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The Hitachi Travelstar 5K500 is a 2.5" internal HDD designed for use in entertainment power-house notebooks, sleep desktop PC, . .

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The Hitachi Travelstar 5K500 is a 2.5” internal HDD designed for use in entertainment power-house notebooks, sleep desktop PCs, external storage devices, and other advanced mobile applications. An upgrade from the Hitachi Travelstar 5K320, the Travelstar 5K500 features a 5400RPM drive and an 8MB data buffer cache with a whopping 824Mb data transfer rate needed for an enhanced entertainment experience. In addition, the Travelstar 5K500 internal HDD features Hitachi’s patented Rotational Vibration Safeguard (RVS) technology that protects the unit from vibrations, optional Bulk Data Encryption (BDE) for hard-drive-level data security, and altitude-sensing Thermal Fly-height Control (TFC). The most notable feature about the 5K500 is that the fact that it is cited as being extremely energy efficient. The Hitachi Travelstar 5K500 retails in a SATA 3Gb interface with 400GB or 500GB models. Prices range between $200 to $350.

Features
  • Thermal Fly-height Control
  • Perpendicular Magnetic Recording
  • Improved Actuator Latch
  • Bulk Data Encryption
  • SATA 150/300 Interfaces
  • 1 Year Limited Warranty
Specifications
  • Size: 2.5”
  • Transfer Rate: 824Mb
  • Interface: SATA 3 Gb
  • Sector Size: 512 Bytes/sector
  • Recording Zones: 24
  • Data Buffer: 8MB
  • Rotational Speed: 5400 RPM
  • Operation Shock: 400G
  • Non-Operating Shock: 1000G
Available Models
  • Hitachi Travelstar 5K500 (HTS545050KTA300) – 500GB SATA 3 Gb
  • Hitachi Travelstar 5K500 (HTS545040KTA300) – 400GB SATA 3 Gb
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