Western Digital RE4 WD1003FBYX (1000 GB)

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Item 4755: Western Digital RE4 1 TB WD1003FBYX
BrandWestern Digital
FamilyRE4
PartWD1003FBYX
Size1000 GB
Cache64 MB
RPM7200
Form Factor3.5"
InterfaceSATA
Speed3 Gb/s
Warranty5 year
WD1003FBYX Reviews2
Disk Interface RPM Cache (MB) Size (GB) Warranty Years Best Price Vendor Value (GB/$)
Hitachi Ultrastar HUA723030ALA641 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 3000 5 58.65 51.15
Toshiba DT01ACA300 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 3000 2 89.95 33.35
Toshiba PH3300U-1I72 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 3000 89.95 33.35
Seagate Barracuda ST3000DM001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 3000 89.99 33.34
Western Digital RE4-GP WD2003FYPS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 62.00 32.26
Seagate Constellation ES ST32000644NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 5 64.99 30.77
Hitachi 0F10452 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 2000 64.99 30.77
Hitachi Deskstar 5K3000 HDS5C3020ALA632 SATA 6 Gb/s 32 2000 66.20 30.21
Seagate Pipeline HD ST2000VM002 SATA 3 Gb/s 5900 64 2000 67.00 29.85
Seagate Barracuda ST2000DM001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 68.88 29.04
Toshiba DT01ACA200 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 2 74.99 26.67
Western Digital WDBH2D0020HNC-NRSN SATA 6 Gb/s 64 2000 75.00 26.67
Seagate Barracuda ST320005N4A1AS-RK SATA 3 Gb/s 5900 32 2000 78.84 25.37
Western Digital Caviar Green WD20EADS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 2000 3 79.01 25.31
Western Digital Green WD20EZRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 2000 2 79.99 25.00
Toshiba PH3200U-1I72 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 79.99 25.00
Western Digital RE3 WD1002FBYS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 40.01 24.99
Western Digital WD Purple WD20PURX SATA 6 Gb/s 2000 80.98 24.70
Western Digital Caviar Green WD20EARS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 2000 3 81.50 24.54
Western Digital RE4-GP WD2002FYPS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 2000 5 84.00 23.81
Western Digital AV-GP WD20EURX SATA 3 Gb/s 64 2000 3 84.00 23.81
Seagate Barracuda STBD2000101 SATA 7200 2000 84.41 23.69
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EAVS SATA 3 Gb/s 8 1000 42.45 23.56
Hitachi Ultrastar A7K1000 HUA721010KLA330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 43.00 23.26
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.B 0A38016 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 1000 43.20 23.15
Western Digital AV-GP WD15EVDS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1500 3 65.00 23.08
Seagate Barracuda ES.2 ST31000340NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 44.01 22.72
Western Digital Caviar Green WD15EADS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1500 3 66.25 22.64
Samsung Spinpoint F4 HD204UI SATA 3 Gb/s 32 2000 89.95 22.23
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EURX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 3 44.99 22.23
Seagate Barracuda ST1000DM003 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 48.50 20.62
Hitachi Deskstar E7K1000 hde721010sla330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 48.85 20.47
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EURS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 1000 3 49.95 20.02
HP Midline 454146-B21 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 50.01 20.00
Western Digital WD1001FAES SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 50.01 20.00
Toshiba DT01ACA Series DT01ACA100 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 2 52.25 19.14
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 2 53.49 18.70
Seagate Constellation ES ST31000524NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 54.01 18.52
Seagate ST310005N1A1AS-RK SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 54.16 18.46
Seagate Barracuda Green ST1500DL003 SATA 6 Gb/s 5900 64 1500 82.00 18.29
Samsung Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 55.00 18.18
Western Digital WDBH2D0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 57.99 17.24
Western Digital AV-GP WD15EURS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 1500 3 87.00 17.24
Western Digital WD Purple WD10PURX SATA 6 Gb/s 1000 58.95 16.96
Western Digital Caviar Green WD15EARS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 1500 3 88.99 16.86
Western Digital WDBMMA0010HNC-NRSN SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 64 1000 61.81 16.18
Seagate SV35.5 ST1000VX000 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 61.99 16.13
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EZRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 2 65.96 15.16
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST31000524AS SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 68.01 14.70
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31000333AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 68.47 14.60
Western Digital Caviar Green WDBAAY0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 68.99 14.49
Western Digital Red WD10EFRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 5 69.89 14.31
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C HDS721010CLA332 (0F10383) SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 69.98 14.29
Western Digital Black WD1003FZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 69.99 14.29
Western Digital RE4 WD1003FBYX SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 70.00 14.29
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31000340AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 74.47 13.43
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EALX SATA 6 Gb/s 32 1000 3 74.95 13.34
Samsung EcoGreen F2 Series HD103SI SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 75.00 13.33
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST31000528AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 76.01 13.16
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EADS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 77.99 12.82
Samsung F1 RAID Class HE103UJ SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 78.95 12.67
Hitachi Deskstar H3IK10003272SP SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 79.00 12.66
Seagate Constellation ES ST1000NM0011 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 79.85 12.52
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EADX SATA 6 Gb/s 32 1000 85.55 11.69
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EALS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 87.53 11.42
Western Digital Re WD1003FBYZ SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 89.77 11.14
Western Digital Caviar Black WD1001FALS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 93.49 10.70
Seagate Barracuda LP ST31000520AS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 94.00 10.64
Western Digital Se WD1002F9YZ SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 128 1000 94.17 10.62
Hitachi Ultrastar A7K2000 hua722010cla330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 95.00 10.53
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EVDS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 95.00 10.53
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EARX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 3 95.00 10.53
Seagate SV35.5 ST31000525SV SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 95.98 10.42
Hitachi Deskstar HDT721010SLA360 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 1000 98.00 10.20
Seagate Constellation ES.3 ST1000NM0053 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 128 1000 5 109.99 9.09
Seagate Constellation CS ST1000NC001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 110.00 9.09
Western Digital Caviar Black WD1002FAEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 139.20 7.18
HP StorageWorks MSA2 AJ740A SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 140.00 7.14
IBM 43W7630 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 195.00 5.13
Western Digital VelociRaptor WD1000DHTZ SATA 6 Gb/s 10000 64 1000 5 204.49 4.89
Toshiba MG03ACA400 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 224.00 4.46
Seagate Constellation ES ST1000NM0031 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 275.59 3.63
Seagate ST1000DX001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1TB+8GB 78.40 0.00

Price History

Recent Price Changes

2015-03-25 $70.00 +20.00
2015-03-25 $50.00 -20.00
2015-03-25 $70.00 +20.00
2015-03-23 $50.00 -14.99
2015-03-23 $64.99 +14.99
2015-03-23 $50.00 -14.99
2015-03-22 $64.99 +14.99
2015-03-19 $50.00 -14.99
2015-03-19 $64.99 +15.99
2015-03-18 $49.00 +1.00

Manufacturer's Specs

General
InterfaceSATA 3 Gb/s
Formatted Capacity1,000,204 MB
User Sectors Per Drive1,953,525,168
Capacity1 TB
Performance
Transfer Rate (Buffer To Disk)128 MB/s (Max)
Average Latency4.20 ms (nominal)
Rotational Speed7,200 RPM (nominal)
Load/unload Cycles600,000 minimum
Buffer Size64 MB
Power
Standby0.70 Watts
Read/Write7.90 Watts
Sleep0.70 Watts
Idle5.90 Watts
Acoustics
Seek Mode 325 dBA (average)
Seek Mode 029 dBA (average)
Idle Mode28 dBA (average)

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