Seagate Barracuda ST3500630A IDE ATA/100 Hard Drive

Seagate Part #/MPN: ST3500630A

DiscTech Item #: SGT-ST3500630A-FR-6M

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Capacity: 500GB

Speed: 7,200RPM

Interface Types: IDE ATA 3.5in

Form Factor: 3.5inx1.0in LFF Hard Drive

Sector Size: 512 / 512e

Sustained Throughput: 72

Average Seek Time: 11 / 12

Electrical Interface: EIDE Ultra ATA100 100MBps

On-Board Cache: 16MB

Seagate Barracuda ST3500630A 7200.10 500GB 7.2K IDE ATA/100 Hard Drive - Factory Recertified

The Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 desktop hard drive features innovative perpendicular recording technology and is the first drive on the market to provide capacities up to 750 GB. Barracuda 7200.10 hard drives deliver superb performance, efficiency, speed and durability for all your application needs.

  • Perpendicular recording technology for maximum drive capacity and reliability
  • 16-MB cache buffer
  • Ultra-fast performance
  • Superb reliability
  • Whisper-quiet operation
  • Enhanced G-Force Protection against handling damage
Drive specification ST3500630A
Formatted Gbytes (512 bytes/sector)* 500
Guaranteed sectors 976,773,168
Bytes per sector 512
Default sectors per track 63
Default read/write heads 16
Default cylinders 16,383
Recording density in BPI (bits/inch max) 813,000
Track density TPI (tracks/inch avg) 145,000
Areal density (Mbits/inch2 avg) 114,400
Spindle speed (RPM) 7,200
Internal data transfer rate (Mbytes/sec max) 1,030
Sustained transfer rate OD (Mbytes/sec) 72
I/O data transfer rate (Mbytes/sec max) 100
ATA data-transfer modes supported PIO modes 0–4Multiword DMA modes 0–2Ultra DMA modes 0–5
Cache buffer 16 Mbytes
Height (max) 26.11 mm (1.028 inches)
Width (max) 101.85 mm (4.010 inches)
Length (max) 146.99 mm (5.787 inches)
Weight (max) grams / lb. 635 / 1.39
Average latency (msec) 4.16
Power-on to ready (typical) 15 sec
Standby to ready (typical) 15 sec
Track-to-track seek time (msec typical) 0.8 (read), 1.0 (write)
Average seek, read (msec typical) 11.0
Average seek, write (msec typical) 12.0
Startup current (typical) 12V (peak) 2.8 amps
Seek power (typical) watts 9.9
Operating power (typical) watts 9.2
Idle mode (typical) watts 7.2
Standby mode (typical) watts 1.2
Sleep mode 1.2
Voltage tolerance (including noise) 5V ± 5% 12V ± 10%
Ambient temperature 0° to 60°C (op.) –40° to 70°C (nonop.)

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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.

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

6 Month Manufacturer Warranty