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Seagate 500GB Laptop Thin HDD SATA 6GB/s 7200RPM 2.5" 7mm Hard Drive

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Quicklinx: 9999WS00 Mfr#: ST500LM021

Description

Seagate Laptop Thin HDD offers feature-rich, slim, lightweight style at price and capacity points that enable no-compromise designs for thin computing.

  • Opens new frontiers for system designers

    Seagate has purpose-built the Laptop Thin HDD to meet the customers' demand for affordable, slimmer, fully functional computing solutions.
  • Smooth migration to advanced format 4K

    Laptop Thin HDDs include Seagate SmartAlign technology. This innovation provides easy access to all the benefits of the Advanced Format 4K sector standard - no utilities, no extra steps. AF drive migration happens automatically in the background. The drive's performance is not affected, and there is no need for the time-consuming utilities that are required by other AF-enabled drives.
  • Enter Seagate ingenuity

    Seagate Laptop Thin HDD drives leverage current laptop drives in both material and product design to provide the world's first 7 mm 2.5-inch form factor drive. The result is affordable, thin storage for entry-level to mainstream laptops, high-end netbooks, thin ultraportables and slim-computing devices.

Specifications

Summary

Product Description
Seagate Laptop Thin HDD ST500LM021 - hard drive - 500 GB - SATA 6Gb/s
Type
Hard drive - internal
Capacity
500 GB
Form Factor
2.5"
Interface
SATA 6Gb/s
Data Transfer Rate
600 MBps
Buffer Size
32 MB
Spindle Speed
7200 rpm
Features
QuietStep, Ramp Load
Dimensions (WxDxH)
70.1 mm x 100.55 mm x 7 mm
Weight
95 g
Microsoft Certification
Compatible with Windows 7


Detail

General

Device Type
Hard drive - internal
Capacity
500 GB
Form Factor
2.5"
Interface
SATA 6Gb/s
Buffer Size
32 MB
Bytes per Sector
4096
Features
QuietStep, Ramp Load
Width
70.1 mm
Depth
100.55 mm
Height
7 mm
Weight
95 g

Performance

Drive Transfer Rate
600 MBps (external)
Internal Data Rate
135 MBps
Seek Time
11 ms (average)
Spindle Speed
7200 rpm

Reliability

Non-Recoverable Errors
1 per 10^14
Load / Unload Cycles
600,000

Expansion & Connectivity

Interfaces
1 x SATA 6 Gb/s - 7 pin Serial ATA
Compatible Bay
2.5"

Power

Power Consumption
1.8 Watt (active) , 0.65 Watt (idle)

Miscellaneous

Compatible with Windows 7
"Compatible with Windows 7" software and devices carry Microsoft’s assurance that these products have passed tests for compatibility and reliability with 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7.

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature
0 °C
Max Operating Temperature
60 °C
Shock Tolerance
400 g @ 2ms (operating) / 1000 g @ 1ms (non-operating)
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