The WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSD utilizes 3D NAND technology for capacities up to 2TB* with enhanced reliability. Featuring an active power draw up to 25% lower** than previous generations of WD Blue SSDs, you’re able to work longer before recharging your laptop, while sequential read speeds up to 560MB/s and sequential write speeds up to 530MB/s give the speed you want for your most demanding computing applications.*** Combined with the free. you can confidently upgrade your system to the WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSD. |*As used for storage capacity, one terabyte (TB) = one trillion bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending on operating environment. |** Active power draws are up to 25% lower during sequential reads than previous generations of WD Blue SSD at the 500GB capacity point. |***As used for transfer rate or interface, megabyte per second (MB/s) = one million bytes per second and gigabit per second (Gb/s) = one billion bits per second.

Technical Specifications

Hard Drive‎500 GB Solid State Hard Drive
Number of USB 2.0 Ports‎1
Brand‎Western Digital
Series‎Blue
Item model number‎WDS500G2B0B
Hardware Platform‎PC
Operating System‎Windows
Item Weight‎0.388 ounces
Product Dimensions‎3.15 x 0.87 x 0.09 inches
Item Dimensions LxWxH‎3.15 x 0.87 x 0.09 inches
Color‎Blue
Computer Memory Type‎DDR4 SDRAM
Flash Memory Size‎500 GB
Hard Drive Interface‎SATA 3 GB/s
Voltage‎12 Volts
Batteries‎1 Lithium ion batteries required.
Manufacturer‎Western Digital
ASIN‎B073SBX6TY
Country of Origin‎Thailand
Is Discontinued By Manufacturer‎No
Date First Available‎July 27, 2017
Customer Reviews4.8 out of 5 stars 10,218 ratings 4.8 out of 5 stars
Best Sellers Rank#58 in Internal Solid State Drives
Digital Storage Capacity500 GB
Compatible DevicesWindows
Hard Disk InterfaceSATA 3 GB/s
BrandWestern Digital
SeriesBlue
Specific Uses For ProductBusiness, personal
Connectivity TechnologySATA
Hard Disk Form Factor2.5 Inches
Hard Disk Size500 GB
Form Factor2.5 in|m.2 2280