Seagate Notebook 2.5" Hard Drive - 500GB


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This item is in stock in our CPT warehouse and can be shipped from there.You can also collect it yourself from our warehouse during the week or over weekends.

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Prepaid codes are delivered to you via email as soon as payment has been approved.

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Once payment has been approved, purchased eBooks are added to your Digital Library, ready for you to download.

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Gift vouchers are delivered via email to the recipient as soon as payment has been approved.

Of course you want to know — When do I get it?

We strive at all times to get it to you on time but here are some indications:

If we say In Stock, we dispatch within the time frame of the shipping plan you selected.

If we say In Stock (You can also collect in cpt), the stock is available from our Cape Town warehouse and you can collect on the same working day if your payment has been authorised and you collect before 5pm.

If we say dispatched between X and Y days then it takes X to Y days to receive from a supplier and it will then be with you within the time frame of the shipping plan you selected.

If we say Pre-order it means that your item will be dispatched to you on the day it's released and arrive with the time span of the shipping plan you chose.

And then there's the Weekend. In order to receive goods on the weekend, select our weekend delivery option when checking out.

If this is all too confusing, call us on 087 362 8000 or send an e-mail to One of our friendly employees will get back to you pronto.

Eligible for Cash on Delivery. Learn more

What does this mean?

You can pay for this item with cash when your driver delivers your goods.

How does it work?

Select Cash On Delivery (COD) as your payment option when you checkout. Have the exact amount of cash ready for our friendly delivery driver when he arrives.

Is COD available on every order?

No. We don’t offer COD for:

  • Digital products (e.g. eBooks, gift vouchers or airtime)
  • Customised products (e.g. a sports shirt printed with a personalised name)
  • Orders totalling R5,000 or more
  • Orders being collected from our warehouse
  • Delivery addresses falling outside of our Mr D. Courier area

  • If your order is eligible for COD, it will be displayed as a payment option for you at checkout.

    Free Exchanges & Returns for 30 days. Learn more

    Free Exchanges & Returns for 30 Days


    If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, simply return the items to us in their original condition and packaging within 30 days of receipt and we will issue a credit which can be used to place a new order.

    Exchanges (Fashion, sportswear and shoes only)

    Wrong size? Don't quite like the colour? You can exchange your purchased item for a different size and/or colour up to 30 days from the day you received it, completely free of charge.

    The item must be unworn and unused (other than trials) with the original tags still attached. Packaging should be returned in an undamaged condition with the item

    When does this policy not apply?

    If the item is:
    • older than 30 days
    • opened, unsealed, used or missing any accessories
    • a digital product such as an eBook, electronic voucher, gaming code or other digital download;
    • an audio or video recording or computer software that has been unsealed;
    • a newspaper, periodical or magazine;
    • a foodstuff, beverage, or other product intended for everyday consumption;
    • a nursing or maternity product that has been unsealed, including (but not limited to) breast pumps, bottles, formula, maternity underwear, nappies and wipes;
    • a beauty product or fragrance which has been used; or
    • a product which has been personalised for you or made to your specifications.

    Find out more about Exchanges & Returns

    Seagate Laptop HDDs offer some of the best features at price and capacity points that help to enable no-compromise, lightweight designs for laptop computing.

    Smooth Migration to Advanced Format 4K
    Laptop Thin HDDs include Seagate SmartAlign technology. This innovation helps you easily get all the benefits of the new Advanced Format (AF) 4K sector standard
    - no utilities, no extra steps
    - automatically in the background. Performance is not affected, and there is no need for time-consuming utilities required by other AF-enabled drives.

    - 7mm Laptop Thin HDDs
    - Seagate SmartAlign™ technology provides easy transition to 4K sectors
    - Compatible with SATA 6Gb/s designs


    Capacity: 500GB* 
    Interface: SATA6Gb/s
    Cache: 16MB
    Spin Speed: 5400RPM

    7 x 100.55 x 70mm (HxWxL)

    *The amount of memory (measured in gigabytes or terabytes) that can be stored in a disc drive. Usually given as formatted capacity (see format operation). One gigabyte, or GB, equals one billion bytes and one terabyte, or TB, equals one thousand billion bytes. Your computer's operating system may use a different standard of measurement and report a lower capacity. In addition, some of the listed capacity is used for formatting and other functions and will not be available for data storage.

    **Drive Only: Drive only models do not include the additional parts that may be required for installation.

    Limited (60 months)
    10.1cm x 7cm x 0.7cm
    Seagate Notebook 2.5" Hard Drive - 500GB
    South Africa

    Thashen, South Africa. 19 May 2014

    Works as it should. Very thin

    Conrad, South Africa. 19 May 2014

    Perfect for upgrading your PS3's hard drive! :)

    ashlee, South Africa. 11 June 2014

    The drive itself is very quick for a 5400RPM HDD, very easy to install works as it should.
    Used in a HP Mini 210t-1100 as a replacement to a 160gb momentus 7200rpm hard drive.

    Nicolaas, South Africa. 15 June 2014

    Works well. I hope it lasts may years.

    Neemalen, South Africa. 18 July 2014

    Excellent service, fast delivery. The product ordered is exactly what was received.

    Tessa, South Africa. 26 July 2014

    Very Happy works like dream!

    Michael, South Africa. 9 September 2014

    It's exactly what I have expected from Seagate harddrives - excellence and dependability. The cost of the product was top notch - no one could beat TakeALot's price on this product. Thanx for providing excellent service as usual !! Michael B.

    Shaheen, South Africa. 29 October 2014

    Exellent for PS3 upgrade.

    Andrea, South Africa. 9 December 2014

    Quick delivery and HDD working perfectly.

    benjamin, South Africa. 22 January 2015

    Very happy with the service received from Takealot. Order was delivered the following day. Harddrive is working fine no issues. Very competitive price from a reputable vendor.

    Himal, South Africa. 17 February 2015

    Great price for this product and works well

    Benjamin, South Africa. 6 March 2016

    Hard drive worked great.... no problems.

    Neil, South Africa. 17 June 2016

    Fast delivery, thin HDD, light weight. great product

    Petrus, South Africa. 25 June 2016

    Great product.

    Anza, South Africa. 18 July 2016


    Adam, South Africa. 4 August 2016

    No problems so far, fast delivery.

    Lloyd, South Africa. 29 October 2016

    Perfect condition and working properly.😊

    Mike, South Africa. 15 November 2016

    No noticeable difference in data transfer rate with this drive compared with original Toshiba in Dell ATG630

    peter, South Africa. 23 November 2016

    Awesome product.

    Jean-Pierre, South Africa. 28 November 2016

    Good Price .... Perfect for Laptop as intended.

    Mohamed Riaz, South Africa. 6 December 2016

    Item works well and makes the PS3 upgrade better.

    Chris, South Africa. 11 May 2016

    Very thin easy to install. Upgraded my Macbook no problem.

    Mathias, South Africa. 25 July 2016

    good service and delivery

    Andre, South Africa. 4 October 2016

    Great product. Great service.

    Shannon, South Africa. 19 February 2015

    Brilliant little 500GB Seagate Momentus Thin Hard Disk Drive. I've bought a few of these drives and have had no trouble with them. Used them in PS3's and notebooks.

    Thabang, South Africa. 4 March 2015

    Seagate! One can never get better :)

    Kaveshan Chetty, South Africa. 30 March 2015

    Works hand in hand with the PS3 bracket to upgrade the space in your PS3 12GB console...

    Rouen, South Africa. 7 April 2015

    Love it!

    Benny, South Africa. 21 April 2015


    Adolf, South Africa. 21 April 2015

    Good product works well with my lap top

    Nathan, South Africa. 21 April 2015

    Going to use it to upgrade my 80GB PS3 to 500GB... Lets see how it works then I can give a better review!

    Morne, South Africa. 21 April 2015

    Great slim HDD...great power saving features and fast for normal day use!

    Enough space to store whatever you want to store and have it mobile.

    Great for laptop upgrade, external mobile drives and extending existing laptop storage.

    Stephen, South Africa. 21 April 2015

    Everything you expect from a Seagate drive. Reliable and sturdy. 7mm form factor is a major plus. Speed is good for a thin laptop drive.

    Angelo, South Africa. 21 April 2015

    Good hard drive.

    You pay for what you get. I have tested the it for the last 2 weeks and I am happy with the results.

    Hard drive fast enough and I have no issue thus far.

    Johan, South Africa. 22 April 2015

    Great product !!

    Stefan, South Africa. 8 June 2015

    It is what it is.. Fast delivery. Cheap. Good performance yet quiet. 10/10 would buy again if another Toshiba breaks down.

    Nico, South Africa. 27 June 2015


    Fred, South Africa. 15 February 2016

    It's a 500GB Seagate thin hard drive. Thinner than my standard laptop HDD, but works.

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