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Product Information for Western Digital VelociRaptor WD3000BLHX 300 GB 2.5" Internal Hard Drive
Highlights for Western Digital VelociRaptor WD3000BLHX 300 GB 2.5" Internal Hard Drive
- Storage Capacity:300 GB
- Hard Drive Interface:SATA/300
- Rotational Speed:10000 rpm
WD VelociRaptor hard drives deliver maximum speed and reliability for blade servers, workstations, and low-end servers. With a superbly engineered combination of 10,000 RPM spin speed, SATA 6 Gb/s interface and a 32 MB cache, these drives are truly an evolution in performance.
Green Compliance Certificate/AuthorityRoHS
Learn More About Western Digital VelociRaptor WD3000BLHX 300 GB 2.5" Internal Hard Drive
Ideal ForBlade servers, workstations, and low-end servers.
Killer speed.SATA 6 Gb/s interface and 32 MB cache enhance the next generation 10,000 RPM WD VelociRaptor making it up to 15% faster than the award-winning previous generation.
Monstrous capacity.Twice the capacity of previous generations makes this the largest capacity 10,000 RPM SATA drive ever.
Rock-solid reliability.Best-in-class 1.4 million hour MTBF and 5-year limited warranty, makes these the most reliable SATA hard drives around.
SATA 3 Gb/sThe industry standard and most common interface.
5-year limited warranty
Rotary Acceleration Feed Forward (RAFF)Optimizes operation and performance when the drives are used in vibration-prone, multi-drive chassis.
NoTouch ramp load technologyThe 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.
Environmentally consciousIn addition to being ROHS compliant, this generation of WD VelociRaptor is also a halogen-free design.
|Rotational Speed||10,000 RPM (nominal)|
|Buffer Size||32 MB|
|Average Latency||3.00 ms (nominal)|
|Load/unload Cycles||600,000 minimum|
|Read Seek Time||3.6 ms (average)|
|Write Seek Time||4.2 ms (average)|
|Track-To-Track Seek Time||0.4 ms (average)|
|Buffer To Host (Serial ATA)||3 Gb/s (Max)|
|Transfer Rate (Buffer To Disk)||145 MB/s (Sustained)|
|Formatted Capacity||300,069 MB|
|Interface||SATA 3 Gb/s|
|User Sectors Per Drive||586,072,368|
|Operating Shock (Read)||65G, 2 ms|
|Non-operating Shock||300G, 2 ms|
|Idle Mode||30 dBA (average)|
|Seek Mode 0||37 dBA (average)|
|Operating||41° F to 131° F|
|Non-operating||-40° F to 158° F|
|Operating||5° C to 55° C|
|Non-operating||-40° C to 70° C|
|Operating||5-95% RH non-condensing|
|Non-operating||5-95% RH non-condensing|
|Operating||-1,000 feet to 10,000 feet|
|Non-operating||-1,000 feet to 40,000 feet|
|Operating||-305M to 3,050M|
|Non-operating||-305M to 12,200M|
|Linear||20-300 Hz, 0.75G (0 to peak)|
|Random||10-300 Hz, 0.008 g² / Hz|
Read/Write: 320 mA|
Idle: 210 mA
Standby: 5 mA
Sleep: 5 mA
Read/Write: 470 mA|
Idle: 360 mA
Standby: 130 mA
Sleep: 120 mA
Read/Write: 6.20 Watts|
Idle: 4.30 Watts
Standby: 0.70 Watts
Sleep: 0.70 Watts