WD Ships Latest Hard Drive for Ultrabook Devices

WD is shipping the WD Blue 7 mm hard drive, the latest addition to its mobile hard drive family and the 2.5-inch drive with the lowest power consumption on the market today. Specified to a best-in-class 400Gs shock tolerance, the new single-platter WD Blue small form factor hard drives are available in 500 GB and 320 GB capacities and the drives’ compatibility with industry-standard 9.5 mm slots make them ideal storage options for mainstream notebooks as well as slimmer notebook and Ultrabook devices that require a 7 mm drive height.

“With more consumers going mobile we have launched the new WD Blue 7mm to meet the storage requirements in thin and light personal computers such as in notebooks and ultrabooks,” said Khwaja Saifuddin, Senior Sales Director -Middle East , Africa & South  Asia. He added further, “WD is able to offer capacity along with reliability and data-protection features combined with excellent power management all in a slim form factor which overcomes the storage capacity limitation of SSD-based notebooks.”

Features of the new WD Blue 7 mm hard drives include:

·  Low power consumption

· Shock Tolerance

·   Cool and quiet

· Reliable

·  Compatibility Tested

 Price and Availability

Shipping now through select distributors and resellers, the WD Blue 7 mm 2.5-inch mobile hard drives are covered by a 2-year limited warranty. MSRP for the 500 GB, model #: (WD5000LPVT) is 3600 INR (plus taxes) and the 320 GB, model #: (WD3200LPVT) is 3150 INR (plus taxes).

21-Dec-2012 08:21:43