Not only in standard desktop PCs, but also in games systems, workstations, external storage devices and RAID systems, makes the Seagate Barracuda ST500DM002 with 500GB of storage capacity, a good figure. You are at all times and reliably backs up your important data so that you have unrestricted access to this. To replace the hard disk, all you need is an available 3.5-inch drive bay.
During operation, the Seagate Barracuda ST500DM002 works with a rotational speed of 7200 revolutions per minute. The read / write heads can be quickly positioned. To speed up the access is a 16 MB buffer memory is additionally used, which is used for temporarily storing various data.
To ensure maximum performance, the Seagate Barracuda ST500DM002 is connected via a Serial ATA-600 interface. This is also known under the name SATA III and enables a data transfer rate of up to 600MB / s. When connected to a SATA port of previous versions, the speed is easily adjusted so that the usage is still possible.
|Device Type||Hard drive - internal|
|Form Factor||8.9 cm x 1/3H ( 3.5 " x 1/3H )|
|Buffer Size||16 MB|
|Features||Native Command Queuing ( NCQ) , Perpendicular Magnetic Recording (PMR )|
|Spindle Speed||7200 rpm|
|Drive Transfer Rate||600 MBps (external )|
|Delivery Content||1x hard drive, additional accessories not included|