Power and Energy Efficiency
Power and energy efficiency refer to the methods and technologies used to minimize the amount of power consumed by the WDBU6Y0020BBK Western Digital Elements 2TB USB External Hard Drive.
Power refers to the amount of electrical energy consumed by the drive when it is in use. The WDBU6Y0020BBK Western Digital Elements 2TB USB External Hard Drive is powered through a USB connection to a host device, which means that it does not require an external power supply.
Energy efficiency refers to the ability of the drive to perform its intended function while consuming the least amount of power possible. Western Digital Elements 2TB USB External Hard Drive is designed to be energy efficient and uses technology like idle power management, standby mode and sleep mode, to minimize the power consumed when the drive is not in use, this helps in prolonging the battery life of the host device, and also reducing the power consumption of the drive.
Additionally, the drive is also compliant with Energy Star standards, which means it meets the energy efficiency guidelines set by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
Operating Temperature and Reliability
The WDBU6Y0020BBK Western Digital hard drive is a 2TB external USB 3.0 hard drive that is designed to be highly reliable and operate within a specific temperature range.
Operating temperature refers to the range of temperatures within which a device, such as a hard drive, is designed to function properly. The operating temperature range of the WDBU6Y0020BBK is 0°C to 35°C (32°F to 95°F). This means that the hard drive should be operated within this temperature range in order to function properly and avoid damage.
Reliability refers to the ability of a device to perform its intended function for a specified period of time without failure. The WDBU6Y0020BBK is designed to be highly reliable, with a MTBF (mean time between failures) of 1 million hours. This means that, on average, the hard drive is expected to function properly for 1 million hours of use before experiencing a failure.
The Western Digital external hard drive also have a warranty and it is designed to be shock and vibration resistant, which helps to ensure that it can withstand the normal wear and tear of everyday use.
Performance of 2TB USB
The performance of the 2TB USB WDBU6Y0020BBK Western Digital hard drive will depend on a few factors, including the USB interface version and the specific computer or device it is connected to.
One of the main factors that affects performance is the USB interface version. The WDBU6Y0020BBK is a USB 3.0 drive, which provides faster transfer speeds compared to USB 2.0. The USB 3.0 interface can theoretically transfer data at up to 5 Gbps (gigabits per second), while USB 2.0 can transfer data at up to 480 Mbps (megabits per second). This means that when connected to a USB 3.0 port, the WDBU6Y0020BBK should have faster data transfer speeds compared to when it is connected to a USB 2.0 port.
Another factor that can affect performance is the specific computer or device the hard drive is connected to. The performance of the hard drive will depend on the speed and capabilities of the computer's processor, memory, and other components. If a computer has a fast processor and enough memory, it should be able to handle large file transfers and data backups quickly.
Additionally, the hard drive performance also depend on how much free space is left on the drive, because a full hard drive can slow down performance.
The WDBU6Y0020BBK is a high-performance hard drive, and it should provide fast data transfer speeds when connected to a USB 3.0 port on a capable computer.
- Manufacturer: Western Digital
- MPN: WDBU6Y0020BBK
- Type: External Storage
- Sub-Type: External Disk
About Refurbished Products
Any IT system manager should have at least one external disk drive where all critical data are backed up. It is a good practice to have both on-site and off-site data backup systems apart from the cloud backup. External hard drives offer a quick and reliable data backup and restore solution after disasters or during emergencies. They are also portable, meaning you can carry them with you wherever you go.
High Data Storage Capacity
The use of external hard drives to backup and restore data has constantly been increasing. That is because of the technological advancement that has resulted in a price reduction of these media storage devices. Currently, you can buy a 2TB USB 3.0 external hard drive for a few dollars. The prices are even expected to fall further in the coming years. And soon, everyone will be using an external HDD for data storage.
Plug and Play System
An external disk drive has been made easy to use. You do not need any IT experience to use them in your system. Whether you are running an extensive data center or just need a backup system for your personal data, you can easily use them without training. You just plug them into your system through the USB port and begin data transfer. No drivers or configurations are needed to integrate an external hard drive into your computer system.
Fast and Reliable
Most of the external hard drives in the market today use USB 3.0 for data transfer. This is the new version of this protocol that permits high-speed data transfer between the connected devices. The good news is that it is backward compatible. You can use a USB 3.0 external media storage device on a USB 2.0 port of the host computer, but the data rate will be limited to the speed of USB 2.0.
External storage devices are designed to resist shock, vibration, and static charges, increasing their reliability and long service life. It is a worthy investment.
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