Killer speed - SATA 6 Gb/s
interface and 64 MB cache enhance the next generation 10,000 RPM WD VelociRaptor making it up to 15% faster than the award-winning
Monstrous capacity - WD VelociRaptor
SATA drives are available in capacities up to 600 GB, double the
capacity of the previous generation.
Rock-solid reliability - Designed and
manufactured to mission-critical enterprise-class standards to provide
enterprise reliability in high duty cycle environments. With 1.4
million hours MTBF, these drives have the highest available
reliability rating on a high capacity SATA drive.
Ultra-cool operation - Consumes less
idle power and uses similar active power as the previous generation WD
VelociRaptor, while offering double the capacity and higher
IcePack mounting frame - The 2.5-inch
WD VelociRaptor is enclosed in a backplane-ready 3.5-inch
enterprise-class mounting frame with a built-in heat sink that keeps
this powerful little drive extra cool when installed in high-performance
Rotary Acceleration Feed Forward (RAFF) -
Optimizes operation and performance when the drives are used in
vibration-prone, multi-drive chassis.
NoTouch ramp load technology - The
recording head never touches the disk media ensuring significantly
less wear to the recording head and media as well as better drive
protection in transit.
Environmentally conscious - In
addition to being ROHS compliant, this generation of WD VelociRaptor
is also a halogen-free design.