Seagate Barracuda HDD 1 TB SATA-600 Upgrade for the ASUS P6X58-E WS Motherboard

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device type: motherboard

Your P6X58-E WS System Specs

System specs as shipped by the manufacturer.
Scan your system to view your specific system configuration.

Memory:

DDR3 PC3-8500, DDR3 PC3-12800, DDR3 PC3-10600, DDR3 PC3-14900

Memory Type: DDR3 PC3-8500, DDR3 PC3-12800, DDR3 PC3-10600, DDR3 PC3-14900, DDR3 (ECC)
Maximum Memory: 24GB
Slots: 6

How much memory your Windows OS will recognize depends on which version of Windows you are running. 32-bit versions of Windows will see (and utilize) only 3GB or 3.5GB. To utilize more memory, install a 64-bit version of your OS. More information about OS memory maximums can be found here.

Memory or DRAM is the "working" memory of the computer. It's used to store data for programs (sequences of instructions) on a temporary basis.

video - installing memory

Storage:

SATA 2 - 3Gb/s

SATA Version -- SATA 2 - 3Gb/s

Storage Drives -- hard drives and solid state drives -- are the permanent memory for the programs and documents on your computer.

Data Transfer Rate is the rate at which data can be sent or received. This is determined by your motherboard. A drive with a higher transfer rate will only run at the rate of the motherboard's transfer rate.

Cache is a type of working memory that allows the drive to perform faster.

RPM is the rotations per minute of a hard drive which effects the speed of data transfer.

Solid State Drives are non-moving memory, so access speed is instant.

Chipset:

Intel X58 chipset

Chipset is a set of integrated circuits that have a specific purpose in a computer system, a group of microchips used together to perform a single task.

Graphics Card:

PCI Express x16 Graphics

External Connector: 15-hole connector

Graphics Card A circuit board fitted to a computer containing the necessary video memory and other electronics to provide a bitmap display. Adaptors vary in the resolution (number of pixels) and number of colours they can display, and in the refresh rate they support. These parameters are also limited by the monitor to which the adaptor is connected.

Seagate Barracuda HDD 1 TB SATA-600

Seagate Barracuda HDD 1 TB SATA-600
Part Number: ST1000DM003
  • Perpendicular recording technology
  • Fast performance
  • Superb reliability
  • Eco-friendly power levels
  • Manufacturer's 1-year warranty
 $62.99
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The Barracuda family has earned awards and accolades around the globe. This is because Seagate has demonstrated a commitment to introduce technologies that allow people to work faster, do more, and feel great about making an investment in proven technology. And, for those who want the biggest, high performance drive available, the Barracuda choice is without peer.

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Its a winner. Excellent

By crazyhorse

from Leasburg, Missouri

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        4.0

        Plug and play

        By Marty100

        from Chicago IL

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              Very easy to fit, format and have ready to use in 10 mins. It does come any better than that!

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