End Of Life
Scan code: LN89546 Manufacturer code: WDS500G2X0C

WD Black 500GB M.2 3D V2 PCIe NVMe High Performance SSD/Solid State Drive

500GB WD Black v2, 3D M.2 (2280) PCIe 3.0 (x4) NVMe SSD, 3D NAND, 3400MB/s Read, 2500MB/s Write, 410k/330k IOPS

Thumbnail 1 : WD Black 500GB M.2 3D V2 PCIe NVMe High Performance SSD/Solid State Drive Thumbnail 2 : WD Black 500GB M.2 3D V2 PCIe NVMe High Performance SSD/Solid State Drive Thumbnail 3 : WD Black 500GB M.2 3D V2 PCIe NVMe High Performance SSD/Solid State Drive WD Black 500GB M.2 3D V2 PCIe NVMe High Performance SSD/Solid State Drive : video thumbnail 1
Scan code: LN89546 Manufacturer code: WDS500G2X0C
End Of Life This product is no longer available to purchase
Delivery Options
  • By DPD to your specified address. | £5.48 Receive SMS with one-hour delivery window Weekend, timed and European delivery options are available at checkout

    Have your parcel delivered by DPD to your specified address. Receive SMS with one-hour delivery window

    Weekend, timed and European delivery options are available at checkout
  • Collect instore Collect from our Bolton store, BL6 6PE | Free

    Order online, collect from our Bolton store (25-28 Enterprise Park, Middlebrook, Horwich, Bolton, BL6 6PE)

  • UPS and DPD Pickup Pickup from local convenience store | £4.79

    Collect your parcel from your newsagents, petrol stations and convenience stores

Services
  • SCANPROTECT Protect against installation damage for 28 days. More info

    ScanProtect is an enhanced warranty specifically designed and offered by Scan to reduce the risk of any mishap or damage to components during installation.

    Our aim with ScanProtect is to encourage our customers to upgrade or build their own PC confidently. For a small additional fee our customers are provided with complete peace of mind.

Product Overview

Blazing Fast Performance

Introducing the New V2 WD Black 500GB NVMe SSD: the driving force behind everything you do. Featuring sequential read/write speeds up to 3400/2500 MB/s, and the innovative Western Digital NVMe SSD storage architecture, it's where blazing speed, top-tier performance, and Western Digital 3D NAND technology combine. With 300TBW and 1.75M hours MTTF, the WD Black 500GB NVMe SSD is the virtually invincible SSD you can rely on.


The Western Digital Advantage

Western Digital puts our products through extensive functional integrity testing (F.I.T.) prior to any product launch. This testing ensures our products consistently meet the highest quality and reliability standards of the Western Digital brand.

Western Digital also has a detailed Knowledge Base with more than 1,000 helpful articles as well as software and utilities. Our customer support lines have long operational hours to ensure you get the help you need when you need it, or you can access our Western Digital Support site for additional details.


The Fast Way Forward

No compromises. Nothing holding you back. The WD Black 500GB NVMe SSD features sequential read and write speeds of up to 3400/2500 MB/s for gaming, video editing, virtual reality, and beyond.


Demand More, Consume Less

Go ahead - do it all. The WD Black 500GB NVMe SSD is driven to keep up with even the most demanding workloads. Innovative power management and thermal throttling consistently help prevent overheating to deliver smooth, fast performance.


Built for Greatness

Eliminate boundaries with Western Digital's new vertically integrated SSD platform. This innovative storage architecture features Western Digital 3D NAND, and is optimised resulting in low latency, power efficiency, and compatibility with the growing range of applications benefiting from NVMe.


Fulfil Your Potential

Create without limits. The WD Black 500GB NVMe SSD is certified by WD F.I.T. Lab for compatibility with a wide range of high-performance PC configurations - and comes with a 5-year limited warranty.


Under Your Command

Monitor your drive's available capacity, operating temperatures, SMART attributes and more with the WD SSD Dashboard. Acronis True Image WD Edition software, available as a free download, can clone drives and back up your operating system, applications, settings, and all of your data.

Features
• Capacity: 500GB.
• Form Factor: M.2 (2280).
• Interface: PCIe 3.0 (x4).
• Flash Memory Type: 3D NAND.
• Max. Read: 3400 MB/s.
• Max. Write: 2500 MB/s.
• Max. Random Read 4K: 410,000 IOPS.
• Max. Random Write 4K: 330,000 IOPS.
• Acronis True Image WD Edition Support.
• S.M.A.R.T Support.
• WD SSD Dashboard Support.
Warranty

Please note your statutory rights are not affected.

For further information regarding Scan's warranty procedure please see our terms and conditions

Details
Duration:
60 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
28 days
RTB Period:
12 months
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
WESTERN DIGITAL
Loading Please Wait

Please wait . . .

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

Read More

SSDs
SSDs
Date Issued: 7th May 2010

Solid-state drives (SSDs) are fast becoming the must-have PC components of 2010. Serving as primary storage space for high-end computers, SSD's super-fast transfer rates and near-instant accesses offer genuine advantages over traditional spindle-based magnetic drives.

Read More

PCI Express
PCI Express
Date Issued: 20th Oct 2008

A motherboard’s main job is to act as a conduit between the various hardware elements that make up a PC. It needs to be able to link the desired CPU(s), system memory, graphics card, hard drive(s), and add-in cards and enable them to work in harmony.

Read More

Reviews
Questions & Answers
WD Black 500GB M.2 3D V2 PCIe NVMe High Performance SSD/Solid State Drive
WD Black 500GB M.2 3D V2 PCIe NVMe High Performance SSD/Solid State Drive