The MK1661GSYB Toshiba 160GB 7.2K RPM 16MB Cache SATA hard drive is a high-performance, durable hard drive that is designed for use in desktop computers, servers, and other systems that require high storage capacity and reliability.
With a 7.2K RPM spindle speed and a large 16MB cache, this hard drive delivers fast data transfer rates and quick access to stored files and data. The high-quality components used in its construction ensure that it is able to withstand the rigors of daily use, making it ideal for use in high-traffic systems and environments.
Thid Hard drive also features a large 160GB storage capacity, which makes it an excellent choice for storing large amounts of data, such as music, videos, and photographs. It also supports the SATA III interface, which allows for fast data transfer rates and enhanced system performance.
Overall, the Hard drive Toshiba 160GB 7.2K RPM 16MB Cache SATA is a reliable, high-performance storage solution that is suitable for a wide range of applications and systems. Its durability, high storage capacity, and fast data transfer rates make it an excellent choice for anyone in need of a dependable, high-performance hard drive.
The MK1661GSYB Toshiba 160GB 7.2K RPM 16MB Cache SATA hard drive is known for its high reliability and durability. Toshiba's advanced manufacturing processes and strict quality control standards ensure that each drive is built to last and withstand the rigors of daily use.
The hard drive features a 7.2K RPM spindle speed, which ensures fast data transfer rates and quick access to stored files and data. The large 16MB cache also helps to improve performance and speed up data access times.
Additionally, the drive has a high storage capacity of 160GB, which is enough for storing a large number of files, such as photos, music, and videos. This makes it an ideal choice for use in systems that need high storage capacity and reliability.
The hard drive also features a low failure rate and an MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures) of over 1 million hours. This means that it is less likely to fail, and it also has a longer lifespan than other hard drives.
The MK1661GSYB Toshiba 160GB 7.2K RPM 16MB Cache SATA hard drive is compatible with a wide range of systems and devices that use the SATA III interface. This includes desktop computers, servers, laptops, gaming consoles, and other devices that require high storage capacity and reliability.
The hard drive is also compatible with various operating systems, such as Windows, Mac, and Linux. It can be easily installed and configured in most systems without any compatibility issues.
Additionally, the hard drive is also compatible with various software and applications, such as data backup and recovery software, disk cloning software, and other programs that require a high-performance, high-capacity hard drive.
However, it is always recommended to check the compatibility of the hard drive with the system or device before purchasing it, to ensure that it will work properly and efficiently. The manufacturer's website or customer support team can also be contacted to provide more information on compatibility.
In conclusion, This Hard drive Toshiba 160GB 7.2K RPM 16MB Cache SATA is a highly compatible storage solution that can be used with a wide range of systems and devices. Its high performance and large storage capacity make it an excellent choice for anyone in need of a dependable, high-performance hard drive.
Brand Name : Toshiba
MPN : MK1661GSYB
Product Type : Hard Disk Drive (HDD)
Sub-Product Type : SATA-3.0GBPS
SKU : MK1661GSYB
Storage Capacity : 160 GB
Drive Interface : SATA
Drive Interface Standard : 3.0Gb/s SATA
Spindle Speed (rpm) : 7.2 K
Buffer : 16 MB
Dimension and Weight
Width : 2.8 Inch
Depth : 3.9 Inch
Height : 0.6 Inch
Weight : 0.50 LBS
About Refurbished Products
SATA stands for serial advanced technology attachment which was the replacement for the previous interface parallel ATA (PATA). All these technologies are developed by the Serial ATA International Organization. SATA interfaces are significantly faster than the PATA interface which is attributed to the increased data rate on the serial paired lines. SATA has backward compatibility with the ATA/ATAPI command set that was previously used in PATA.
The SATA technology is implemented in two key areas which are in the connectors and the SATA cable. The SATA connectors can be found on compatible motherboards and hard drives. Some people have confused SATA for a storage drive which it isn't. Rather, a SATA HDD is simply a storage drive with SATA connectors.
The SATA interface is built with two conductors for sending data and two conductors for retrieving data and are interspersed with a ground cable to prevent interference. Lastly, the interface has a power cable to provide power for the storage drive function.
SATA has gone through a number of revisions since 2003. Every version of the SATA drive has seen improvements to the technology to improve speed and performance. SATA-I, also denoted as Serial ATA-150 or SATA 1.0, released in 2003 provides 1.5Gbps and 150 MB/s. SATA-II was released in 2004 with a transfer rate of 3.0 Gbps and 300 MB/s and introduced native command queuing (NCQ). It is alternatively referred to as Serial ATA-300 or SATA 2.0 and is backward compatible with SATA-I. The most recent revision is the SATA-III that has transfer speeds of 6 Gbps and 600 MB/s. SATA revision 3.0 is also denoted as Serial ATA-600 and is backward compatible with the two previous versions. SATA-III supports SAS compatibility, isochronous native command queuing (NCQ) for streaming functions, and improved power management. SATA-III has gone through revisions 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, and the most recent SATA 3.5 released this July.
We are continuously seeing more and more use of SATA technology outside of the PC world such as in consumer electronics, the auto industry, and many other technological devices. SATA is the critical technology that supports hard drive disks and SSDs that are edging the multi-terabyte range.
SATA hard disk will be your best choice if your priorities are storage capacity. The following are attributes of SATA that make it ideal for your storage applications:
Read/Write Speeds: SATA HDDs have commendable read/write speeds ideal for storing information that is not required on a regular basis. Generally, hard disk drive SATA has better write speeds compared to read speeds which makes it ideal for transferring data into the drive rather than transferring data out of the storage drive. SATA technology is best suited for storing large amounts of data that isn't accessed regularly.
Storage Capacity: SATA drives have very large storage capacities compared to SAS drives. We have the 2.5-inch form factor common in portable laptops but still provide large storage.
Price: SATA drives offer the best value per GB of storage capacity. They are cheaper compared to SAS drives that may be four times more expensive for similar storage capacity.
Higher Bandwidth: The higher bandwidth of SATA hard drives supports greater speeds that enhance performance.
Manageable Connections: The SATA interface works with fewer and thinner cables that are really helpful in allowing better airflow inside the cabinet.
Flexibility: Compared to PATA, SATA cables are longer and offer more flexibility when assembling your system.
Hot Plugging: SATA allows for the removal of drives from a PC or server while it is still running – no need to perform a shutdown.
Lower Power Consumption: SATA is more energy-efficient and is the reason it is widely used in smaller portable computers.
Native Command Queuing: SATA supports native command queuing which means a hard drive disk can accept as many as 32 commands. NCQ allows reordering of commands so that an efficient access pattern is created to minimize head movement. Applications that issue numerous asynchronous commands to the disk will benefit immensely from NCQ.Talk to any of our experts to find the best SATA technology best suited for your equipment needs and scalability in the future. We have a wide range of SATA hard drives including 2TB-5.4K RPM, 2TB-7.2K RPM, 3TB-7.2K RPM, 500GB-7.2K RPM, 150GB-10K RPM, 200GB-7.2K RPM, 300GB-7.2K RPM, 320GB-7.2K RPM, 400GB-7.2K RPM, 750GB-7.2K RPM, 2TB-5.9K RPM, SATA connectors, SATA adapters and SATA cables to meet your specific needs.
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