Scan code: LN75745 Manufacturer code: WDS250G1B0A

WD 250GB Blue 2.5" Solid State Drive/SSD WDS250G1B0A

250GB WD Blue SSD, 2.5" SSD, SATA III - 6Gb/s, 7mm, Read 540MB/s, Write 500MB/s, 97K/79K IOPS, 100 TBW, Retail

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Scan code: LN75745 Manufacturer code: WDS250G1B0A
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Frequently Bought Together

2.5inch 250GB WD BLUE SSD

WD Blue 250GB SSD

Upgraded Storage for Everyday Computing Needs

The 250GB WD BLUE is a high-quality SDD that delivers incredible performance thanks to its easy to install 2.5inch form factor that is just 7mm in height, the WD BLUE SDD’s technical highlight is it’s 6Gb/s interface, which is the latest SATA III standard. This drive in particular has a storage capacity of 250GB, a read speed of up to 540MB/s and write speeds of up to 500MB/s which delivers fast system boot times and less load time.

250GB

2.5"
7mm

SATAIII
6Gb/s

540MB/s
Sequential Read

500MB/s
Sequential Write

97K IOPS
Random Read

79K IOPS
Random Write

Build it in BLUE

With superior performance and leading-edge reliability, the WD BLUE SSD offers digital storage that is optimized for multi-tasking and ready to keep up with your high performance computing needs. This form factor is the 2.5 inch cased SSD which is just 7mm thick and with WD’s Functional Integrity Testing Lab (FIT Lab™) certification, the WD BLUE SSD is compatible with a wide range of computers, so you can be sure you are making the right choice.

Other Solid State Drives in the 2.5" WD BLUE range:

250GB 1TB

M.2 WD BLUE range:

250GB 500GB 1TB

High-End Computing Applications

Everyday Performance

Superior Performance

For high-end computing applications like gaming, HD media playback, or creative software, WD Blue solid state drives have the speed you need for the performance you want. Tiered caching technology utilizing SLC (single-level cell) and TLC flash technology enables sequential read speeds of up to 545MB/s and sequential write speeds of up to 525MB/s, allowing for fast system boot up, quick application response, and rapid transfer speeds.

No Moving Parts

Solid Reliability

Leading-Edge Reliability

With no moving parts, a solid state drive is designed to help protect against data loss if a drive is accidentally bumped or dropped. And with 1.75M hours MTTF (mean time to failure) and an endurance rating of up to 400 TBW (terabytes written), WD Blue SSDs can help protect data for years to come. WD Blue solid state drives also use several leading errorcorrection technologies to help protect against data loss and provide lasting reliability.

BLUE SSD Features

Easy Upgrade

Maximized Multitasking
WD BLUE solid state drives are optimized for multitasking and can easily run several resource-heavy applications simultaneously. Run a background virus scan while watching a 4K video and checking your email.

3 Year Warranty

3-Year Limited Warranty
Every WD BLUE SSD comes with a 3-year limited warranty, so you can be confident of your storage when you upgrade or replace any of your drives.

Less Power

Broad Compatibility
Every WD BLUE SSD goes through extensive compatibility and reliability testing to ensure it meets the highest standards of the WD brand. With a certification from the WD Functional Integrity Testing Labs (FIT Labs), every WD BLUE SSD is verified for compatibility with a wide range of desktop and laptop computers.

WD Dashboard

Free WD SSD Dashboard
The downloadable WD SSD Dashboard provides a suite of tools so you’re always able to check on the health of your solid state drive. Available for free, this WD SSD Dashboard helps you track things like disk model, firmware version, S.M.A.R.T. attributes, or simply find out how much space you have left on your WD BLUE SSD.

Specifications
Capacity 250GB
Edition WD Blue SSD
Form Factor 2.5"
Height 7 mm
Interface SATA 3.0 (6Gb/s)
Host Controller Interface  
Controller  
Flash Memory Type SLC/TLC
Max. Read 540 MB/s
Max. Write 500 MB/s
DRAM Cache Memory N/A
DRAM Cache Memory Type  
Max. Random Read 4K 97,000 IOPS
Max. Random Write 4K 79,000 IOPS
Latency N/A
Special Features  
Power Consumption (active) 50 (mW)
Max. Endurance Rating 100
MTBF Up to 1.75M Hours
Max. Operating Vibration  
Max. Non-operating Vibration  
Max. Operating Shock  
Max. Non-operating Shock  
Connectivity 1 x SATA 3.0 (6Gb/s)
OS Support  
Bracket N/A
Dimensions  
Weight  
Package Type Retail
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
36 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
1 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
Western Digital (UK) Ltd
Telephone:
01372 360055
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TekSpek Guides
SSD Form Factors
SSD Form Factors
Date Issued: 27th Nov 2017

The arrival of the solid-state drive (SSD) has revolutionised the speed at which modern PCs perform common tasks. This is because SSDs have no moving parts, compared to larger, bulkier mechanical drives, thus they store information on memory chips. This means that accesses, reads and writes are many, many times faster

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Reviews
250GB WD Blue SSD, 2.5" SSD, SATA III - 6Gb/s, 7mm, Read 540MB/s, Write 500MB/s, 97K/79K IOPS, 100 TBW, Retail is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from worked fine as a replacement for the old HDD Win 10 installation of this SSD has a load time now of about 15 seconds, so much better than the old HDD performance.
Date published: 2018-01-22
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Questions & Answers
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