WD BLUE SN500 NVME SSD

WD Blue SN500 NVMe SSD

Set Up to NVMe Performance

OVERVIEW

Drive Performance Beyond SATA


The WD Blue™ SN500 NVMe™ SSD steps up performance three times over our high-end SATA SSDs with a superior NVMe solution for high-performance and mainstream PCs. The WD Blue SN500 NVMe SSD allows resellers, system builders and consumers to take advantage of a reliable NVMe storage solution when creating their next PCs. Available in 250GB and 500GB capacities in an M.2 2280 form factor, the WD Blue SN500 NVMe SSD will give your system the boost you need.

A New Dimension of Storage

Fast

Delivers sequential read speeds up to 1700MB/s and sequential write speeds up to 1450MB/s (500GB model)2

Low Power

Enables a low power draw while maintaining significantly higher performance over our SATA SSD.

Reliable

Our in-house controller and 3D NAND supports the PCIe® NVMe™ interface and DRAM-less configurations

Product Resources

Features Items

Highlights

  • Enables very low power draw while maintaining high performance
  • Fueled by the Western Digital® in-house controller and 3D NAND
  • Sequential read speeds up to 1,700MB/s and sequential write speeds up to 1,450MB/s (500GB model)2
  • Downloadable SSD dashboard to help monitor drive health
  • Features a 5-year limited warranty

Applications and Workload

  • Creative Professionals
  • PC Gaming
  • High Performance PCs and laptops
Interface 4PCIe Gen3 8Gb/s, up to 2 lanes
Formatted Capacity 1250GB
Performance 
Sequential Read MB/s up to (Q=32, T=1) 61700
Sequential Write MB/s up to (Q=32, T=1)1300
Random Read IOPS up to (Q=32, T=8)210K
Random Write IOPS up to (Q=32, T=8)170K
Endurance (TBW) 7150
Power 
Average Active Power (mW) 975
Low Power (PS3) (mW)25
Peak Power (10us)1.8A
Sleep (PS4) (low power)2.5mW
Reliability
MTTF 101.75M hours
Environmental
Operating Temperature 110°C to 70°C
Non-operating Temperature 12-55°C to 85°C
Operating Vibration5.0 gRMS, 10-2,000 Hz, 3 axes
Non-Operating Vibration4.9 gRMS, 7-800 Hz, 3 axes
Shock1,500 G @ 0.5 ms half sine
CertificationsFCC, UL, TUV, KCC, BSMI, VCCI, C-Tick
Limited Warranty 135-years
Physical Dimensions M.2 2280
Form FactorM.2 2280
Length80 ± 0.15mm
Width22 ± 0.15mm
Height2.38 ± 0.15mm
Weight6.5 ± 1g
Ordering Information 3
250GBWDS250G1B0C
500GBWDS500G1B0C
Interface 4PCIe Gen3 8Gb/s, up to 2 lanes
Formatted Capacity 1500GB
Performance 
Sequential Read MB/s up to (Q=32, T=1) 61700
Sequential Write MB/s up to (Q=32, T=1)1450
Random Read IOPS up to (Q=32, T=8)275K
Random Write IOPS up to (Q=32, T=8)300K
Endurance (TBW) 7300
Power 
Average Active Power (mW) 975
Low Power (PS3) (mW)25
Peak Power (10us)1.8A
Sleep (PS4) (low power)2.5mW
Reliability
MTTF 101.75M hours
Environmental
Operating Temperature 110°C to 70°C
Non-operating Temperature 12-55°C to 85°C
Operating Vibration5.0 gRMS, 10-2,000 Hz, 3 axes
Non-Operating Vibration4.9 gRMS, 7-800 Hz, 3 axes
Shock1,500 G @ 0.5 ms half sine
CertificationsFCC, UL, TUV, KCC, BSMI, VCCI, C-Tick
Limited Warranty 135-years
Physical Dimensions M.2 2280
Form FactorM.2 2280
Length80 ± 0.15mm
Width22 ± 0.15mm
Height2.38 ± 0.15mm
Weight6.5 ± 1g
Ordering Information 3
250GB
500GBWDS500G1B0C