Maxtor 6N040T0 DiamondMax 8S 40GB 7.2K SATA Hard Drive

Maxtor Part #/MPN: 6N040T0

DiscTech Item #: MAX-6N040T0-RF-OE

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Capacity: 40GB

Speed: 7,200RPM

Interface Types: SATA

Form Factor: 3.5inx1.0in LFF Hard Drive

Sector Size: 512 / 512e

Sustained Throughput: 150

Average Seek Time: 10.1

Electrical Interface: SATA 150 - 1.50Gbps

On-Board Cache: 2MB

Maxtor 6N040T0  DiamondMax 8S 40GB 7.2K SATA Hard Drive - Refurbished

Serial ATA Performance for Entry Level Desktop Systems
Maxtor hard drive leadership continues with the DiamondMax 8S
drive, an optimized second-generation, 7200 RPM, Serial ATA solution
for Entry and Value storage applications. Combining performance
and value, the drive is a perfect solution for mainstream consumer
or commercial Serial ATA systems.

Serial ATA II interface:
DiamondMax 8S drives use the Serial ATA II interface, the fastest
desktop interface with data transfer rates up to 150MB/sec, to
accelerate system performance.

High Performance:
The DiamondMax 8S drive incorporates Native Command Queuing (NCQ). NCQ intelligently reorders read and write commands to reduce average access time per command and improve overall system performance.


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

Model number 6N040T0
Model Name Diamond Max 8S
Formatted Capacity 40 Gbytes
Rotational Speed 7,200 rpm
Default Buffer (cache) Size 2 Mbytes
External (I/O) Transfer Rate (max) 150 MB /sec
Average Seek Time 10.1 msec typical
Average Latency 4.17 msec
Form Factor(width) 3.5-inch
Form Factor(height) 1-inch
Height 17.6 mm
Width 101.6 mm
Length 147 mm
Weight 1.12 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) 2.8 Bels

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Weight: 1.8 lb

Warranty: 1 Year DiscTech


Condition Levels Explained

These products have had NO problems or failures, they merely have some usage. The product has been professionally returned to excellent condition. These items have been fully tested, formatted (if appropriate) &repackaged. Hard drives are fully vetted for surface defects and wear, only healthy disks are approved for resale to our customers. Please see our refurbishing process for more details. Watch a video about our refurbishing process

1 Year DiscTech Warranty

Product Warranties Explained

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