Product Overview of Hitachi 0F12450
The 0F12450 Hitachi Deskstar 3TB 7.2K RPM SATA 6GBPS 64MB Cache 3.5 inch Internal Hard Drive is a high-performance storage solution designed for use in desktop computers and other applications that require reliable and fast data storage. In this article, we will explain in detail the features, benefits, and specifications of the 0F12450 Hitachi Deskstar hard drive.
The 0F12450 Hitachi Deskstar hard drive has several features that make it an ideal choice for users who need a reliable and high-performance storage solution. These features include:
- Capacity: The 0F12450 Hitachi Deskstar hard drive has a capacity of 3TB, which provides ample space for storing large files such as multimedia content, documents, and applications.
- Rotational Speed: The hard drive has a rotational speed of 7,200 RPM, which provides fast data access and transfer rates.
- SATA-6GBPS Interface: The 0F12450 Hitachi Deskstar hard drive uses the SATA-6GBPS interface, which provides fast data transfer rates and is compatible with most modern computer systems.
- 64MB Cache: The hard drive has a cache size of 64MB, which helps to speed up data access and transfer rates.
- 3.5 Inch Form Factor: The hard drive has a 3.5-inch form factor, which makes it compatible with most desktop computer cases and some server chassis.
The 0F12450 Hitachi Deskstar hard drive offers several benefits to users who need a reliable and high-performance storage solution. These benefits include:
- Reliability: The hard drive is designed to be reliable, with a low failure rate and built-in features such as Thermal Fly-height Control and Load/Unload technology to ensure data integrity.
- Capacity: The 3TB capacity of the hard drive allows users to store large amounts of data, which is essential in applications such as multimedia content creation and storage, virtual machines, and backups.
- Speed: The 7,200 RPM rotational speed of the hard drive allows for fast data access, which is critical in applications such as database management, gaming, and video editing.
- Compatibility: The SATA-6GBPS interface of the hard drive makes it compatible with most modern computer systems, which is important for users who need a storage solution that can work with their existing hardware.
- Low Power Consumption: The 0F12450 Hitachi Deskstar hard drive has a low power consumption, which helps to reduce energy costs and lower the carbon footprint of the system.
The specifications of the 0F12450 Hitachi Deskstar hard drive are as follows:
- Interface: SATA-6GBPS
- Capacity: 3TB
- Rotational speed: 7,200 RPM
- Cache: 64MB
- Form factor: 3.5 inch
- Compatibility: Desktop computers and some server chassis
Overall, the 0F12450 Hitachi Deskstar 3TB 7.2K RPM SATA 6GBPS 64MB Cache 3.5 inch Internal Hard Drive is a high-performance, reliable storage solution that is designed for use in desktop computers and other applications that require reliable and fast data storage. It offers several benefits, including reliability, capacity, speed, compatibility, and low power consumption. With its fast data transfer rates, low failure rate, and large capacity, the 0F12450 Hitachi Deskstar hard drive is an excellent choice for users who need a reliable and high-performance storage solution for their desktop computer or other applications.
General Information about the Hitachi 0F12450
- Manufacturer: Hitachi
- Part Number or SKU# 0F12450
- Type: Hard Disk Drive (HDD)
- HDD Type: SATA 6GBPS
- Data buffer (MB) 64
- Rotational Speed (RPM) 7200
- Media transfer rate (Mbits/sec, max) 1656
- Interface transfer rate (MB/sec, max) 600
- Error Rate (non-recoverable, bits read) 1 in 1014
- Load/Unload Cycles 3TB: 600,000
- <3TB: 300,000
- Availability (hrs/day x days/wk) 24x7
- Idle (Bels) 3TB: 2.9
- <3TB: 2.7
- Requirement 3TB: +5 VDC (+/-5%) +12 VDC (+10%/-8%)
- <3TB: +5 VDC (+/-5%) +12 VDC (+/-10%)
- Requirement: Start-up (W, peak, max) 1.2 (+5V), 2.0 (+12V)
- Performance Idle 3TB: 6.8
- <3TB: 5.2
Dimension and Weight
- Width : 2.8 Inch
- Depth : 3.9 Inch
- Height : 0.6 Inch
- Weight : 0.50 lbs
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About Refurbished Products
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 of both storage units will surely offer a higher level of performance. Users will find drives with traditional storage capacity up to 18TB. 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 read speed 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 with 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 the 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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