The WD5000LPVX 500GB Blue SATA 2.5" Mobile Hard Drive from WD delivers performance and reliability while providing you with the space you need to hold an large amount of photos, videos and files. These drives are designed for use as primary drives in notebooks and external enclosures. It is compatible with both Windows and Mac.
Low power consumption - State of the art seeking algorithms and advanced power management features ensure low power consumption and long battery life.
Quiet - In a notebook drive, silence is golden. WD's exclusive noise reducing technologies yield one of the quietest 2.5 inch hard drives on the market.
The original - WD Blue drives are designed and manufactured with the proven technology found in WD's original award winning hard drives.
WD Quality - Built to the highest standards of quality and reliability, these drives offer the features and capacity ideal for your everyday computing needs.
Upgrading your drive is easy - Acronis True Image WD Edition Software, available as a free download on the WD Support site, 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.
Compatible - Our latest generation of 7 mm 2.5-inch mobile drives is designed for thin and light mobile applications, and is also compatible with most standard 9.5 mm bays
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.