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Western Digital Scorpio 160GB 5400rpm EIDE 8MB Hard Drive (Internal)WD Scorpio delivers best-in-class performance with low power requirements comparable to much slower notebook drives. In addition; youll get the quietest 2.5-inch drive on the market with real-time data protection technology to help keep your data safe. Key FeaturesFast and efficient - Spins at 5400 RPM for fast performance but has power specs similar to slower 4200 RPM drives. Low power consumption yields increased reliability. Quiet - WDs exclusive WhisperDrive™ technology with SoftSeek™ algorithms make this the quietest 2.5-inch hard drive; regardless of spin speed. Reliable - WDs ShockGuard™ technology protects the drive mechanics and platter surfaces from shocks. WDs DuraStep Ramp™ locks the heads in a secure position away from the disk to provide another layer of protection when the drive is not in use.
Western Digital Scorpio (WD1600BEVS) (890552636570) 160 GB SATA II Hard Drive
$47.80 - $169.95
pros: Very very quiet. Great price (comparing to other manufacturers).
cons: Occasional clicking Noise. Utility can be run from floppy only. Western Digital support is Dismal.
Good Buy, Good Performance
I upgraded my original 80 GB hard disk in my Toshiba laptop with this 160 GB Scorpio EIDE drive (Pro... See Full Review
|Spindle Speed||5400 RPM|
|HDD Form Factor||2.5' x 1/8H|
|Sound Emission||21 dB|
|Special Features||Integrated Backup Capability|
|External Data Transfer Rate||100 MBps|
|Seek Time||12 ms|
|Buffer Size||8 MB|
|Interface (Detailed)||Serial ATA II|
|Average Latency||5.56 ms|