Maxtor 6K040L0 IDE / ATA / PATA Hard Drive

Maxtor Part #/MPN: 6K040L0

DiscTech Item #: MAX-6K040L0-FR-6M

  • Special Order - Call for Lead Time
    Special Order - Call for Lead Time

    This item has a variable lead time for fulfilment. Please call us to discuss. Your credit card will be authorized in full on the day of ordering; it will not be charged until the day of shipment.


Capacity: 40GB

Speed: 7,200RPM

Interface Types: IDE ATA 3.5in

Form Factor: 3.5inx1.0in LFF Hard Drive

Sector Size: 512 / 512e

Average Seek Time: 10ms

Electrical Interface: EIDE Ultra ATA133 133MBps

On-Board Cache: 2MB

Maxtor Diamond Max Plus 8 6K040L0 40GB 7.2K 2MB IDE / ATA Hard Drive - Factory Recertified

DiamondMax Plus 8 blends performance and value in an ATA hard drive. This drive is the perfect combination for the mainstream consumer or commercial user. Offered in various capacities, the DiamondMax Plus 8 is equipped with fluid dynamic bearing motors. This technology minimizes the noise of the drive, which is especially important in personal video recorder applications. This fast performer at 7200 RPM and fast Ultra ATA 133 interface is the most reliable and robust single-head/single platter hard drive on the market.

General Information
ManufacturerMaxtor Corporation.
Manufacturer Part Number6K040L0
Product Line DiamondMax
Product Name DiamondMax Plus 8 Hard Drive
Packaged Quantity 1
Technical Information
Storage Capacity 40GB
Heads 16 Logical
Heads 1 Physical
Cylinders 16383
Platter(s) 1
Bytes per Sector 512
Drive Performance
Data Transfer Rate 133MBps External
Rotational Speed 7200 rpm
Seek Time 10 ms Average
Latency 4.17 ms Average
Buffer 2MB
Interfaces/Ports 1 x 40-pin IDC Ultra ATA/133 (ATA-7) IDE/EIDE
Shock Tolerance 60Gs @ 2 ms Operating
Shock Tolerance 300Gs @ 2 ms Non-operating
Data Error Rate < 1/10E15 bits Read Non-recoverable
Power Description
Input Voltage 5 V DC to 12 V DC
Input Current 540 mA @5V DC Seek(s)
Input Current 388 mA @5V DC Idle
Input Current 65 mA @5V DC Standby
Input Current 434 mA @12V DC Seek(s)
Input Current 358 mA @12V DC Idle
Input Current 35 mA @12V DC Standby
Environmental Conditions
Temperature 41 ?F (5 ?C) to 140 ?F (60 ?C) Operating
Temperature -40 ?F (-40 ?C) to 159.8 ?F (71 ?C) Non-operating
Sound Emission 27 dB Idle
Sound Emission 28 dB Seek Mode
Physical Characteristics
Form Factor Height x 3.99" Width x 5.75 Depth
Shipping Dimensions Width x 10.1" Depth Weight 1.12 lb Shipping Weight 1.75 lb

Click here to view the manufacturer's item description/brochure

Weight: 1.8 lb

Warranty: 6 Month Manufacturer

Factory Refurbished

Condition Levels Explained

The product has been built, rebuilt or repaired at the original manufacturer's factory (Note we NEVER sell 3rd party repaired items, as we do not find them to be reliable enough). Often these products are extremely close to new in condition, except that they contain at least one recycled or repaired component. Failure rates are often lower on these devices since they have been far more thoroughly tested than new items.

Product Warranties Explained

The product has a manufacturer warranty for the time period specified.

6 Month Manufacturer Warranty