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 62.95 47.66
Hitachi 0F10452 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 2000 59.00 33.90
Western Digital RE4-GP WD2003FYPS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 60.00 33.33
Seagate Constellation ES ST32000644NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 5 64.99 30.77
Seagate Pipeline HD ST2000VM002 SATA 3 Gb/s 5900 64 2000 65.00 30.77
Hitachi Deskstar 5K3000 HDS5C3020ALA632 SATA 6 Gb/s 32 2000 67.79 29.50
Seagate Barracuda ST2000DM001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 69.99 28.58
Toshiba DT01ACA200 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 2 77.99 25.64
Western Digital Caviar Green WD20EARX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 2000 2 79.00 25.32
Western Digital Green WD20EZRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 2000 2 79.77 25.07
Western Digital AV-GP WD20EURX SATA 3 Gb/s 64 2000 3 79.90 25.03
Toshiba PH3200U-1I72 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 2000 79.99 25.00
Western Digital AV-GP WD15EVDS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1500 3 60.00 25.00
Western Digital RE3 WD1002FBYS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 40.01 24.99
Hitachi Ultrastar A7K1000 HUA721010KLA330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 41.25 24.24
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.B 0A38016 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 1000 41.90 23.87
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EAVS SATA 3 Gb/s 8 1000 42.01 23.80
Western Digital Caviar Green WD15EADS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1500 3 66.25 22.64
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 45.45 22.00
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EURS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 1000 3 46.13 21.68
Hitachi Deskstar E7K1000 hde721010sla330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 48.00 20.83
Seagate Barracuda ES.2 ST31000340NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 49.00 20.41
Western Digital AV-GP WD15EURS SATA 3 Gb/s 64 1500 3 73.99 20.27
Seagate Barracuda Green ST1500DL003 SATA 6 Gb/s 5900 64 1500 75.00 20.00
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 WD10EURX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 3 50.49 19.81
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST31000524AS SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 51.01 19.60
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 2 51.68 19.35
Samsung EcoGreen F2 Series HD103SI SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 55.00 18.18
Samsung Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 55.00 18.18
Western Digital WD Purple WD10PURX SATA 6 Gb/s 1000 56.49 17.70
Western Digital Red WD10EFRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 5 58.49 17.10
Seagate ST310005N1A1AS-RK SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 59.99 16.67
Western Digital WDBH2D0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 59.99 16.67
Seagate SV35.5 ST1000VX000 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 59.99 16.67
Western Digital RE4 WD1003FBYX SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 60.01 16.66
Western Digital AV-GP WD10EVDS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 65.00 15.38
Western Digital Caviar Green WDBAAY0010HNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 65.95 15.16
Western Digital Black WD1003FZEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 69.99 14.29
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EALX SATA 6 Gb/s 32 1000 3 77.98 12.82
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C HDS721010CLA332 (0F10383) SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 79.01 12.66
Western Digital Caviar Black WD1001FALS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 5 79.45 12.59
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31000333AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 80.00 12.50
Seagate Constellation ES ST1000NM0011 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 84.60 11.82
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EZRX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 2 85.78 11.66
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EARX SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 3 86.99 11.50
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 ST31000340AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 88.00 11.36
Seagate SV35.5 ST31000525SV SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 89.10 11.22
Samsung F1 RAID Class HE103UJ SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 92.99 10.75
Western Digital Re WD1003FBYZ SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 93.71 10.67
Western Digital Se WD1002F9YZ SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 128 1000 96.00 10.42
Hitachi Deskstar HDT721010SLA360 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 1000 98.00 10.20
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 ST31000528AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 3 102.50 9.76
Hitachi Ultrastar A7K2000 hua722010cla330 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 1000 102.85 9.72
Western Digital Caviar Black WD1002FAEX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 5 109.60 9.12
Seagate Constellation CS ST1000NC001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 110.00 9.09
Seagate Barracuda LP ST31000520AS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 111.81 8.94
Western Digital WDBMMA0010HNC-NRSN SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 64 1000 112.00 8.93
Western Digital Caviar Blue WD10EALS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 113.00 8.85
Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EADS SATA 3 Gb/s 32 1000 3 115.95 8.62
HP StorageWorks MSA2 AJ740A SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 129.13 7.74
Seagate Constellation ES.3 ST1000NM0053 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 128 1000 5 135.35 7.39
HP GE262UT SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 139.71 7.16
Seagate Barracuda Green ST1000DL002 SATA 3 Gb/s 5900 32 1000 147.45 6.78
Hitachi Deskstar H3IK10003272SP SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 149.95 6.67
Western Digital VelociRaptor WD1000DHTZ SATA 6 Gb/s 10000 64 1000 5 204.49 4.89
Toshiba MG03ACA400 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 212.06 4.72
Seagate Constellation ES ST1000NM0031 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1000 275.59 3.63
IBM 43W7630 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 1000 305.00 3.28
Seagate ST1000DX001 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 1TB+8GB 74.00 0.00

Price History

Recent Price Changes

2015-05-23 $60.01 -9.74
2015-05-20 $69.75 +6.00
2015-05-20 $63.75 +3.74
2015-05-12 $60.01 -9.74
2015-05-12 $69.75 +6.10
2015-05-12 $63.65 -6.35
2015-05-11 $70.00 +9.99
2015-05-11 $60.01 -29.98
2015-04-30 $89.99 -0.16
2015-04-29 $90.15 +11.75

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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