WD Caviar SE (80GB) comparison

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Price $16 to $109 at 4 stores $18 to $26 at 2 stores $20 to $24 at 3 stores $75 at 1 store $14 to $198 at 6 stores
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Release date April 10, 2004 January 17, 2003 July 20, 2007 January 27, 2010 February 22, 2006
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Packaged Quantity 1
1
1
1
1
Buffer Size 8 MB
2 MB
8 MB
Info unavailable 8 MB
Localization Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable Latin America
United States
Canada
Info unavailable
Spindle Speed 7200 rpm
7200 rpm
7200 rpm
Info unavailable 15000 rpm
Dimensions (WxDxH) 4 in x 5.8 in x 1 in
4 in x 5.8 in x 1 in
4 in x 5.7 in x 1 in
1.9 in x 5.3 in x 6.5 in
4 in x 5.7 in x 1 in
Capacity 80 GB
80 GB
80 GB
1 TB
73.5 GB
Power Source Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable Included AC adapter
Info unavailable
Microsoft Certification Info unavailable Info unavailable Works with Windows Vista
Info unavailable Info unavailable
Features SecureConnect , S.M.A.R.T.
FlexPower
Data Lifeguard
Shock Guard
Data Lifeguard
Fluid Dynamic Bearing (FDB) motor , S.M.A.R.T.
Native Command Queuing (NCQ)
NoiseGuard
SilentSeek technology
Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately)
Info unavailable
Interface Serial ATA-300
ATA-100
Info unavailable USB 3.0
Info unavailable
Weight 15.2 oz
1.3 lbs
1.3 lbs
2.6 lbs
1.8 lbs
Manufacturer Warranty 2 years warranty
3 years warranty
Info unavailable 2 years warranty
Info unavailable
Form Factor 3.5" x 1/3H
3.5" x 1/3H
3.5" x 1/3H
Info unavailable 3.5" x 1/3H
Data Transfer Rate 300 MBps
100 MBps
300 MBps
5.0 Gbps (USB 3.0)
300 MBps
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