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Price and performance details for the WDC WD5000AAKS can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the Hard Drive compared to the 10 other common Hard Drives in terms of PassMark Disk Rating.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the Disk Rating per dollar.


Drive Size:  465.8 GB

Other names:  WDC WD50 00AAKS-65A7B SCSI Disk Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-00V1A0 ATA Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-22A7B2 ATA Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-00UU3A0, WDC WD50 00AAKS-00V0A0 SATA Disk Device, WDC WD50 00AAKS-65V0A SCSI Disk Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-00TMA0, WDC WD50 00AAKS-00UU3A0 SATA Disk Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-00A7B2 ATA Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-00TMA0 ATA Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-00C8A0 ATA Device, WDC WD50 00AAKS-22A7B SCSI Disk Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-00YGA0, WDC WD5000AAKS-75A7B2 ATA Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-75YGA0, WDC WD5000AAKS-65A7B0, WDC WD5000AAKS-00YGA0 ATA Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-00UU3A0 ATA Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-00A7B0 ATA Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-65V0A0 ATA Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-00A7B2, WDC WD5000AAKS-007AA0 ATA Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-75V0A0 ATA Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-07YGA0, WDC WD5000AAKS-00V1A0, WDC WD5000AAKS-60Z1A0, WDC WD5000AAKS-22V1A0 ATA Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-65YGA0, WDC WD50 00AAKS-65YGA SCSI Disk Device, WDC WD5000AAKS-22A7B0 ATA Device, WDC WD50 00AAKS-00V1A0 SATA Disk 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Drive First Benchmarked: 2008-12-17

Drive Rating/$Price: 15.78

Overall Rank:  11430

Last Price Change:  $45.5 USD (2024-02-24)

Average Drive Rating
Samples: 262

Disk Test Suite Average Results for WDC WD5000AAKS

Sequential Read102 MBytes/Sec
Sequential Write96 MBytes/Sec
Random Seek Read Write (IOPS 32KQD20)7 MBytes/Sec
IOPS 4KQD11 MBytes/Sec
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Pricing History

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Last 5 Baselines for WDC WD5000AAKS
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Baseline Disk Rating
BL2026553 - Feb 17 2024
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