Product Overview of Dell 400-BDCY
The 400-BDCY Dell 4TB 7200RPM SATA-6GBPS 512n 3.5inch Form Factor Hot-plug Hard Drive is a type of computer storage device that is designed for use in servers, workstations, and other high-performance computing environments. This hard drive has a capacity of 4 terabytes and a rotational speed of 7200 revolutions per minute (RPM). In this article, we will explain the features and benefits of this hard drive, as well as provide some information on how it works and how it can be used.
Form Factor and Size
The 400-BDCY Dell hard drive has a form factor of 3.5 inches, which means it is designed to fit into a standard 3.5-inch drive bay. The drive measures approximately 4 inches wide, 5.8 inches long, and 1 inch high. This makes it compatible with most desktop and server computers that are designed to accommodate 3.5-inch hard drives.
The 400-BDCY Dell hard drive has a storage capacity of 4 terabytes, which means it can store up to 4 trillion bytes of data. This is a significant amount of storage space, and it makes the hard drive ideal for applications that require a lot of data storage, such as databases, video editing, and large-scale file storage.
The rotational speed of a hard drive is the speed at which the platters inside the drive spin. The 400-BDCY Dell hard drive has a rotational speed of 7200 RPM, which means that the platters inside the drive spin at a rate of 7200 revolutions per minute. This high rotational speed allows the hard drive to access data quickly, which is important for applications that require fast read and write speeds.
The 400-BDCY Dell hard drive uses the Serial ATA (SATA) interface, which is a common interface used in modern computer systems. The SATA interface allows the hard drive to transfer data at a rate of up to 6 gigabits per second (Gbps), which is much faster than the older Parallel ATA (PATA) interface. The SATA interface is also hot-pluggable, which means the hard drive can be removed and replaced without having to power down the computer.
512n Sector Size
The 400-BDCY Dell hard drive has a sector size of 512 bytes, which means that data is stored in blocks of 512 bytes on the hard drive. This is a standard sector size for modern hard drives, and it allows for efficient data storage and retrieval.
The 400-BDCY Dell hard drive has hot-plug capability, which means it can be removed and replaced while the computer is running. This is a useful feature for server systems, where it is important to minimize downtime and keep the system running smoothly. The hot-plug capability allows for easy replacement of failed hard drives, without having to shut down the server.
In summary, the 400-BDCY Dell 4TB 7200RPM SATA-6GBPS 512n 3.5inch Form Factor Hot-plug Hard Drive is a high-performance storage device that is designed for use in servers and workstations. It has a large storage capacity of 4 terabytes, a high rotational speed of 7200 RPM, and a hot-plug capability that allows for easy replacement of failed hard drives.
General Information about the Dell 400-BDCY
- Manufacturer: Dell
- Part Number or SKU# 400-BDCY
- 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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