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WD Blue 500GB Internal 2.5 inch SATA II Hard Drive

Code: A64QU

  • 500 GB internal hard drive provides a high storage capacity for your laptop
  • SATA II is a fast and reliable connection for data transfer
  • A spin speed of 5400 RPM aids in a no fuss quick transfer rate

Product details

WD Blue 500GB Internal 2.5 inch SATA II Hard Drive

• 500 GB internal hard drive provides a high storage capacity for your laptop
• SATA II is a fast and reliable connection for data transfer
• A spin speed of 5400 RPM aids in a no fuss quick transfer rate
• This drive comes packages with Acronis® True Image WD Edition drive cloning software
• Manufacturer Part Code: WDBMYH5000ANC-ERSN
• OEM Equivalent: WD5000LPVX

What makes the WD Blue 500GB drive different?
WD Blue hard drives deliver solid performance and reliability while providing you with all the space you need to hold an enormous amount of photos, videos and files.

What can I store on this hard drive?
This hard drive has 500GB of storage, giving you plenty of space to store your files. You can store up to 500 hours of digital video, 125 two-hour DVD films, 160,000 digital photos or 8,330 hours of digital music.

Where can I install this hard drive?
This hard drive would generally be installed in laptops, due to its small physical size. However, with the aid of the 2.5-inch to 3.5-inch HDD adapter kit, this hard drive can be installed into a desktop PC with no problems. The adapter kit can be found here.

Specifications:
Dimensions 70 mm x 100 mm x 10 mm
Connection Type SATA 2.0
Capacity 500 GB
Powered by Power Supply (PSU) - SATA
Colour Silver / Black
Backup Options Acronis® True Image WD Edition
Compatibility Windows / Mac
Drive Form Factor 2.5 Inch
Data Transfer Speed Manufacturer Not Specified
Drive Spin Speed 5400 RPM

is is ok to fit this in a desktop?

Asked by: peteengland
Yes this will fit in a desktop.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2017-05-15

the picture shows the hard drive with the hard disc exposed, is this how it is sold or is there a protective cover / carrier fitted ?

Asked by: bob m
This is simply to show the internal workings of the drive, the drive is supplied as a sealed unit.
Answered by: James
Date published: 2017-01-19

Would this hard drive be a direct replacement for the faulty WD3200BPVT 320GB WD Scorpio Blue drive (SATA 3.0Gbps) that is fitted to my Medion Akoya Notebook PC Model No MD98048 ?

Asked by: BobH
Yes this would work fine in your notebook PC
Answered by: Dale
Date published: 2016-09-16

Is this compatable with a i mac 20" 2006

Asked by: nobos
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item, We can only advise to check with Apple what drivers are supported by the product.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-08-05

It says in the Overview "This drive comes packages with Acronis® True Image WD Edition drive cloning software". Can you confirm that the Acronis SW is included with this product.

Asked by: Anonymous
Yes Acronis® True Image WD Edition is included.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-04-18

I have a toshiba satellite P300-20c laptop, would this fit and is it compatible?

Asked by: fred
This should be fine for your intended use.
Answered by: Brad
Date published: 2016-01-03

Will this be suitable for a toshiba c660

Asked by: cbcb
If your toshiba excepts a 3.5 inch drive then yes it should be fine.
Answered by: Billy
Date published: 2016-08-17

Would this drive be ok as a replacement for an Inspiron dell 6400 laptop which currently has 40gb serial ata hdd or do I also need a Sata to Sata 2 converter ? If there is such a thing.  

Asked by: David
I am pleased to advise the product you mentioned will do exactly what you require.
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2015-10-09
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A64QU WD Blue 500GB Internal 2.5 inch SATA II Hard Drive (1+) £49.99

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