Performance and Reliability
The MK5061GSYN Toshiba 500GB 7.2K RPM 16MB Buffer SATA-II Notebook Drive is a 2.5-inch hard disk drive (HDD) designed for use in laptops, notebooks and other portable devices. The drive has a storage capacity of 500GB, which provides ample space for storing files and data.
The drive has a rotation speed of 7,200 RPM, which is slower than 15K SAS drive but still considered a good balance between performance and capacity. The drive also has a buffer of 16MB, which is a temporary storage area that can hold frequently accessed data, which allows for faster data access and transfer.
It uses the SATA II (Serial ATA) interface which supports data transfer speeds of up to 3.0 Gbps, which is a slower version of the SATA interface. It's important to note that the drive's performance will be limited by the SATA-II interface's maximum data transfer rate.Toshiba is a reputable company that produces various types of storage products and is well-known for producing high-quality hard drives. The Drive is a standard model of Toshiba and it's widely used in laptops and notebooks as primary drive.This drive is designed to be used in portable devices due to its smaller form factor and it's not recommended to be used in desktop computers or servers because of its lower performance and the different form factor.
The MK5061GSYN Toshiba 500GB 7.2K RPM 16MB Buffer SATA-II Notebook Drive has a form factor of 2.5 inches. The 2.5-inch form factor is the smaller version of the standard 3.5-inch form factor that is commonly used in desktop computers and servers. 2.5-inch form factor is designed specifically to fit in the smaller, thinner form factors of laptops, notebooks, and other portable devices.
2.5-inch hard drives are generally used in laptops and portable devices as primary drive and other embedded applications, It's not recommended to be used in desktop computers or servers due to its lower performance compared to the 3.5-inch hard drive, and also because of the different form factor.
The MK5061GSYN Toshiba 500GB 7.2K RPM 16MB Buffer SATA-II Notebook Drive is designed to be compatible with a wide range of portable devices that use the SATA-II interface. The drive's SATA-II interface is backwards compatible with systems that use the older SATA-I interface. This means that the drive can be used with systems that support the older interface.The drive's 2.5-inch form factor is designed specifically for portable devices, such as laptops and notebooks, that have a 2.5-inch drive bay. This drive can be easily installed as a primary drive in a laptop or notebook as long as the device has a spare 2.5-inch drive bay and the proper connection to support the SATA-II interface.
It's important to check the device compatibility before installing the drive, especially the firmware version and the OS version. Also the device's power supply unit (PSU) should be able to handle the power consumption of the drive.In general, the Drive Toshiba 500GB 7.2K RPM 16MB Buffer SATA-II Notebook Drive is considered to be widely compatible with a variety of portable devices, it's good option for those looking for a high-capacity storage solution with a standard form factor for their laptops or notebooks.
General Information MK5061GSYN
Brand : Toshiba
Part Number: MK5061GSYN
Product Type : Hard Disk Drive (HDD)
Sub-Product Type : Notebook Drive
Technical Information MK5061GSYN:
Storage Capacity : 500 GB
Drive Interface Standard : Serial ATA-300
Spindle Speed (rpm) : 7.2 K
Drive Transfer Rate : 300 MBPS
Seek Time : 12 Ms (Average)
Track-To-Track Seek Time : 1 Ms
Average Latency : 4.16 MS
Buffer : 16 MB
Form Factor : 2.5"
About Refurbished Products
Notebook hard drives are among the most important and most popular storage devices in the market. These drives come in different storage capacities, form factors, and speed of data access.
A laptop or Notebook hard drive stores every user's information, including the operating system and other programs. Therefore, establishing basic requirements for choosing a laptop HDD is critical for making the right decisions.
Users who are looking to get new Notebook hard drives or replace old ones for general use or work will find the best options here at AllHDD.
Notebook Hard Drives That Provide Improved Data Storage Capacities
A new Notebook HDD or an upgrade to an existing one will give users the chance of increasing storage. With options such as the 2TB-5.4K RPM, 1.5TB-5.4K RPM, and 1TB-7.2K RPM, Notebook drives, users can store massive amounts of data. There are even better units that can hold up to 4TB of data.
At the same time, there are lower storage options such as the 250GB-4.2K RPM, 320GB-7.2K RPM, and others. The Notebook drives come with different interfaces that further improve their performances. For example, users can transfer data at rates as high as 6 GB per second with the SATA interface.
Some other models come with the SAS or SCSI interfaces. These interfaces help users to meet specific data transfer needs. They are easily customizable, offering fast and consistent performance.
Enhances Performance Coupled with Advanced Storage Management System
High-quality notebook hard drives greatly influence the overall performance and load times of the system. How fast users can check through files, copy and paste their data, and perform other operations depends on the laptop's HDD.
Not only that, but the laptop's hard drive is also responsible for managing the loading of various programs. There is at least one spinning magnetic disk on each hard disk drive that helps with data storage. Read and write speed users achieve in real-time depends on the rotational speed of the spinning magnetic disk.
AllHDD offers laptop or desktop internal hard drive options spinning at 5,400 to 7,200 revolutions per minute. These drives offer fast performances to programs, even while working with large files. Users can also purchase laptop HDD with variable speed options. These types of drives consume lesser energy and spin between 5.4K and 7.4K revolutions per minute.
These notebook drives are suitable for loading very complex applications. Therefore, they are suitable for a wide range of users, ranging from programmers to data analysts and others. Drives with the Multi-Tier Catching tech can help simplify the transfer of data. Thus, saving users some time to complete other tasks.
Straightforward Installation with Standard Connectors and Form Factors
These Notebook hard drives come with different data platter sizes. These are the standard form factors, which are the 2.5-inch and 3.5-inch drives. The 2.5-inch drives are smaller, making them fit in laptops and notebooks. They also fit into portable enclosures such as desktops, external hard drives, or mobile HDD applications.
Also, the 2.5-inch notebook internal hard drives use less power for spinning. They draw power from users' laptops without the need for an external power supply. Both 2.5-inch and 3.5-inch drives can be easily moved from one place to another; shipping comes without worry.
The built-in connector that comes standard with these hard drives throws their usefulness up a notch. In recent years, most laptops have switched to the SATA interface due to the simple configuration.
Drives that come with the SATA interface use hard drive enclosures to allow them to work as external hard drives. Other laptop HDDs come with built-in Thunderbolt connectors. These are highly important for users undertaking high-resolution video streaming.
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