September 17, 2009

Largest storage Half-Terabyte 2.5-Inch HDD from Toshiba

When Toshiba Lightweight Netbooks U.S. laptop computer product has already been sold its 10 percent, at the same time its Storage Device Division unveiled a high-performance storage drive. SATA certified environment friendly company largest storage driver has half TB of capacity.

Aim to target the next-generation digital video cameras and other consumer electronics products the 2.5-Inch a thin and light drive has brought out under MK1634GAL family. The thin and light HDD will a big part of those Laptop manufacturers who like to introduce ultra light notebook for the consumers.

Product Specifications

Model Number MKXX56GSY

Maximum Capacity (Formatted)(1) 500GB / 320GB //250GB / 160GB(1)

Number of platters 2 // 1

Areal density (max) 395 Gb/in(2)

Media transfer rate (max) 1,255 Mbps

Average seek time 11 ms

Rotational speed 7,200 RPM

Buffer memory 16MB

Interface SATA 3.0Gb/s (and SATA 1.5Gb/s)

Serial ATA Revision 2.6 (ATA-8)

Interface transfer rate 3.0 Gb/sec

External dimensions (WxDxH; mm) 69.85mm x 100.0mm x 9.5mm

Weight (g) 115 // 98 g (max)

Energy consumption efficiency 0.0020 / 0.0031 // 0.0040 / 0.0063 W/GB

Shock resistance:

Operating 3,185 m/s(2) (325 G, 2ms)

Non-operating 8,820 m/s(2) (900 G, 1ms).