For data storage, the Seagate Barracuda ST340211AS provides a total of 40 GB, which you can use flexibly for the operating system, your applications and other data. The drive is also in the usual 3.5 inch format, which makes it safe and easy to mount in numerous PC housings.
Another important feature of the Seagate Barracuda ST340211AS 40GB hard drive is the Serial ATA-300 interface, often referred to as SATA only. Since this is part of the standard equipment, it is compatible with many PCs from well-known manufacturers. Just check if there is a free port on the motherboard and a 3.5 inch drive slot.
With regard to performance, the maximum data transfer rate of 300 MB/s resulting from the SATA interface is of primary interest. The Seagate Barracuda ST340211AS 40GB SATA hard drive also has a 2MB cache. Due to the rotation speed of 7,200 rpm, access times are also at a good level and noise levels remain low.
|Device type||Hard disk - internal|
|Form Factor||8.9 cm x 1 / 3H (3.5 "x 1 / 3H)|
|Buffer Size||2 MB|
|Features||Native Command Queuing (NCQ)|
|transfer rate drive||300 MBps (external)|
|Seek Time||11 ms (Average)|
|Track-to-Track Seek Time||0.8 ms|
|Mean Wait Time||4.16 ms|
|Spindle speed||7200 rpm|
|Extension and connectivity|
|Interfaces||1 x Serial ATA-300 - Serial ATA, 7-pin|
|Compatible Slots||1 x internal - 8.9 cm x 1 / 3H (3.5 "x 1 / 3H)|
|Works with Windows Vista||The "Works with Windows Vista" logo indicates that the product has been extensively tested by the manufacturer to provide basic compatibility with Windows Vista.|
|Shock Tolerance||63 g @ 2 ms (in operation) / 350 g @ 2 ms (not in operation)|
|delivery||1x hard drive, other accessories not included|