Maxtor 6Y060M0 SATA Hard Drive

Maxtor Part #/MPN: 6Y060M0

DiscTech Item #: MAX-6Y060M0-FR-6M


Capacity: 60GB

Speed: 7,200RPM

Interface Types: SATA

Form Factor: 3.5inx1.0in LFF Hard Drive

Sector Size: 512 / 512e

Sustained Throughput: 150

Average Seek Time: 9.3 / 9.3

Electrical Interface: SATA 150 - 1.50Gbps

On-Board Cache: 8MB

Maxtor 6Y060M0 DiamondMax Plus-9 60GB 7.2K SATA Hard Drive - Factory Refurbished

Data Protection System™ Superior Performance Combined with Industry-leading Capacity

The DiamondMax® Plus 9 hard disk drive is designed to exceed previous standards for desktop performance. DiamondMax Plus 9 drives are offered with industry-standard capacity points up to 250GB. By delivering a performance hard drive using a highly leveraged design with state-of-the-art quality and reliability, Maxtor demonstrates technology leadership with DiamondMax Plus 9 drives.

Maxtor-developed Ultra ATA interface and Serial ATA interface

The Maxtor-developed Ultra ATA interface has data transfer rates up to 133 MB/sec. DiamondMax Plus 9 drives will also be available with a serial ATA interface. With either Ultra ATA/133 or the increased speed and capabilities of Serial ATA/150, users will have a choice of the fastest data transfer rates and interface functionality available.

Delivering Reliability

DiamondMax Plus 9 drives deliver high reliability and data integrity using the Maxtor-developed Shock Protection System (SPS) and Data Protection System (DPS). SPS and DPS give the drive enhanced protection against operating and non-operating shock to eliminate costly drive returns. When your application demands reliability, performance and capacity, DiamondMax Plus 9 drives are the ideal choice.

Fluid Dynamic Bearing (FDB) Motors

All DiamondMax Plus 9 drives are equipped with FDB motors. This technology allows the drive to operate with very low sound output for performance users who are concerned about acoustics.


This hard drive is compatible with any computer that accepts 3.5" SATA hard drives.

Model number 6Y060M0
Model Name Diamond Max Plus 9
Formatted Capacity 60 Gbytes
Rotational Speed 7,200 rpm
Default Buffer (cache) Size 8 Mbytes
External (I/O) Transfer Rate (max) 150 MB /sec
Average Seek Time, Read 9.3 msec typical
Average Seek Time, Write 9.3 msec typical
Average Latency 4.2 msec
Form Factor(width) 3.5-inch
Form Factor(height) 1-inch
Height 26.1 mm
Width 101.6 mm
Length 147 mm
Weight 1.39 lbs
Max Operating Shock (2-msec) 60 Gs
Max Nonoperating Shock (2-msec) 300 Gs
Operating Temperature (min) 0 deg C
Nonoperating Temperature (max) 60 deg C
Acoustics, Idle (sound power, typ) 3.6 Bels

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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