WD Red SA500 SATA SSD M.2 500GB

Version: 500 GB
Total storage capacity

Needed to use your old M.2 SATA SSD as external storage

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69,99
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Needed to use your old M.2 SATA SSD as external storage

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Key specs

Type of SSD
M.2 SATA (B+M key)
Total storage capacity
500 GB
Maximum write speed
530 MB/s
Maximum read speed
560 MB/s
Hard drive protocol
AHCI

Pros and cons

According to our Solid State Drive (SSD) expert
  • This M.2 SSD is suitable for 24/7 use in NAS systems.
  • You get a 5-year warranty from Western Digital with this SSD.
  • 3D NAND technology is energy-efficient, so the energy costs will be lower than with a 2D NAND SSD.
  • Always check if your NAS is compatible with an M.2 2280 SSD first.
Product Expert Solid State Drives (SSD)

Description

Note: this M.2 SSD has a SATA interface and only works if your system supports SATA. Check this in the manual of your laptop or motherboard.

Improve the performance and response time of your NAS with the WD Red SA500 SATA SSD M.2 500GB. The WD Red has a write speed of 530MB/s and a read speed of 560MB/s. You can store up to 50,000 photos or 15 hours of 4K footage on the 500GB storage space. This SSD is specially designed for 24/7 use in a NAS system that's always on. Thanks to the 3D NAND technology, the energy consumption is lower compared to 2D NAND. This way, you save on the energy costs of your NAS. Efficient caching of large files makes this drive suitable for demanding applications like OLTP databases, environments with multiple users, and rendering footage.

Note: this M.2 SSD has a SATA interface and only works if your system supports SATA. Check this in the manual of your laptop or motherboard.

Improve the performance and response time of your NAS with the WD Red SA500 SATA SSD M.2 500GB. The WD Red has a write speed of 530MB/s and a read speed of 560MB/s. You can store up to 50,000 photos or 15 hours of 4K footage on the 500GB storage space. This SSD is specially designed for 24/7 use in a NAS system that's always on. Thanks to the 3D NAND technology, the energy consumption is lower compared to 2D NAND. This way, you save on the energy costs of your NAS. Efficient caching of large files makes this drive suitable for demanding applications like OLTP databases, environments with multiple users, and rendering footage.


Included by default

  • Manual

Included by default

  • Manual

Tips for using this product

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Key specs

Type of SSD
M.2 SATA (B+M key)
Total storage capacity
500 GB
Maximum write speed
530 MB/s
Maximum read speed
560 MB/s
Hard drive protocol
AHCI

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WD Red SA500 SATA SSD M.2 500GB
WD Red SA500 SATA SSD M.2 500GB
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Specifications

Product

Product number
861010
Manufacturer code
WDS500G1R0B
Brand
Western Digital
Warranty
5 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty
Old product returned for free
Yes

Memory properties

Total storage capacity
500 GB
Type of SSD
M.2 SATA (B+M key)
Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF)
2000000 h
Memory type (SSD)
3D NAND
SSD-controller
Marvell
Cache memory
0 MB
Maximum read speed
560 MB/s
Maximum write speed
530 MB/s
Speed class M.2 SSD
Mid-range
Output operations per second (IOPS)
95000
Terabites Written
350 TB
Input operations per second (IOPS)
82000
Durability class
High-end
Hard drive protocol
AHCI
Hard drive interface
PCIe

Physical properties

SATA connector type
N/A
Color
Black, Red
Depth
0,2 cm
Height
8 cm
Width
2,2 cm

Awards and recommendations

Energy-efficient
No
Best tested
No

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WD Red SA500 SATA SSD M.2 500GB
WD Red SA500 SATA SSD M.2 500GB
Total storage capacity: 500 GB
69,99
Limited supply, order now

Needed to use your old M.2 SATA SSD as external storage

49,99