Product Overview of Dell 400-BDCQ
The 400-BDCQ Dell 4tb 7200RPM SATA-6GBPS 512n 3.5inch Form Factor Hot-plug Hard Drive is a data storage device that is designed to be used in enterprise-level data centers. It is manufactured by Dell, a leading provider of computer hardware and software solutions. In this article, we will provide an in-depth explanation of the technical specifications of the Dell 400-BDCQ hard drive, and explain what each of these specifications means.
The first specification of the Dell 400-BDCQ hard drive is its storage capacity, which is 4 terabytes (TB). This means that the hard drive can store up to 4,000 gigabytes (GB) of data. This is a very large amount of storage capacity, and it is ideal for use in large-scale data centers where there is a need for high-capacity storage devices.
The form factor of a hard drive refers to its physical size and shape. The Dell 400-BDCQ hard drive has a form factor of 3.5 inches, which is a standard size for enterprise-level hard drives. This size is compatible with most server and storage systems, and it allows for easy installation and integration into existing data center infrastructure.
The rotational speed of a hard drive refers to how quickly the drive's platters spin. The Dell 400-BDCQ hard drive has a rotational speed of 7200 revolutions per minute (RPM). This is a relatively fast speed, and it allows for fast data transfer rates and quick access times. This makes the hard drive ideal for use in applications that require high-performance storage, such as database management systems and virtualization platforms.
The interface of a hard drive is the way in which it connects to the rest of the computer or storage system. The Dell 400-BDCQ hard drive uses a Serial ATA (SATA) interface, which is a standard interface for modern hard drives. The SATA interface provides fast data transfer rates and is compatible with most modern computer systems and storage devices.
Data Transfer Rate
The data transfer rate of a hard drive refers to how quickly data can be read from or written to the drive. The Dell 400-BDCQ hard drive has a data transfer rate of 6 gigabits per second (Gbps). This is a very fast data transfer rate, and it allows for quick access to stored data. This makes the hard drive ideal for use in applications that require high-speed data access, such as online transaction processing and data analytics.
The sector size of a hard drive refers to the size of the blocks of data that can be read from or written to the drive. The Dell 400-BDCQ hard drive has a sector size of 512 bytes. This is a standard sector size for modern hard drives, and it allows for efficient use of storage space and fast data access times.
Hot Plug Capable
The hot-plug capability of a hard drive refers to its ability to be inserted and removed from a computer or storage system while it is still running. The Dell 400-BDCQ hard drive is hot-plug capable, which means that it can be removed or inserted into a system without the need for a reboot or shutdown. This makes it easy to replace or upgrade hard drives in a data center environment, without causing any downtime or disruption to the system.
General Information about the Dell 400-BDCQ
- Manufacturer: Dell
- Part Number or SKU# 400-BDCQ
- Type: Hard Disk Drive (HDD)
- Interface Type: SATA 6GBPS
- capacity : 4tb
- form Factor : 3.5inch
- spindle Speed : 7200 RPM
- features : Advanced Format 512N
- drive Transfer Rate : 600 Mbps (external)
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Dimension and Weight
- Width: 4 Inch
- Depth: 5.8 Inch
- Height: 1 Inch
- Weight: 1.52 Lbs
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When it comes to storing files and processing information, it is difficult to shove the impressive SATA hard drives aside. Although many people tend to regard hard disk drives as old technology, the new highly-performing variants have raised the bar. One of the most impressive variants is hard drives with the SATA interface and transfer speed of up to 6Gbps.
These are among the best drives to buy presently. They come with flash-speed disks that load several times faster than traditional hard drives. Another added advantage is that they come in either 2.5-inch sizes or 3.5-inch sizes. Users can find SATA 6Gbps hard drives that will nicely fit their case or enclosure.
SATA 6Gbps hard drives are designed to offer maximum performance. They connect to servers, PCs, or desktop computers via SATA 6Gbps cables. Despite their compact 2.5" to 3.5" sizes, they feature a dynamic cache of up to 64MB. Having these types of storage devices in hand will improve work efficiency and productivity.
Improved Storage Capacity and Performance
There are SATA 6Gbps hard drives that can give users a blend of HDD and SSD functionality. A device that can give a synergistic effect on both storage units will surely offer a higher level of performance. Users will find drives with traditional storage capacity up to 22TB. Most of these drives also come along with NAND technology for enhanced performance.
The read-write speed is something that will give users optimum satisfaction. With the SATA 6Gbps interface, users can expect a read speed of up to 400MB/s. Not only that, but some drives also run at up to 10000 rpm. Even at that rate, they are generally quiet, and they generate less heat.
Drives that use the SATA 6Gbps interface have been built to learn users' most used applications effectively. This engineering allows them to load those applications faster. It also helps gaming consoles to load the games initially after users have launched the game. There is everything to get excited about when it comes to these drives.
The point of the SATA 6Gbps interface is to enhance the quality of traditional mechanical hard drives. They are available at different capacity choices and RPM choices.
Reliable Data Recovery
There are possibilities of data accidents such as accidental deletion, formatting, virus attack, unexpected power shutdown, and partition loss. If such losses occur, data recovery software can easily recover the data from SATA 6Gbps hard drives. Data can be easily recovered, undelete, and unformatted from these SATA hard drives
Dynamic CacheThe dynamic cache is one of these drives most impressive features despite not being so evident to users. It improves the performance of the SATA 6Gbps drives in real time with optimized cache allocation. This function allocates more cache towards the read and writes functions. That is why users will find that read and write speeds are usually almost equal.
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