Western Digital 1TB VelociRaptor HDD Launched

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Western Digital 1TB VelociRaptor HDD the new era of hard drives. Since this is new HDD in the market, what is the full specification of Digital 1TB VelociRaptor HDD?

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Western Digital 1TB VelociRaptor HDD Launched


Western Digital Workstation Hard Drives Specification:

                                Interface      Form factor    RPM      Capacity    Cache
WD VelociRaptor  SATA 6 Gb/s   3.5 Inch       10,000     1 TB         64 MB 

It’s an Ultra Fast design hard drive 10,000 RPM spin speed that’s the fastest you can get on a hard drive. Great for photo, music and video editing. It’s a rock-solid reliability with 1.4 million hours MTBF; it has the highest available reliability rating on a high capacity SATA drive. This hard drive delivers a balance of high performance and high capacity for data-intensive workloads that require huge amounts of storage.  

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Western Digital 1TB VelociRaptor HDD Launched


Here are the drive specifications for Western Digital VelociRaptor 1 TB hard drive:

  • Interface – SATA 6 GB/s
  • Form Factor – 3.5 inch
  • RPM Class – 10,000
  • Cache – 64 MB

For the 1 TB capacities, there are only two models available: the Western Digital WD1000DHTZ, and the Western Digital WD1000CHTZ. Both models almost have the same specifications. The only difference is with model WD1000CHTZ which has a much smaller form factor, 2.5 inch. The Western Digital VelociRaptor series is available in 6 different models: WD1000DHTZ, WD5000HHTZ, WD2500HHTZ, WD1000CHTZ, WD5000BHTZ, and WD2500BHTZ.

All 6 models have the same specifications. They only differ in the Form Factor and capacity. Models WD1000DHTZ, WD5000HHTZ, and WD2500HHTZ have 3.5 inch form factor while models WD1000CHTZ, WD5000BHTZ, and WD2500BHTZ have 2.5 inch form factor. The following lists the models’ specific capacities:

  • WD1000DHTZ – 1 TB
  • WD5000HHTZ – 500 GB​
  • WD2500HHTZ – 250 GB
  • WD1000CHTZ – 1 TB
  • WD5000BHTZ – 500 GB
  • WD2500BHTZ – 250 GB

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