NetApp X279A SP-279A-R5 300GB 15K 4Gbps 40pin FC-AL Fibre / Fiber Channel Hard Drive

Netapp Part #/MPN: X279A

DiscTech Item #: NAP-X279A-RF-OE


Enterprise Grade

Capacity: 300GB

Speed: 15,000RPM

Interface Types: Fibre Channel - Internal - Arbitrated Loop ASA II

Form Factor: 3.5inx1.0in LFF Hard Drive

Sector Size: 512 / 512e

Average Seek Time: 3.4 / 3.9

Electrical Interface: FC-AL - 4Gbps

On-Board Cache: 16MB

NetApp X279A SP-279A-R5 300GB 15K 4Gbps 40pin FC-AL Fibre / Fiber Channel Hard Drive - Refurbished

Key Advantages
  • Second-generation perpendicular recording delivers up to 450-GB capacity.
  • Unprecedented performance with a 28 percent increase in sustained data rate, up to 125 MB/sec.
  • Industry’s highest 3.5-inch drive reliability at 1.6-million-hours MTBF.
  • Proprietary PowerTrim™ technology provides a 61 percent improvement in watts/GB at idle.
  • Advanced read/write technology delivers unrecoverable error rate of 1x10-16 

NetApp PN: X279A / SP-279A-R5


This drive is compatible with NetApp DS14MK4 DS14 MK4 disk shelf

Manufacturer NetApp
Model X279A
Formatted Capacity 300 Gbytes
Rotational Speed 15,000 rpm
Default Buffer (cache) Size 16 Mbytes
External (I/O) Transfer Rate (max) 4 Gbp /sec
Sustained Transfer Rate164 MBytes/sec
Average Seek Time, Read 3.4 msec typical
Average Seek Time, Write 3.9 msec typical
Average Latency 2 msec
Form Factor(width) 3.5-inch
Form Factor(height) 1-inch
Height 26.11 mm
Width 101.85 mm
Length 146.99 mm
Weight 0.694 kg
Startup Current (12VDC +/- 5%) 4.15 amps
Startup Current (5VDC +/- 5%) 1.78 amps
MTBF (Hours) 1,600,000 hours
Nonrecoverable Read Errors 1 per 10^16 bits read

Alternate MPNs: SP-279A-R5

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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