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 83.00 36.14
Western Digital RE4-GP WD2002FYPS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 2000 5 74.00 27.03
Seagate Barracuda ST2000DM001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 74.44 26.87
Western Digital Green WD20EZRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 2000 2 74.99 26.67
Hitachi 0F10452 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 2000 75.00 26.67
Western Digital Caviar Green WD20EADS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 2000 3 76.00 26.32
Hitachi Ultrastar A7K1000 HUA721010KLA330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 40.00 25.00
Toshiba PH3200U-1I72 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 82.29 24.30
Seagate Barracuda ES.2 ST31000340NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 42.01 23.80
Western Digital RE3 WD1002FBYS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 45.00 22.22
HP Midline 454146-B21 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 45.00 22.22
Seagate Constellation ES ST31000524NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 45.01 22.22
Seagate Barracuda ST1000DM003 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 47.25 21.16
Western Digital Caviar Green WD15EARS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 1500 3 71.90 20.86
Western Digital Caviar Green WD15EADS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1500 3 72.00 20.83
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EURX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 3 48.94 20.43
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EURS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 1000 3 48.95 20.43
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.B 0A38016 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 1000 49.00 20.41
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 2 49.45 20.22
Western Digital Caviar Green WD15EARX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1500 3 74.50 20.13
Western Digital Caviar Green WDBAAY0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 50.19 19.92
Toshiba DT01ACA Series DT01ACA100 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 2 52.25 19.14
Toshiba DT01ACA100 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 54.99 18.19
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EZRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 2 54.99 18.19
Western Digital WD1001FAES SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 54.99 18.19
Hitachi Deskstar E7K1000 hde721010sla330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 57.00 17.54
Western Digital Re WD1003FBYZ SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 60.00 16.67
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EADS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 60.01 16.66
Seagate Constellation ES ST1000NM0011 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 60.01 16.66
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST31000524AS SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 61.01 16.39
Seagate ST310005N1A1AS-RK SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 61.27 16.32
Western Digital WD Purple WD10PURX SATA 6 Gb/s 1000 62.50 16.00
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EALS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 62.99 15.88
Western Digital RE4 WD1003FBYX SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 63.01 15.87
Western Digital WDBH2D0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 64.49 15.51
Seagate SV35.5 ST1000VX000 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 64.99 15.39
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST31000528AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 66.01 15.15
Western Digital Red WD10EFRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 5 66.99 14.93
Seagate Pipeline HD ST1000VM002 SATA 3 Gb/s 5900 64 1000 69.99 14.29
Western Digital Black WD1003FZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 74.99 13.34
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C HDS721010CLA332 (0F10383) SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 79.01 12.66
Samsung F1 RAID Class HE103UJ SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 80.00 12.50
Western Digital Caviar Black WD1001FALS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 83.45 11.98
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31000340AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 85.00 11.76
Western Digital WDBMMA0010HNC-NRSN SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 64 1000 85.21 11.74
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EADX SATA 6 Gb/s 32 1000 85.55 11.69
Samsung Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 88.55 11.29
Western Digital Se WD1002F9YZ SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 128 1000 89.99 11.11
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EALX SATA 6 Gb/s 32 1000 3 90.00 11.11
Hitachi Ultrastar A7K2000 hua722010cla330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 95.00 10.53
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EAVS SATA 3 Gb/s 8 1000 100.01 10.00
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EARX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 3 103.00 9.71
Hitachi Deskstar HDT721010SLA360 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 1000 108.00 9.26
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31000333AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 109.00 9.17
Seagate Constellation CS ST1000NC001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 110.00 9.09
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EVDS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 112.85 8.86
Seagate Constellation ES.3 ST1000NM0053 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 128 1000 5 112.99 8.85
Seagate Barracuda LP ST31000520AS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 113.35 8.82
Seagate SV35.5 ST31000525SV SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 139.12 7.19
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10000LSRTL SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 3 141.53 7.07
HP StorageWorks MSA2 AJ740A SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 143.00 6.99
G-TECH 0G00149 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 8 1000 3 146.86 6.81
Western Digital Caviar Black WD1002FAEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 157.00 6.37
Western Digital VelociRaptor WD1000DHTZ SATA 6 Gb/s 10000 64 1000 5 223.22 4.48
Toshiba MG03ACA400 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 246.69 4.05
Western Digital Caviar Black WDBAAZ0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 249.00 4.02
IBM 43W7630 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 275.00 3.64
Seagate Constellation ES ST1000NM0031 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 275.59 3.63
Hitachi Deskstar H3IK10003272SP SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 1040.88 0.96
Seagate ST1000DX001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1TB+8GB 75.99 0.00

Price History

Recent Price Changes

2014-10-28 $63.01 -11.99
2014-10-28 $75.00 +11.99
2014-10-27 $63.01 +3.00
2014-10-24 $60.01 -9.99
2014-10-22 $70.00 +8.00
2014-10-21 $62.00 -8.00
2014-10-17 $70.00 +0.01
2014-10-16 $69.99 +0.98
2014-10-16 $69.01 +1.03
2014-10-15 $67.98 +5.98

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)

External links

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