PCs. And with storage optimized for multitasking, you can keep up with elite players while live streaming your in-game exploits at the same time.
Enhanced power efficiency
Offering improved endurance, a WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSD features an active power draw up to 25% lower than previous generations of WD Blue SSDs. And with less power used, you’re able to work longer before recharging your laptop.
Downloadable WD SSD Dashboard and Acronis Software
Monitor your drive’s available capacity, operating temperatures, SMART attributes and more with the WD SSD Dashboard. Acronis® True Image™ WD Edition software, available as a free download, can clone drives and backup your operating system, applications, settings and all of your data.
5-year limited waranty
Every WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSD comes with a 5-year limited warranty, so you can be confident of your storage when you upgrade or replace any of your drives.
|Edition||WD Blue 3D NAND|
|Interface||SATA 3.0 (6Gb/s)|
|Host Controller Interface||AHCI|
|Flash Memory Type||3D NAND|
|Max. Read||560 MB/s|
|Max. Write||530 MB/s|
|DRAM Cache Memory||N/A|
|DRAM Cache Memory Type|
|Max. Random Read 4K||95,000 IOPS|
|Max. Random Write 4K||84,000 IOPS|
|Power Consumption (active)||3350mW|
|Max. Endurance Rating||200TB TBW|
|Max. Operating Vibration||5.0 gRMS, 10–2000 Hz|
|Max. Non-operating Vibration||4.9 gRMS, 7–800 Hz|
|Max. Operating Shock||1,500 G @ 0.5 msec half sine|
|Max. Non-operating Shock||1,500 G @ 0.5 msec half sine|
|Connectivity||1 x SATA 3.0 (6Gb/s)|