Overview of SEAGATE HDD Mobile Laptop Thin SSHD ( 2.5” 500GB 64MB SATA 6GB):
The SEAGATE HDD Mobile Laptop Thin SSHD ( 2.5” 500GB 64MB SATA 6GB serves to satiate the demand of users looking to couple performance gains and storage capacity without breaking the bank. The device is Gen3 line which also gets a naming convention update. The first generation hybrids were called Momentous XT. Seagate has dropped Momentous family branding altogether opting instead for the simpler category name of SSHD. To help clarify drive generations Storage Review will reference the drives on a go-forward basis with the SSHD generation number to help clarify the chronology for consumers (Gen1, Gen2, and Gen3). This device implemented several platform changes to the SSHD Gen3 as well. While Gen2 provided users with 8GB SLC NAND, the Gen3 switched to 8GB MLC NAND. SEAGATE HDD Mobile Laptop Thin SSHD ( 2.5” 500GB 64MB SATA 6GB is also able to reduce the Gen3 production cost greatly and thus lower the price significantly and also decided to streamline their laptop drive production by exclusively offering 5,400 RPM drives, the Gen2 had a 7,200 RPM drive, the Gen3 spins at 5,400 RPM. The cache miss pain of hitting the slower spinning drive should be mitigated, but regardless, hitting the drive without flash assistance is going to hurt a little more than in the Gen2 drive. SEAGATE HDD Mobile Laptop Thin SSHD ( 2.5” 500GB 64MB SATA 6GB also have some cool feature which are: MLC NAND 8GB, Capacity 500GB at 5,400 RPM, DRAM Cache 64MB SATA 6Gb/s, Average Data Throughput 100 MB/s, PC Mark Vantage Average HDD Score: 19,838, Average Windows 8 Boot Time <10secs, Seek Average, Read <12ms, Seek Average, Write <14ms, Configuration/Organization, Heads/Disks: 2/1, Bytes per Sector: 4096, Reliability/Data Integrity, QuietStep Ramp Load, Load/Unload Cycles: 600,000, Norecoverable Read Errors per Bits Read, Max 1 per 10E14, Predicted Annualized Failure Rate (AFR) 0.48%. The Seagate 500GB SSHD Gen3 provides users an economical option to get more performance out of their purchase without shelling out for an SSD or sacrificing capacity. The Thin body at just 7mm goes in just about everything, which it has added other features like doubled DRAM cache, updated controller. This model does provide cost-efficient performance and a significantly lower starting price than the Gen2 Momentus XT 750GB.
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Drive Capacity: 1TB
Areal Density (avg): 625 Gb/in²
Interface: SATA 6 Gb/s
Guaranteed Sectors: 1,953,525,168
Rotational Speed: 7200 RPM
Average Latency (ms): 4.16 ms
Random Read Seek Time: <8.5 ms
Power: 2.0 (maximum start current, DC)
Dimensions: 4.0 x 5.79 x 0.78" (10.16 x 14.7 x 2.02 cm)
Weight: 14.1 oz (400 g)
Delivery within : 1- 7day(s)
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Name Seagate 500GB hard drive brand Sandisk