To upgrade or repair your business system, use an original component to maximize performance and stability in everyday life. The IBM 46C8842 hard drive has undergone multiple reviews for different endpoints to meet the demands of the business environment. Due to the additional general overhaul, the used hard disk works perfectly.
Technically, the IBM 46C8842 hard drive is ide
ntical to the Seagate
Cheetah 15K.6 ST3450856FC model. Therefore, it has 450 GB of storage
capacity and was manufactured in 3.5-inch format. For commissioning, a 40 pin Fiber Channel dual port connection is required. The latter allows a maximum data transfer rate of 400 Mbit / s.
Performance is further supported by the 16 MB cache on the IBM 46C8842 450 GB FC drive. However, the rotational speed of 15,000 rpm plays as well. an important role, as it allows short access times. Overall, the professional hard drive is thus suitable for different applications in the business segment.
In terms of compatibility, of course, the technical specifications are crucial, so that the use in a system from another manufacturer is possible. However, if it is an IBM device, you can check directly for part number 46C8842 and FRU 44X2451 to see if the 450 GB FC hard drive is supported. The corresponding designations can be found, for example, in the service guide
|Product||IBM 46C8842 - Hard Disk - HDD - 450 GB - 15000 rpm - 3.5" - Fiber Channel|
|Device type||Hard disk - internal|
|Interface||40 Pin Fiber Channel, Dual Port|
|Data Transfer Rate||400 Mbps|
|Spindle speed||15000 rpm|
|Delivery Content||1x HDD, other accessories not included|