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    WD Blue 500GB Internal SSD Solid State Drive - SATA 6Gb/s 2.5 Inch - WDS500G1B0A
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    WD Blue 500GB Internal SSD Solid State Drive - SATA 6Gb/s 2.5 Inch - WDS500G1B0A

    Optimized for multitasking and high-end computing, WD Blue solid state drives offer superior performance with industry-edge reliability. With extensive WD F.I.T Lab compatibility testing, a WD Blue SSD lets you upgrade your digital storage with confidence.
    Read speeds up to 545MB/s and write speeds up to 525MB/s for blazing fast performance*.
    An industry-leading 1.75M hours mean time to failure(MTTF) for lasting reliability. Based on internal testing Telcordia stress part testing.
    Optimized for multitasking and resource-heavy applications.
    Superior performance
    A WD Blue SSD has read speeds of up to 545MB/s and write speeds of up to 525MB/s for faster application response times and boosted transfer speeds. With WD Blue SSDs, you get the speed to easily run high-end applications like video games, HD media players, or creative software.
    *Read/Write speed performance is based on internal testing using CrystalDiskMark. Performance may vary based on host device. 1 MB = 1,000,000 bytes.
    A leader in reliability
    With a 1.75M hour mean time to failure (MTTF)1 and an endurance rating of up to 400 terabytes written (TBW)**, WD Blue SSDs are ready to run for years to come. Along with several error-correcting technologies, WD Blue solid state drives protect your data with lasting reliability.
    **TBW (terabytes written) values calculated using JEDEC client workload (JESD219) and vary by product capacity.
    Multitasking made easy
    Optimized for multitasking, WD Blue SSDs can simultaneously run several resource-heavy applications with ease. Edit a 4K video, check your email and run a virus scan in the background, all without slowing your system.
    A form for every PC
    Available in 2.5” 7mm and M.2 2280 versions, WD Blue SSDs are ready to accommodate most laptop and desktop PC form factors.
    Certified for compatibility
    WD Blue SSDs go through extensive compatibility and reliability testing, and are certified by WD FIT Labs to work with a wide range of desktop and laptop computers.
    Free WD SSD Dashboard
    The WD SSD Dashboard gives you a powerful suite of tools to track things like your available capacity, drive health, firmware version, SMART attributes, and more.
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    Hello, is this compatible with the Apple Mac mini "Core i5" 2.3 (Mid-2011) ?
    New User U on Apr 19, 2017
    BEST ANSWER: Thank you for your question. Unfortunately we would not have that information available. I would recommend reaching out to Apple regarding the SSD requirements for your year Mac Mini. I apologize for any inconvenience.
    Is this hard drive compatable with the macbook pro 15inch mid 2010?
    A shopper on Mar 30, 2017
    BEST ANSWER: Yes. I just installed one in mine and it works great!
    Is this hard drive compatible with an Alienware 13? Will replace a WD Blue WD10SPCX 2.5" 1.0TB that says slim on cover.
    A shopper on Mar 4, 2017
    BEST ANSWER: Thank you for your question. This should fit inside your Alienware 13 laptop just fine. I would recommend reaching out to the manufacturer "Dell" regarding compatibility with your model Alienware and a solid state drive.
    I purchased this external SSD for my Xbox one to expand my capacity and faster access to my games. I installed in a collective minds media hub ; the issue I am having is that my Xbox one is identifying the drive as a media player and does not give me the ability to format or save anything to it?
    Albert R on Jan 12, 2017
    BEST ANSWER: Hello, thank you for your question. Please refer to the link below on how to troubleshoot this issue on your xbox.

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    In Stock This item should ship tomorrow (1/17/2018) if ordered within 16 hours 27 minutes