Seagate 500GB Barracuda 2.5in HDD, SATA III w/ 128MB Cache

MX66065 500GB Barracuda 2.5in HDD, SATA III w/ 128MB Cache
MX66065 500GB Barracuda 2.5in HDD, SATA III w/ 128MB Cache MX66065 500GB Barracuda 2.5in HDD, SATA III w/ 128MB Cache MX66065 500GB Barracuda 2.5in HDD, SATA III w/ 128MB Cache

Product Info

Seagate 2.5" BarraCuda Hard Drives Deliver!

Laptop, Mobile and SFF Storage
featureExperience the highest capacity, and the thinnest 2.5-inch hard drive you've ever seen. This 500GB HDD is for all of your application and data needs in a slim 7mm form factor drive that makes system upgrades very easy.

  • World's first 7mm z-height, 2.5-inch form factor drive
  • Seagate SmartAlign™ technology provides easy transition to 4K sectors
  • Compatible with slower SATA 3Gb/s designs at reduced performance levels
  • Ideal for slim consumer electronics devices
  • Designed to help protect your sensitive data
  • Backed by Seagate's 2 Year Manufacturer Limited Warranty

Features

Multi-Tier Caching Technology

All hard drives in the BarraCuda family come equipped with Multi-Tier Caching Technology (MTC). MTC takes your PC to new performance levels, so you can load applications and files faster than ever before. By applying intelligent layers of NAND Flash, DRAM and media cache technologies, BarraCuda delivers improved read and write performance by optimizing data flow.

Best Fit Applications:

  • Laptops
  • Mobile storage
  • External storage systems
  • All-in-one PCs
  • Ultra-slim desktop PCs

Specifications

Model Number ST500LM030
Capacity 500GB
Drive Cache 128MB
Interface SATA 6Gb/s w/ NCQ
Spindle Speed 5,400rpm
   
SATA Transfer Rates Supported 6.0, 3.0, 1.5GB/s
   
Head-Rest Method Quiet Step™ Ramp Load
Load/Unload Cycles 600,000
Nonrecoverable Read Errors per Bits Read 1 per 10E14
   
Temperature Operating: 0 ~ 60° C (32 ~ 140° F)
Storage: -40 ~ 70° C (-40 ~ 158° F)
Shock Operating: 400G (2ms)
Non-Operating: 1000G (1ms)
Accoustics Idle: 2.0 bels typical
Seek: 2.2 bels typical
   
Power Usage Startup: Up to 5W
Typical Read / Write: 1.6W / 1.7W
Typical Idle: 0.45W
   
Dimensions 69.85 x 100.35 x 7.0mm
Weight 90g