Seagate 300GB Cheetah 15K.7 3.5" FC Hard Drive (OEM)

Seagate 300GB Cheetah 15K.7 3.5" FC Hard Drive (OEM)

Seagate 300GB Cheetah 15K.7 3.5" FC Hard Drive (OEM)

B&H # SEST3300657F MFR # ST3300657FC
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Product Highlights

  • 300GB Storage Capacity
  • Fibre Channel 4 Gb/s Interface
  • 15,000 rpm Drive Speed
  • 16MB Cache
  • Sustained Data Rate up to 204MB/s
  • 1.6 Million Hour MTBF
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NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. The B & H $1,000.00 Giveaway (the "Giveaway" or "Sweepstakes") is void where prohibited by law and is sponsored by B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 ("Sponsor"). It is not sponsored or endorsed by Facebook or Twitter in any way.

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  • 1Description

The 300GB Cheetah 15K.7 3.5" FC Hard Drive (OEM) from Seagate is a storage solution that provides up to 204MB/s sustained data transfer rates. This rate is made possible with a drive that spins up to 15,000 rpms and is equipped with 16MB of cache memory. This drive connects to your system via fibre channel, which transfers data up to 4 Gb/s. While a fast-performer, the drive features PowerTrim technology that provides lower watts per GB ratio, which helps achieve reduced power and cooling costs while optimizing storage capacity. The drive is also built to support a 1.6 million hour MTBF for offering reliability.

Seagate enhanced Error Correction Code better maintains performance throughout the life of the drive and reduces the probability of lost data.
The third generation of Seagate Background Media Scan proactively scans the media for potential defects during drive idle time. It enables incipient errors to be corrected before data is lost.
The download feature loads new firmware in seconds, with built-in protection to ensure no corruption in the event of a power failure during firmware switch.
In the Box
Seagate 300GB Cheetah 15K.7 3.5" FC Hard Drive (OEM)
  • Limited 5-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Capacity 300 GB
    Formatted 512 KB/Sector: 300 GB
    Model Number ST3300657FC
    Form Factor 3.5"
    Maximum External Transfer Rate (MB/s) Fibre Channel 4 Gb/s: 400 MB/s
    Spindle Speed (RPM) 15,000 rpm
    Average Latency (ms) 2 ms
    Seek Time, Average Read/Write Read: 3.4 ms
    Write: 3.9 ms
    Transfer Rate Internal OD-ID: 1450 to 2370 Mb/s
    Sustained 1000 x 1000: 122 to 204 Mb/s
    Cache Multisegmented 16 MB
    Disks 2
    Head 4
    Nonrecoverable Read Errors per Bits Read 1 sector per 10E16
    Reliability Rating at Full 24x7 Operation (AFR) 0.55%
    MTBF 1,600,000 hours
    Power Management Typical, Fibre Channel: 13.8 W
    Power Idle, Fibre Channel: 8.98 W
    Temperature Operating: 41 to 131°F / 5 to 55°C
    Non-operating: -40 to 158°F / -40 to 70°C
    Shock Operating: 2 ms, 60 G
    Non-operating: 2 ms, 300 G
    Acoustics Sound Power: 3.6 bels
    Vibration Operating: < 400 Hz 1 G
    Non-operating: < 400 Hz 3 G
    Dimensions (HxWxD) 1.00 x 4.00 x 5.77" / 25.40 x 101.60 x 146.52 mm
    Weight 1.49 lb / 0.68 kg
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