Of course, one of the key features of the Seagate Barracuda ST3160023AS is its 160 GB storage capacity. Whether you use the hard disk to install the operating system or simply use it as a data storage, you can of course choose freely. Furthermore, the drive is in the typical desktop 3.5-inch format.
The connection to the main system is made via the Serial ATA-150 interface, which is often referred to only briefly as SATA. In addition to a free 3.5-inch drive bay, so only a free SATA port on the motherboard is needed to take the hard drive in operation. The maximum data rate in everyday life is 85.4 MB / s.
To further improve performance, the 160GB SATA hard drive has an 8MB cache built-in. Inside, the data carriers are operated at 7,200 rpm, resulting, for example, in the average waiting time of 4.16 ms. So just put the Seagate Barracuda ST3160023AS in your PC and use it for a memory expansion or as a system drive.
|Model||Seagate Barracuda 7200.7 160GB (ST3160023AS)|
|Device type||Hard disk - internal|
|Form Factor||8.9 cm x 1 / 3H (3.5 "x 1 / 3H)|
|Buffer Size||8 MB|
|Features||3D Defense System, SeaShell, Enhanced Partial Response Maximum Likelihood (EPRML)|
|Interface type||Serial ATA-150|
|transfer rate drive||150 MBps (external)|
|Internal data throughput||85.4 MBps|
|Seek Time||8.5 ms (Average)|
|Mean Wait Time||4.16 ms|
|Spindle speed||7200 rpm|
|Non-correctable data errors||1 per 10 ^ 14|
|start / stop cycles||50,000|
|Interfaces||1 x Serial ATA-150 - Serial ATA, 7-pin|
|Compatible Slots||1 x internal - 8.9 cm x 1 / 3H (3.5 "x 1 / 3H)|
|Min operating temperature||0 ° C|
|Max. Operating||60 ° C|
|Shock Tolerance||63 g @ 2 ms (in operation) / 350 g @ 2 ms (not in operation)|
|delivery||1x hard drive, other accessories not included|