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Western Digital Caviar RE SATA 160 GB 160GB Serial ATA hard disk drive

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Caviar RE SATA 160 GB
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WD1600YD
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Hard disk drives are today\'s fastest permanent storage media and have a large capacity. For this two reasons they are the most used storage medium in computers and servers. When buying a new hard disk, there are three important things to consider:\
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- The connection of the disk to the computer or other device you will be using it with has a big influence on the speed with which data can be read from/written to the disk. Make sure the connection of the disk you buy is compatible with your computer!\
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- The rotational speed is also important for the speed with which data can be read from/written to the disk and determines the time it takes to find a file on the disk.\
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- Last but not least, the storage capacity of the disk, i.e. the amount of data that can be stored on the disk.
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Long product name Western Digital Caviar RE SATA 160 GB 160GB Serial ATA hard disk drive :
The short editorial description of Western Digital Caviar RE SATA 160 GB 160GB Serial ATA hard disk drive

Caviar RE SATA 160 GB, 7200 RPM, 16 MB Cache
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Western Digital Caviar RE SATA 160 GB 160GB Serial ATA hard disk drive:
The official marketing text of Western Digital Caviar RE SATA 160 GB 160GB Serial ATA hard disk drive as supplied by the manufacturer
Designed and built to enterprise standards, WD Caviar RE drives provide exceptional reliability and performance in 24/7 environments.

Manufactured and optimized for enterprise applications, WD Caviar RE SATA 1.5 Gb/s drives offer enterprise-specific features that make them exceptionally reliable for high-capacity nearline storage applications.

Key Features
- RAID-specific time-limited error recovery improves compatibility with RAID adapters, and prevents drive fallout caused by the extended hard drive error-recovery processes common to desktop hard drives.
- 1 million hours MTBF meets enterprise-class reliability standards, backed by an industry-leading five-year warranty.
- 16 MB cache and 1.5 Gb/s data transfer rate

Ideal for
- Servers
- Network attached storage
- Scientific computing
- Life sciences
- Video surveillance
- Enterprise backup
- Document/image management
- Audio/video media applications
- Other demanding write-intensive applications

Note: For high performance desktop applications, consider WD Caviar SE16 drives.
Short summary description Western Digital Caviar RE SATA 160 GB 160GB Serial ATA hard disk drive:
This short summary of the Western Digital Caviar RE SATA 160 GB 160GB Serial ATA hard disk drive data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Western Digital Caviar RE SATA 160 GB, 160 GB, Serial ATA, 7200 RPM, 3.5", 16 MB, 10.9 ms
Long summary description Western Digital Caviar RE SATA 160 GB 160GB Serial ATA hard disk drive :

Western Digital Caviar RE SATA 160 GB. Hard drive capacity: 160 GB, Hard drive interface: Serial ATA, Hard drive speed: 7200 RPM. Width: 4" (101.6 mm), Height: 1.03" (26.1 mm), Depth: 5.79" (147 mm). Hard disk transfer rate: 1500 Mbit/s

This is an auto-generated long summary of Western Digital Caviar RE SATA 160 GB 160GB Serial ATA hard disk drive based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.

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Hard drive
Hard drive capacity *
160 GB
Hard drive interface *
Serial ATA
Hard drive speed *
7200 RPM
Hard drive size *
3.5"
Drive device, buffer size
16 MB
Write seek
10.9 ms
Read seek
8.9 ms
Average latency
4.2 ms
Track to track seek time (read/write)
2 ms
Bytes per sector
512
Hard disk number of heads
3
System requirements
Mac compatibility
No
Operational conditions
Operating temperature (T-T)
5 - 55 °C
Operating relative humidity (H-H)
5 - 95%
Storage relative humidity (H-H)
5 - 95%
Weight & dimensions
Width
4" (101.6 mm)
Height
1.03" (26.1 mm)
Depth
5.79" (147 mm)
Weight
21.2 oz (600 g)
Other features
Hard disk transfer rate
1500 Mbit/s
Internal
Yes
Sustained data rate
61 MB/s
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2017-03-01
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anandtech.com
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2017-03-01
Western Digital was founded in 1970 and began designing and manufacturing hard drives in 1988. The company is headquartered in Lake Forest, California, and employs approximately 23,000 people worldwide. Their innovative manufacturing facilities are loc...
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