Tuesday, October 06, 2015
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Twitter 'Moments'To Highlight Best Tweets
Hololens, New Lumia Smartphones, Band, Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book Shined At Microsoft's Windows 10 Devices Event
Sharp Showcases Ultra HD Blu-ray Recorder, 8K TV at CEATEC 2015
EU Court Says EU-US Data Transfer Pact Is Invalid
New Roku 4 Streaming Player Supports 4K Resolution
Sharp Showcases RoboHon Mobile Robot At Ceatec
Skyworks to Buy PMC-Sierra for $2 Billion in Cash
Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation Established
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > PC Parts > WD Ship...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, September 12, 2008
WD Ships 500GB Hard Drives For Notebooks

WD has commenced volume shipments of its WD Scorpio Blue 2.5-inch notebook hard drives with capacities up to 500 GB.

Utilizing 250 GB-per-platter technology, the new WD Scorpio Blue 500 GB and 400 GB SATA hard drives are designed for notebook computers and portable storage devices.

WD Scorpio Blue delivers a 3 Gb/s transfer rate, while including proprietary features that make the drive quiet, while running at cool operating temperatures. The WD Scorpio Blue 500 GB is the highest capacity 2.5-inch, standard form-factor (9.5mm) hard drive shipping-to-date, and is developed for use in OEM notebook platforms that offer the highest storage capacities to the market.

The new WD Scorpio Blue drives further expand the company's range of 2.5-inch, 5400 RPM, mobile hard drive offerings to capacity points up to 500 GB.

WD's "WhisperDrive" technology combines seeking algorithms to yield WD Scorpio Blue hard drives as one of the quietest 5400 RPM, 2.5-inch drives available.

ShockGuard technology combines firmware and hardware advancements to protect the drive mechanics and platter surface to meet the highest combined shock tolerance specifications required for mobile and notebook applications.

Another unique WD Scorpio Blue 500 GB feature is its IntelliSeek technology, which calculates optimum seek speeds to lower power consumption, noise and vibration.

WD Scorpio Blue 500 GB (model WD5000BEVT) and the 400 GB (model WD4000BEVT) hard drives are shipping at a Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) for the WD Scorpio Blue 500 GB is $219.99 USD and the 400 GB is $189.99 USD.Both drives are covered by a three-year limited warranty.

Sonic Powers BD-Live With New Scenarist        All News        Panasonic to Launch World's Smallest SLR Camera
Seagate Announces Fall 2008 Storage Lineup     PC Parts News      Nvidia to launch MCP7A IGP chipset by end of September

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
New My Book Pro Is WD's Fastest External Solution
WD My Cloud OS 3 Makes Cloud Storage More Personal
WD Expands Its Desktop And NAS Hard Drives to 6 TB Capacity
WD and 20th Century Fox Partner to Offer 4K UHD Movies
WD Upgrades My Passport Drives Series
WD's My Passport X Delivers 2 TB of Storage for Xbox One and PC Gamers
WD Delivers New 6 TB 3.5-Inch HDD for Datacenters
HGST To Acquire Amplidata
WD Adds New NAS Solutions for Business Users to My Cloud Line
WD to Demonstrate 4 TB Hybrid Drive at Storage Visions 2015
WD Sentinel DX4200 Storage Server Deploys Fast Processor and Integrated Back-up Software
WD Introduces Cold-Data-Storage HDDs

Most Popular News
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .