Western Digital VelociRaptor WD1000DHTZ (1000 GB)

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Item 8440: Western Digital VelociRaptor 1 TB WD1000DHTZ
BrandWestern Digital
FamilyVelociRaptor
PartWD1000DHTZ
Size1000 GB
Cache64 MB
RPM10000
Form Factor3.5"
InterfaceSATA
Speed6 Gb/s
Warranty5 year
WD1000DHTZ Reviews10 (avg: 4.0/5)
Disk Cache (MB) Size (GB) Warranty Years Best Price Vendor Value (GB/$)
Western Digital VelociRaptor WD1000DHTZ 64 1000 5 0.00

Manufacturer's Specs

General
InterfaceSATA 6 Gb/s
Capacity1 TB
User Sectors Per Drive1,953,525,169
Performance
Rotational Speed10,000 RPM (nominal)
Buffer Size64 MB
Load/unload Cycles600,000 minimum
Buffer To Host (Serial ATA)6 Gb/s (Max)
Power
Read/Write5.10 Watts
Idle4.20 Watts
Standby1.10 Watts
Sleep1.10 Watts
Acoustics
Idle Mode30 dBA (average)
Seek Mode 037 dBA (average)
Physical
Height26.1 mm
Depth147 mm
Width101.6 mm
Weight0.50 kg

External links

Western Digital WD1000DHTZ Reviews & Benchmarks

Tech ARP - Western Digital VelociRaptors Vs. Solid State Drives Rev. 2.0 - Aug. 21, 2012
Tom's Hardware - Western Digital VelociRaptor WD1000DHTZ Review - Aug. 2, 2012
Silent PC Review - WD VelociRaptor 1TB and Scorpio Blue 500GB - June 10, 2012
Bjorn3D - Western Digital VelociRaptor 1TB Hard Drive (8/10) Bronze Bear Award - May 4, 2012
TechwareLabs - TechwareLabs reviews the new WD Velociraptor (WD1000DHTZ) Awesome Hardware - April 24, 2012
Legit Reviews - Western Digital VelociRaptor 1TB Hard Drive Review - April 16, 2012
Hot Hardware - WD VelociRaptor 1TB 10K RPM SATA III Hard Drive Recommended - April 16, 2012

Other Western Digital VelociRaptor Reviews & Benchmarks

Techgage - Western Digital VelociRaptor 600GB - May 24, 2010
Legit Reviews - WD VelociRaptor 600GB SATA 6Gbps Hard Drive Review - April 6, 2010
Benchmark Reviews - WD VelociRaptor Hard Drive - July 27, 2009
Silent PC Review - WD VelociRaptor: A Triple Crown - June 11, 2008
Hot Hardware - Western Digital Velociraptor 300GB SATA HD - April 21, 2008

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