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Western Digital Scorpio Black WD5000BPKT 16MB 500GB
7.8 out of 10

Western Digital Scorpio Black WD5000BPKT 16MB 500GB

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Reviews and Problems with Western Digital Scorpio Black WD5000BPKT 16MB 500GB

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Overall 6
6.0

Died in 3 1/2 months

Jeffrey R., Newegg
24 July 2013
  • Summary: This drive was for a clients laptop , and I purposely purchased a black drive for the "better" hardware and warranty for this client can not really afford any down time . 3 months later ... boom , I end up eating my words to the client and she is not a happy camper . .
  • Pros: Good drive when it works .
  • Cons: Died in 3-1/2 months . Client is not happy !
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Overall 6
6.0

2 Months and Dead

Tim C., Newegg
23 December 2012
  • Summary: Was real easy to setup and install windows to. Runs fast compaired to my old drive and didn't seem to eat up as much battery as I expected.
  • Pros: Much faster then the 320gb 5400rpm WD blue Scorpion that came with the laptop that had died on me. WD customer support was amazing in setting up an RMA for the drive. I used the Advanced RMA option which untill they receive the old drive back cost me $101. Xmas killed the fast shipping from UPS b...
  • Cons: Bought this to replace the WD 320gb Blue Scorpion Drive that came with my laptop that had died on me. I wanted to larger drive running 7200rpm vs the 5400rpm 320gb drive that came with the laptop so I bought this drive. 12-22-2012 it died. I bought it 10-17-2012, thats about 2 months I had it and...
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Overall 6
6.0

Failed after 11 months

Peter BL, Amazon
9 May 2013
  • Summary: Performance wise this drive was great - however it failed a couple of weeks before the warranty ran out, I was given a replacement no problems but was disappointed with the early failure
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Overall 6
6.0

So far so good, but quite noisy

trung kien tran, Amazon
28 October 2013
Overall 6
6.0

Nicht schlecht, aber auch nicht gut

Peter P., Amazon
12 April 2013
  • Summary: Die Festplatte ist wirklich recht laut, das fällt vor allem in einem sonst lautlosen Notebook auf. Die Geschwindigkeit ist tatsächlich etwas höher, dafür vibriert das ganze Notebook. An sich eine gute Festplatte, da sie robust und schnell ist und obendrein ausreichend Speicherplatz bietet.
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Overall 6
6.0

Ganz gut aber nicht so leise wie versprochen

SGE, Amazon
4 October 2012
  • Summary: Produkt ist an sich nicht schlecht, aber als geräuscharm würde ich sie nicht bezeichnen. Musste die Festplatte meines Laptops austauschen, da diese den Geist aufgegeben hatte. Da in den Rezensionen und in der Produktbeschreibung von einer sehr geräuscharmen Festplatte die Rede war, dachte ich, dass...
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Overall 6
6.0

ok aber laut

Nebuki, Amazon
16 August 2011