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 59.95 50.04
Western Digital RE4-GP WD2003FYPS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 59.95 33.36
Seagate Constellation ES ST32000644NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 5 59.99 33.34
Hitachi 0F10452 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 2000 64.00 31.25
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
Western Digital AV-GP WD20EURS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 2000 3 68.45 29.22
Seagate Barracuda ST2000DM001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 74.99 26.67
Western Digital RE4-GP WD2002FYPS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 2000 5 75.00 26.67
Hitachi Ultrastar A7K1000 HUA721010KLA330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 41.01 24.38
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EAVS SATA 3 Gb/s 8 1000 42.01 23.80
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.B 0A38016 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 1000 42.08 23.76
Western Digital RE3 WD1002FBYS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 42.45 23.56
Seagate Barracuda ST1000DM003 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 43.05 23.23
Western Digital Caviar Green WD15EADS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1500 3 66.25 22.64
Hitachi Deskstar E7K1000 hde721010sla330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 44.85 22.30
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EURX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 3 44.90 22.27
Seagate Constellation ES ST31000524NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 45.01 22.22
Seagate Barracuda ES.2 ST31000340NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 48.00 20.83
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EURS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 1000 3 49.00 20.41
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C HDS721010CLA332 (0F10383) SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 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
Western Digital AV-GP WD15EVDS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1500 3 76.00 19.74
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST31000524AS SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 52.01 19.23
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 2 52.59 19.02
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EALX SATA 6 Gb/s 32 1000 3 54.00 18.52
Western Digital RE4 WD1003FBYX SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 56.01 17.85
Western Digital WD Purple WD10PURX SATA 6 Gb/s 1000 57.39 17.42
Western Digital Caviar Green WDBAAY0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 59.95 16.68
Seagate ST310005N1A1AS-RK SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 59.99 16.67
Seagate SV35.5 ST1000VX000 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 59.99 16.67
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EVDS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 60.00 16.67
Western Digital Red WD10EFRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 5 63.98 15.63
Western Digital WDBH2D0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 64.40 15.53
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EZRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 2 66.82 14.97
Hitachi Deskstar H3IK10003272SP SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 69.00 14.49
Western Digital WDBMMA0010HNC-NRSN SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 64 1000 69.99 14.29
Western Digital Black WD1003FZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 69.99 14.29
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31000333AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 79.50 12.58
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 Green WD10EARX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 3 86.99 11.50
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EADS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 88.00 11.36
Western Digital Re WD1003FBYZ SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 89.76 11.14
Samsung F1 RAID Class HE103UJ SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 90.00 11.11
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EALS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 90.18 11.09
Seagate Barracuda LP ST31000520AS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 91.25 10.96
Western Digital Caviar Black WD1001FALS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 94.00 10.64
Western Digital Se WD1002F9YZ SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 128 1000 94.16 10.62
Seagate SV35.5 ST31000525SV SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 94.99 10.53
Hitachi Ultrastar A7K2000 hua722010cla330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 95.00 10.53
Hitachi Deskstar HDT721010SLA360 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 1000 98.00 10.20
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31000340AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 99.99 10.00
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST31000528AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 102.05 9.80
Seagate Constellation CS ST1000NC001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 110.00 9.09
Seagate Constellation ES.3 ST1000NM0053 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 128 1000 5 110.36 9.06
HP StorageWorks MSA2 AJ740A SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 130.00 7.69
Western Digital Caviar Black WD1002FAEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 145.86 6.86
Western Digital VelociRaptor WD1000DHTZ SATA 6 Gb/s 10000 64 1000 5 185.63 5.39
IBM 43W7630 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 195.00 5.13
Toshiba MG03ACA400 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 223.50 4.47
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 69.99 0.00

Price History

Recent Price Changes

2015-04-25 $56.01 +7.01
2015-04-24 $49.00 -17.52
2015-04-22 $66.52 -3.48
2015-04-22 $70.00 +3.48
2015-04-20 $66.52 +6.51
2015-04-16 $60.01 -6.51
2015-04-16 $66.52 -3.48
2015-04-16 $70.00 +3.48
2015-04-15 $66.52 +6.51
2015-04-15 $60.01 +5.01

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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