Western Digital 500GB
WD5000AADS AV-GP drives are the cool, quiet and reliable choice for
always-on 24/7 applications. They are designed for Desktop PC, media
center, media server, surveillance DVR, digital signage and other AV
systems requiring perfect audio and video, low heat, low power and long
Lots of storage in desktop PCs, CCTV, DVR devices.
Reduced power consumption.
Reduced power consumption makes it possible to build systems with higher
capacities and the right balance of system performance, ensured
reliability, and energy conservation.
Cool and quiet.
WD GreenPower Technology yields lower operating temperatures for
increased reliability and low acoustics perfect for ultra-quiet PCs and
These drives are built utilizing the tried and true proven
technology of the original award-winning WD Caviar 3.5-inch hard drives
for desktop computers.
Built to the highest standards of quality and reliability, these
drives offer features and capacity at an affordable price.
With SATA 3.0Gb/s interfaces, this series of drives offer a full range
of performance features.
We offer WD Caviar Green drives with capacities from 500GB
because you can never have too much storage space.
Ultra cool and quiet.
Keeping the drive cool enhances reliability. WD continues to
develop new and innovative ways to keep drives cool while they are
operating which helps protect the drive and the data stored on it.
We perform tests on hundreds of systems and a multitude of
platforms in our FIT Lab and Mobile Compatibility Lab to give our
customers confidence that our drives will work in their systems.
Instantaneously protects the hard drive against damage from bumps
and vibrations while it is running. This technology enables WD Caviar
drives to achieve industry-leading shock specifications.
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.IntelliSeek - Calculates optimum seek
speeds to lower power consumption, noise and vibration.
Manufacturer Part #
Data Transfer Rate
4 in x 5.8 in x 1 in
(H x W x D)
1 Year Warranty
Includes in the Box
Sealed Bulk Pack