WD 500GB AV-GP 3.5" SATA OEM Internal Hard Drive

WD 500GB AV-GP 3.5" SATA OEM Internal Hard Drive

WD 500GB AV-GP 3.5" SATA OEM Internal Hard Drive

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WD 500GB AV-GP 3.5" SATA OEM Internal Hard Drive

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Product Highlights

  • 500GB Capacity
  • Supports 12 HD Surveillance Cameras
  • 1 Million Hours MTBF
  • SilkStream Technology
  • Preemptive Wear Leveling (PWL)
  • NoTouch Ramp Load Technology
  • 6 Gb/s Data Transfer Rate
  • 32MB Cache
  • IntelliSeek and IntelliPower
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  • 1Description
Add 500GB of storage to your DVR, PVR, NVR, IPTV, and video surveillance systems with the 500GB AV-GP 3.5" SATA OEM Internal Hard Drive from WD. Designed to withstand the stresses placed on it in a 24x7 surveillance system, this drive features a low operating temperature and is optimized with SilkStream technology which lets is capture data from up to 12 simultaneous HD video streams.

This drive fits into your system's 3.5" bay and connects via the SATA 6 Gb/s interface. A 32MB cache helps to ensure uninterrupted data transfers and the drive's 300,000 load/unload cycles, combined with its 1 million hours MTBF helps ensure the drive will have a strong operational life.
24x7 Reliability
This drive is designed to last in high temperature, always-on streaming digital audio/video environments such as PVR/DVR, IPTV, and video surveillance systems
Compatible
This drive has been tested for compatibility in a broad range of AV products including set top boxes, DVR/PVR, and mainstream video surveillance systems
SilkStream
This drive has been optimized for smooth and continuous digital video playback of up to twelve simultaneous HD streams. SilkStream is compatible with the ATA streaming command set so CE customers can use standard streaming management and error recovery options
NoTouch Ramp Load Technology
The recording head never touches the disk media helping to ensure significantly less wear to the recording head and media as well as better drive protection in transit
Preemptive Wear Leveling (PWL)
The drive arm frequently sweeps across the disk to reduce uneven wear on the drive surface common to audio video streaming applications
Advanced Format (AF)
Advanced Format is a more efficient media format that enables increased areal densities
Reduced Power Consumption
WD AV-GP drives consume less power by up to 40 percent compared to 7200 rpm hard drives. Lower power means less heat and greater reliability
IntelliSeek
Calculates optimum seek speeds for lower power consumption, noise, and vibration
IntelliPower
A balance of spin speed, transfer rate, and caching algorithms that deliver both power savings and solid performance
UPC: 718037785301
In the Box
WD 500GB AV-GP 3.5" SATA OEM Internal Hard Drive
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Capacity 500 GB
    Formatted Capacity 500,107 MB
    User Sectors per Drive 976,773,168
    Form Factor 3.5"
    Advanced Format (AF) Yes
    RoHS Compliant Yes
    Performance
    Data Transfer Rate (max) Buffer to Host: 6 Gb/s
    Host to/from Drive (sustained): 130 MB/s
    Cache 32 MB
    Rotational Speed (rpm) IntelliPower
    Reliability / Data Integrity
    Load/Unload Cycles 300,000
    Non-Recoverable Read Errors Per Bits Read < 10 in 1014
    Power Management
    Average Power Requirements Read/Write: 3.7 W
    Idle: 2.6 W
    Standby and Sleep: 0.4 W
    Environmental Specifications
    Temperature Operating: 32 to 158°F / 0 to 70°C
    Non-Operating: -40 to 158°F / -40 to 70°C
    Shock Operating (2 ms, read/write): 30 Gs
    Operating (2 ms, read): 65 Gs
    Non-Operating (2 ms): 350 Gs
    Acoustics Idle: 21 dBA
    Seek (average): 22 dBA
    Physical Dimensions
    Dimensions 1.028 x 5.787 x 4.000" / 26.111 x 146.990 x 101.600 mm
    Weight 0.99 lb / 0.45 kg
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 1.35 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 8.9 x 6.1 x 3.0"

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