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 56.40 53.19
Western Digital WD25EZRS SATA 3 Gb/s 2500 65.88 37.95
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EZRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 2 29.99 33.34
Hitachi 0F10452 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 2000 61.00 32.79
Western Digital RE4-GP WD2003FYPS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 62.15 32.18
Seagate Constellation ES ST32000644NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 5 64.99 30.77
Western Digital Caviar Green WD20EARX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 2000 2 65.00 30.77
Western Digital WD Purple WD20PURX SATA 6 Gb/s 2000 69.62 28.73
Seagate Pipeline HD ST2000VM002 SATA 3 Gb/s 5900 64 2000 69.95 28.59
Western Digital Green WD20EZRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 2000 2 69.99 28.58
Hitachi Deskstar 5K3000 HDS5C3020ALA632 SATA 6 Gb/s 32 2000 69.99 28.58
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.B 0A38016 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 1000 40.00 25.00
Hitachi Ultrastar A7K1000 HUA721010KLA330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 40.00 25.00
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31500341AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1500 3 64.00 23.44
Western Digital RE3 WD1002FBYS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 43.00 23.26
Seagate Barracuda ES.2 ST31000340NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 43.00 23.26
HP Midline 454146-B21 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 43.00 23.26
Western Digital Caviar Green WD15EARS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 1500 3 64.99 23.08
Western Digital Caviar Green WD15EADS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1500 3 68.55 21.88
Hitachi Deskstar E7K1000 hde721010sla330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 48.85 20.47
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 2 49.43 20.23
Samsung EcoGreen F2 Series HD103SI SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 49.95 20.02
Samsung Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 49.95 20.02
Seagate Constellation ES ST31000524NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 49.99 20.00
Seagate Barracuda ST1000DM003 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 49.99 20.00
Western Digital RE4 WD1003FBYX SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 50.00 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 AV-GP WD10EURX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 3 52.99 18.87
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST31000524AS SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 54.00 18.52
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST31000528AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 56.50 17.70
Western Digital WD Purple WD10PURX SATA 6 Gb/s 1000 57.95 17.26
Western Digital WDBH2D0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 57.99 17.24
Seagate Constellation ES ST1000NM0011 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 58.00 17.24
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EAVS SATA 3 Gb/s 8 1000 59.45 16.82
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EURS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 1000 3 59.95 16.68
Western Digital Caviar Green WDBAAY0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 59.95 16.68
Western Digital WDBMMA0010HNC-NRSN SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 64 1000 61.64 16.22
Seagate ST310005N1A1AS-RK SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 61.88 16.16
Seagate SV35.5 ST1000VX000 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 61.99 16.13
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31000340AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 64.00 15.63
Western Digital Red WD10EFRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 5 64.99 15.39
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C HDS721010CLA332 (0F10383) SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 71.28 14.03
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EALX SATA 6 Gb/s 32 1000 3 74.95 13.34
Western Digital Black WD1003FZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 74.99 13.34
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EADS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 77.00 12.99
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31000333AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 79.95 12.51
Samsung F1 RAID Class HE103UJ SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 80.56 12.41
Western Digital Re WD1003FBYZ SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 84.99 11.77
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EADX SATA 6 Gb/s 32 1000 85.55 11.69
Western Digital Se WD1002F9YZ SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 128 1000 93.78 10.66
Western Digital Caviar Black WD1001FALS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 94.30 10.60
Hitachi Ultrastar A7K2000 hua722010cla330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 95.00 10.53
Seagate Barracuda LP ST31000520AS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 95.73 10.45
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
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EVDS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 99.00 10.10
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EALS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 105.50 9.48
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 Green WD10EARX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 3 114.99 8.70
HP GE262UT SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 127.83 7.82
Seagate Barracuda Green ST1000DL002 SATA 3 Gb/s 5900 32 1000 134.86 7.42
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 143.00 6.99
Hitachi Deskstar H3IK10003272SP SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 149.95 6.67
Western Digital VelociRaptor WD1000DHTZ SATA 6 Gb/s 10000 64 1000 5 194.00 5.15
IBM 43W7630 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 195.00 5.13
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10000LSRTL SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 3 199.00 5.03
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
Western Digital Caviar Black WDBAAZ0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 326.84 3.06

Price History

Recent Price Changes

2015-02-21 $50.00 -6.01
2015-02-21 $56.01 -7.98
2015-02-21 $63.99 +7.98
2015-02-18 $56.01 -7.98
2015-02-17 $63.99 +3.99
2015-02-17 $60.00 -3.99
2015-02-15 $63.99 +5.99
2015-02-13 $58.00 -5.99
2015-02-12 $63.99 +0.24
2015-02-12 $63.75 -0.23

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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