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 75.00 40.00
Toshiba DT01ACA200 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 2 78.65 25.43
Seagate Barracuda ST2000DM001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 79.35 25.20
Western Digital RE3 WD1002FBYS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 47.00 21.28
HP Midline 454146-B21 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 48.99 20.41
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31500341AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1500 3 73.50 20.41
Seagate Barracuda ES.2 ST31000340NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 50.01 20.00
Seagate Constellation ES ST31000524NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 50.01 20.00
Seagate Barracuda ST1000DM003 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 52.92 18.90
Toshiba DT01ACA100 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 53.25 18.78
Western Digital WDBH2D0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 53.99 18.52
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EZRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 2 54.99 18.19
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 2 56.19 17.80
Toshiba DT01ACA Series DT01ACA100 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 2 56.28 17.77
Toshiba MKx002TSKB Series MK1002TSKB SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 60.00 16.67
Western Digital RE4 WD1003FBYX SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 60.01 16.66
Western Digital Caviar Green WDBAAY0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 61.79 16.18
Seagate ST310005N1A1AS-RK SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 61.99 16.13
Western Digital WD1001FAES SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 62.00 16.13
Western Digital WD Purple WD10PURX SATA 6 Gb/s 1000 63.92 15.64
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EURX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 3 64.99 15.39
Seagate SV35.5 ST1000VX000 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 64.99 15.39
Western Digital Red WD10EFRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 5 65.04 15.38
Hitachi Deskstar E7K1000 hde721010sla330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 65.45 15.28
Hitachi Ultrastar A7K1000 HUA721010KLA330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 69.75 14.34
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EADS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 70.01 14.28
Western Digital WDBMMA0010HNC-NRSN SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 64 1000 74.00 13.51
Seagate Constellation ES ST1000NM0011 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 74.00 13.51
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST31000528AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 74.49 13.42
Western Digital Black WD1003FZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 74.49 13.42
Hitachi Ultrastar A7K2000 hua722010cla330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 76.01 13.16
Samsung F1 RAID Class HE103UJ SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 80.00 12.50
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EALS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 83.00 12.05
Seagate Constellation CS ST1000NC001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 83.40 11.99
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST31000524AS SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 89.52 11.17
Western Digital Se WD1002F9YZ SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 128 1000 89.99 11.11
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31000333AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 93.00 10.75
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31000340AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 94.00 10.64
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EARX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 3 94.00 10.64
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C HDS721010CLA332 (0F10383) SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 95.00 10.53
Western Digital Re WD1003FBYZ SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 96.94 10.32
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EALX SATA 6 Gb/s 32 1000 3 109.50 9.13
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EURS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 1000 3 115.00 8.70
Seagate Constellation ES.3 ST1000NM0053 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 128 1000 5 119.78 8.35
G-TECH 0G00149 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 8 1000 3 130.72 7.65
Seagate SV35.5 ST31000525SV SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 138.00 7.25
Western Digital Caviar Black WD1001FALS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 140.00 7.14
HP StorageWorks MSA2 AJ740A SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 143.00 6.99
Seagate Barracuda LP ST31000520AS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 144.93 6.90
Western Digital Caviar Black WD1002FAEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 149.50 6.69
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EVDS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 168.00 5.95
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EAVS SATA 3 Gb/s 8 1000 188.01 5.32
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C 0F10383 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 199.95 5.00
Western Digital VelociRaptor WD1000DHTZ SATA 6 Gb/s 10000 64 1000 5 224.97 4.45
Hitachi Deskstar HDT721010SLA360 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 1000 230.00 4.35
Western Digital Caviar Black WDBAAZ0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 249.00 4.02
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.B 0A38016 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 1000 249.95 4.00
IBM 43W7630 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 275.00 3.64
Toshiba MG03ACA400 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 307.70 3.25
Hitachi Deskstar H3IK10003272SP SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 940.59 1.06
Seagate ST1000DX001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1TB+8GB 77.99 0.00

Price History

Recent Price Changes

2014-07-30 $60.01 -4.86
2014-07-30 $64.87 +4.87
2014-07-30 $60.00 +3.99
2014-07-28 $56.01 +0.01
2014-07-28 $56.00 -1.01
2014-07-28 $57.01 -3.98
2014-07-28 $60.99 -0.79
2014-07-28 $61.78 +4.77
2014-07-28 $57.01 -4.77
2014-07-28 $61.78 +0.79

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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