Seagate Cheetah 15K.4 ST3450857FC Fibre/Fiber Channel Hard Drive

Seagate Part #/MPN: ST3450857FC

DiscTech Item #: SGT-ST3450857FC-RF-OE

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Enterprise Grade

Capacity: 450GB

Speed: 15,000RPM

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

Form Factor: 3.5inx1.0in LFF Hard Drive

Sector Size: 512 / 512e

Sustained Throughput: 122-204

Average Seek Time: 3.4/3.9

Electrical Interface: FC-AL - 4Gbps

On-Board Cache: 16MB

Seagate Cheetah 15K.4 ST3450857FC 450GB 15K 4Gbps Fibre/ Fiber Channel Hard Drive - Refurbished

The seagate Cheetah 15K drive provides the
highest capacity, performance and reliability in
3.5-inch mission-critical storage.

key Advantages
· third-generation perpendicular recording
· sustained data rate of up to 204MB/s
· industry’s highest 3.5-inch drive reliability
· Powertrim™ technology optimizes power consumption
· self-encrypting drive (sed)2 and FiPs 140-2 certified SED3 cut it drive retirement costs and protect data. FiPs options meet government encryption compliance standards.
· ultra320 sCsi interface models available

Best-Fit Applications
· Business and transaction processing
· email and decision support
· storage area networks (san)
· network attached storage (nas)
· internet and e-commerce
· security compliance-driven it organizations


This drive is compatible with any server that accepts small form factor (SFF) SAS hard drives

Model number ST3450857FC
Model Name Cheetah 15K.4
Formatted Capacity 450 Gbytes
Rotational Speed 15,000 rpm
Default Buffer (cache) Size 16 Mbytes
External (I/O) Transfer Rate (max) 400 MBytes/sec
Sustained Transfer Rate122- 204 MBytes/sec
Average Seek Time, Read 3.4 msec typical
Average Seek Time, Write 3.9 msec typical
Track-to-Track Seek, Read 0.2 msec typical
Track-to-Track Seek, Write 0.44 msec typical
Average Latency 2 msec
Form Factor(width) 3.5-inch
Form Factor(height) 3.5-inch
Height 1.03 in
Width 4.00 in
Length 5.79 in
Weight 1.76 lb
Power (Typical).35 amps
Max Operating Shock (2-msec) 40 Gs
Max Nonoperating Shock (2-msec) 300 Gs
Operating Vibration (max) .5 Gs
Nonoperating Vibration (max) 2.4 Gs
Operating Temperature (max) 50 deg C
Operating Temperature (min) 5 deg C
Nonoperating Temperature (max) 70 deg C
Nonoperating Temperature (min) -40 deg C
Nonrecoverable Read Errors 1 per 10^16 bits read
Supports S.M.A.R.T.Yes

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ROHS Compliant

Weight: 1 lb

Warranty: 5 Year Manufacturer


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

5 Year Manufacturer Warranty

Product Warranties Explained

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