Western Digital Blue - 8TB 5640RPM SATA III 6Gb/s 128MB Cache 3.5" Desktop Hard Drive - WD80EAZZ


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ManufacturerWestern Digital Corporation
SeriesWD Blue 3.5-Inch Desktop Hard Drive - PC HA500
UPC Code718037894157

Product Specs

Product Specs
Capacity8 TB
Spindle Speed5460 RPM Fluid Dynamic Bearing (FDB) Motor
Cache Buffer128 MB CacheFlow Disk Caching
Advanced FormatYes - 512e (emulation) 4096 (4Kn native) Logical Data Block Length
Form Factor3.5 Inch Internal Hard Drive
InterfaceSATA III 6Gb/sec (Generation 3)
Interface Speed6Gb/sec - Data Transfer Rate (max) Buffer to Host
Data Transfer Rateup to 185MB/sec Host to/from Drive (Sustained)
Interface ConnectorSATA (7-Pin Signal and 15-Pin Power Connector)
Recording TechnologyConventional Magnetic Recording (CMR) Technology
Life Expectancy600,000 Hours MTTF (Mean Time To Failures)
Workload Rating300,000 (Load/Unload Cycles)
Shock ResistanceOperating: 30Gs write (2ms) / 65Gs read (2ms) - Non Operating: 250Gs (2ms)
Rohs CompliantYes
Dimensions(L x W x H) 5.787 in. x 4.0 in. x 1.028 in.
ClassificationMainstream Drives

Key Features

  • Reliable for Everyday Computing
  • Western Digital Quality and Reliability
  • Capacities up to 8TB of Storage
  • State-of-the-Art Seeking Algorithms
  • Full-Track Multiple Sector Transfer Capability
  • Low Power Consumption
  • Advanced Power Management Technology
  • IntelliSeek Technology
  • NoTouch Ramp Load Technology
  • WD’s Dynamic Cache Technology
  • Native Command Queuing Technology
  • Dual Actuator Technology
  • 300,000 Load/Unload Cycles
  • Whisper Quiet Fluid Dynamic Bearing (FDB) Motors

WD Blue 3.5-inch PC HDD

WD Blue internal hard drives deliver solid reliability for office and web applications and are perfect for extra storage for desktop PCs and in-office applications. WD Blue storage is designed and manufactured with technology found in WD’s original award winning desktop and mobile storage. This allows you to use our drive with confidence, knowing that our storage technologies are proven and are reliable everyday solutions.

  • High Capacity, Proven Reliability: WD expands their award-winning desktop and mobile storage lineup with WD Blue PC hard drives. Extensively tested and built to WD’s high standards, WD Blue offers a wide variety of capacities - ranging from 250 GB to the massive 8 TB – in both desktop and mobile models. Drive WD Blue with confidence – our colors never fade.
  • Storage Capacity up to 8 TB: Boost your PC storage with WD Blue drives, the brand designed specifically for desktop and all-in-one PCs. The WD Blue family now delivers data storage capacities up to 8 TB.
  • Improve PC Performance: Pair a larger capacity drive with an SSD to give your desktop a performance and storage boost. The SSD maximizes speed of data access, while the WD Blue drive stores up to 8 TB of movies, games, files, applications and more.
  • Upgrade and Backup with Ease: WD hard drives come with free access to WD Acronis True Image. Backup and restore functions make it easy to save and retrieve your personal data without the need to reinstall the OS.
  • Trust in WD: Customers around the world know that WD’s reliability is legendary. Every WD Blue drive is designed, tested and built to last, and each ships with a 2-year limited warranty.
  • Future-Proof Your Storage: With better technology comes bigger storage needs. Cameras that record ultra-high definition video at 4K resolution at 30 frames per second require a ton of storage. Handling all that media is a snap with our 8 TB drive, capable of storing up to 300+ hours of 4K video.

Additional Features

  • 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.
  • IntelliSeek - Calculates optimum seek speeds to lower power consumption, noise and vibration.
  • Low Power Consumption - State-of-the-art seeking algorithms and advanced power management features help ensure low power consumption.
  • Data LifeGuard Advanced - algorithms monitor your drive continuously so it stays in optimum health.

     Best Fit Applications

  • Desktop PCs
  • All-in-One PCs
  • Home Media PCs
  • External Enclosures


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