Model ST500LM012

    Seagate Momentus SpinPoint M8 (500GB)

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    Specs

    General

    • Capacity
      500 GB
    • Interface
      SATA 6Gb/s
    • Buffer Size
      8 MB
    • Weight
      3.77 oz
    • Manufacturer
      Seagate Technology

    Miscellaneous

    • Microsoft Certifications
      Compatible with Windows 7

    Interface Provided

    • Qty
      1
    • Connector Type
      7 pin Serial ATA
    • Storage Interface
      Serial ATA-300

    Performance

    • Internal Data Rate
      145 MBps
    • Seek Time
      12 ms (average)
    • Drive Transfer Rate
      600 MBps (external)
    • Average Latency
      5.6 ms
    • Spindle Speed
      5400 rpm

    Hard Drive

    • Form Factor
      2.5" x 1/8H
    • Spindle Speed
      5400 rpm
    • Features
      Flying On Demand (FOD) Technology, Native Command Queuing (NCQ), NoiseGuard, Perpendicular Magnetic Recording (PMR), SilentSeek technology, Tunnel Magneto-resistive Recording (TMR) Head Technology, load/unload technology
    • Hard Drive Type
      internal hard drive
    • Form Factor (Short)
      2.5"
    • Form Factor (metric)
      6.4 cm x 1/8H
    • Form Factor (Short) (metric)
      6.4 cm
    • Storage Interface
      Serial ATA-600
    • Interface
      Serial ATA-600
    • Average Seek Time
      12 ms
    • Average Latency
      5.6 ms
    • Data Transfer Rate
      600 MBps
    • Internal Data Rate
      145 MBps
    • Buffer Size
      8 MB
    • Non-Recoverable Errors
      1 per 10^14
    • Start / Stop Cycles
      600000

    Expansion & Connectivity

    • Interfaces
      1 x SATA 3 Gb/s - 7 pin Serial ATA

    Environmental Parameters

    • Vibration Tolerance
      1.5 g @ RMS (random) (operating)
    • Min Operating Temperature
      41 °F
    • Max Operating Temperature
      131 °F
    • Humidity Range Operating
      5 - 90% (non-condensing)

    Storage Hard Drive

    • Compliant Standards
      S.M.A.R.T.

    Header

    • Brand
      Samsung
    • Product Line
      Samsung SpinPoint M8
    • Model
      ST500LM012
    • Packaged Quantity
      1
    • Compatibility
      PC

    Dimensions & Weight

    • Width
      2.7 in
    • Depth
      3.9 in
    • Height
      0.4 in
    • Weight
      3.77 oz

    Bay Required

    • Type
      internal
    • Form Factor
      2.5" x 1/8H
    • Form Factor (metric)
      6.4 cm x 1/8H
    • Total Qty
      1

    Reliability

    • Start / Stop Cycles
      600,000
    • Non-Recoverable Errors
      1 per 10^14

    General

    • Manufacturer
      Seagate Technology