Western Digital announces the launch ofa new hard drive in 2.5 inch format with a capacity of 1 TB showing athickness of 9.5mm,the WD Scorpio Blue SATA 1 TB (WD10JPVT).
This is a hard drive that measures 2.5inches 100.2 x 69.85 x 9.5 mm and weighs 110 grams.
It features two 500GB platters at 5400rev / min with an 8 MB cache, a latency of 5.50m and a SATA II (3 Gb/ s).
This hard drive consumes 1.4W read /write, 0.59W when idle and 0.18W in standby or sleep.Side noise, ittakes an average of 22 dB when idle and 25 dB in operation(WhisperDrive technology for silent) mode where it supports the shockof 400G (1000G non-operating) through technology ShockGuard.
It is equipped with the AdvancedFormat, and has SecurePark technology that parks the read headsduring the rotation and stopping of the drive to improve thelong-term reliability.