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/$)
Seagate Barracuda ST3000DM001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 3000 72.99 41.10
Hitachi Ultrastar HUA723030ALA641 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 3000 5 79.95 37.52
Western Digital Caviar Green WD25EZRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 2500 2 83.78 29.84
Western Digital Caviar Green WD15EADS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1500 3 56.99 26.32
Toshiba DT01ACA200 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 2 79.75 25.08
Seagate Barracuda Green ST2000DL003 SATA 6 Gb/s 5900 64 2000 79.95 25.02
Seagate Barracuda ST2000DM001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 84.81 23.58
Western Digital Green WD20EZRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 2000 2 84.99 23.53
Toshiba PH3200U-1I72 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 86.00 23.26
Seagate Barracuda STBD2000101 SATA 7200 2000 92.99 21.51
Hitachi Deskstar 5K3000 HDS5C3020ALA632 SATA 6 Gb/s 32 2000 95.00 21.05
Western Digital AV-GP WD20EURS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 2000 3 95.00 21.05
Seagate SV35.5 ST2000VX000 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 95.00 21.05
Western Digital WD Purple WD20PURX SATA 6 Gb/s 2000 95.93 20.85
Western Digital Red WD20EFRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 2000 5 96.99 20.62
Western Digital Caviar Green WD15EARS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 1500 3 73.90 20.30
Western Digital AV-GP WD20EURX SATA 3 Gb/s 64 2000 3 99.22 20.16
Western Digital WDBH2D0020HNC-NRSN SATA 6 Gb/s 64 2000 99.98 20.00
Seagate Barracuda ES.2 ST31000340NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 49.99 20.00
Hitachi Ultrastar A7K1000 HUA721010KLA330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 50.00 20.00
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31500341AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1500 3 79.75 18.81
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 2 53.33 18.75
Western Digital AV-GP WD15EURS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 1500 3 81.70 18.36
Western Digital RE3 WD1002FBYS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 54.74 18.27
Seagate Barracuda ST1000DM003 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 54.99 18.19
HP Midline 454146-B21 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 55.00 18.18
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EURS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 1000 3 56.01 17.85
Toshiba DT01ACA100 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 58.46 17.11
Seagate Constellation ES ST31000524NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 59.00 16.95
Hitachi Deskstar 5K3000 HDS5C3015ALA632 SATA 6 Gb/s 32 1500 89.83 16.70
Seagate ST310005N1A1AS-RK SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 59.99 16.67
Seagate Constellation ES ST1000NM0011 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 59.99 16.67
Toshiba DT01ACA Series DT01ACA100 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 2 60.25 16.60
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EADS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 63.01 15.87
Seagate Barracuda Green ST1500DL003 SATA 6 Gb/s 5900 64 1500 95.00 15.79
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EURX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 3 64.99 15.39
Seagate Barracuda LP ST31500541AS SATA 3 Gb/s 5900 32 1500 3 98.00 15.31
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EZRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 2 65.95 15.16
Western Digital WD Purple WD10PURX SATA 6 Gb/s 1000 66.59 15.02
Seagate SV35.5 ST1000VX000 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 68.45 14.61
Western Digital Red WD10EFRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 5 69.44 14.40
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST31000528AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 69.99 14.29
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EALS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 70.80 14.12
Western Digital WDBH2D0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 74.80 13.37
Seagate Pipeline HD ST1000VM002 SATA 3 Gb/s 5900 64 1000 74.99 13.34
Western Digital WD1001FAES SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 75.00 13.33
Western Digital Caviar Black WD1001FALS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 76.95 13.00
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31000340AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 79.00 12.66
Hitachi Deskstar E7K1000 hde721010sla330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 79.19 12.63
Western Digital Black WD1003FZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 79.98 12.50
Western Digital WDBMMA0010HNC-NRSN SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 64 1000 79.99 12.50
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST31000524AS SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 80.00 12.50
Seagate Constellation CS ST1000NC001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 83.40 11.99
Western Digital RE4 WD1003FBYX SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 83.95 11.91
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.B 0A38016 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 1000 83.99 11.91
Western Digital Caviar Green WDBAAY0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 86.99 11.50
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31000333AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 89.00 11.24
Samsung F1 RAID Class HE103UJ SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 92.99 10.75
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EALX SATA 6 Gb/s 32 1000 3 97.80 10.22
Hitachi Ultrastar A7K2000 hua722010cla330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 99.00 10.10
Western Digital Re WD1003FBYZ SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 99.99 10.00
Samsung Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 99.99 10.00
Western Digital Caviar Black WD1002FAEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 101.26 9.88
Seagate Constellation ES.3 ST1000NM0053 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 128 1000 5 109.99 9.09
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EARX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 3 119.00 8.40
G-TECH 0G00149 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 8 1000 3 130.30 7.67
HP StorageWorks MSA2 AJ740A SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 150.00 6.67
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C HDS721010CLA332 (0F10383) SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 155.42 6.43
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EAVS SATA 3 Gb/s 8 1000 188.01 5.32
Western Digital VelociRaptor WD1000DHTZ SATA 6 Gb/s 10000 64 1000 5 196.86 5.08
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EVDS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 225.00 4.44
IBM 43W7630 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 234.00 4.27
Seagate Barracuda LP ST31000520AS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 239.70 4.17
Toshiba MG03ACA400 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 265.00 3.77
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 3 291.60 3.43
Hitachi Deskstar H3IK10003272SP SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 1134.90 0.88
Seagate ST1000DX001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1TB+8GB 83.23 0.00

Price History

Recent Price Changes

2014-04-14 $83.95 +2.80
2014-04-14 $81.15 +2.20
2014-04-09 $78.95 +1.95
2014-04-08 $77.00 -1.95
2014-04-02 $78.95 -6.00
2014-03-27 $84.95 +5.00
2014-03-25 $79.95 +0.98
2014-03-24 $78.97 -0.98
2014-03-23 $79.95 -5.04
2014-03-19 $84.99 +3.00

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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