The 500GB Desktop Mainstream HDD Retail Kit from WD formerly known as the WD Caviar Blue HDD features a SATA 6 Gb/s interface along with a large 500GB storage capacity giving you fast access to a large amount of data. Installation and configuration of this drive is simple regardless of your operating system or desktop configuration as this drive has undergone a variety of tests to ensure enhanced system compatibility.
- Tested For Compatibility
- This drive is tested on hundreds of systems along with a variety of platforms ensuring enhanced system compatibility.
- 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.
- Upgrading the Drive is Easy
- Seamlessly migrate your current system to your new WD Desktop Mainstream drive using Acronis True Image WD Edition software, available as a free download on the WD Support site. This software 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.
- Low Power Consumption
- This WD drive is designed for energy efficiency using a variety of algorithms and advanced power management features to ensure reduced power consumption.