Western Digital SATA Hard Drives WD1600JS

Western Digital Part #/MPN: WD1600JS

DiscTech Item #: WDC-WD1600JS-RF-OE


Capacity: 160GB

Speed: 7,200RPM

Interface Types: SATA

Form Factor: 3.5inx1.0in LFF Hard Drive

Sector Size: 512 / 512e

Average Seek Time: 8.9 / 10.9

Electrical Interface: SATA 300 - 3.0Gbps

On-Board Cache: 8MB

Western Digital Caviar SE 160GB 7.2K SATA Hard Drive WD1600JS - Refurbished

Western Digital Caviar SE 160GB 7.2K SATA Hard Drive WD1600JS - Refurbished

7200 RPM "50%">7,200 RPM (nominal)
Performance Specifications
Rotational Speed
Buffer Size8 MB
Average Latency4.20 ms (nominal)
Contact Start/Stop Cycles50,000 minimum
Seek Times
Read Seek Time8.9 ms
Write Seek Time10.9 ms (average)
Track-To-Track Seek Time2.0 ms (average)
Full Stroke Seek21.0 ms (average)
Transfer Rates
Buffer To Host (Serial ATA)300 MB/s (Max)
Buffer To Disk748 Mbits/s (Max)
Physical Specifications
Formatted Capacity160,041 MB
Capacity160 GB
InterfaceSATA 300 MB/s
User Sectors Per Drive312,581,808
Physical Dimensions
Height1.028 Inches (Max)
Length5.787 Inches (Max)
Width4.00 Inches (+/- 0.010 inch)
Weight1.32 Pounds
Height26.1 mm (Max)
Length147 mm (Max)
Width101.6 mm
Weight0.60 kg
Environmental Specifications
Operating Shock (Read)65G, 2 ms
Non-operating Shock300G, 2 ms
Idle Mode26 dBA (average)
Seek Mode 031 dBA (average)
Seek Mode 327 dBA (average)
Temperature (English)
Operating41° F to 131° F
Non-operating-40° F to 149° F
Temperature (Metric)
Operating5° C to 55° C
Non-operating-40° C to 65° C
Operating5-95% RH non-condensing
Non-operating5-95% RH non-condensing
Altitude (English)
Operating-1,000 feet to 10,000 feet
Non-operating-1,000 feet to 40,000 feet
Altitude (Metric)
Operating-305M to 3,050M
Non-operating-305M to 12,200M
Operating Vibration
Linear20-300 Hz, 3.0G (0 to peak)
Random10-300 Hz, 0.008 g² / Hz
Non-operating Vibration
Low Frequency5-20 Hz, 0.195 inches (double amplitude)
High Frequency20-500 Hz, 4.0G (0 to peak)
Electrical Specifications
12 VDC Current Requirements
Read/Write450 mA
Idle430 mA
Standby20 mA
Sleep20 mA
5 VDC Current Requirements
Read/Write800 mA
Idle730 mA
Standby270 mA
Sleep250 mA
Power Dissipation
Read/Write9.50 Watts
Idle8.75 Watts
Standby1.60 Watts
Sleep1.50 Watts

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Weight: 1.8 lb

Warranty: 1 Year DiscTech


Condition Levels Explained

These products have had NO problems or failures, they merely have some usage. The product has been professionally returned to excellent condition. These items have been fully tested, formatted (if appropriate) &repackaged. Hard drives are fully vetted for surface defects and wear, only healthy disks are approved for resale to our customers. Please see our refurbishing process for more details. Watch a video about our refurbishing process

1 Year DiscTech Warranty

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