Seagate integrators and OEM customers are faced with an increasing demand for thinner yet fully functional mainstream laptop computing solutions. Until recently, the only option for these thinner solutions revolved around high-priced, slow performing 1.8-inch drives and high-priced, fast solid state drives. Because both storage types were costly options, system designers had no choice but to build thinner chassis only for their high-end lines. Enter Seagate ingenuity.
Form Factor: 2.5"
Interface: SATA 3Gb/s
Spindle Speed (RPM): 5400RPM
Cache (MB): 16MB
Transfer Rate, Max Ext (MB/s): 600
Average Latency: 5.6 ms
Areal Density: 705
Maximum Operating Shock: 400Gs
Seek, Typical Operating: 1.40W
Idle, Typical Operating: 0.45W
Warranty: Manufacturer's 1 year
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I put this in an external case, and now its the backup drive for my laptop.
purchased an internal hard drive less then three months ago. grey screen today. contacted support and i get a link to deal with the manufacturer. no support and its not their problem, i exceeded my days of help or exchange or return, its my problem now.
I too am considering this upgrade to SSD. This may seem trivial but try control panel, programs and features, windows features and untick internet explorer then reboot. Upon reboot go and retick the box to reinstall that feature. This has worked for me in the past when ie stopped functioning. Good Luck. Please let us know the results.
Any ideas? I don't want to return the SSD, I want to get it to work.
I apologize ahead of time, as I am not super techy.
HD: Seagate Barracuda 3TB SATA-600, part # ST3000DM001
Memory - 4GB kit (2GB x 2) 200-pin SODIMM, part # CT2K2G2S800M
I like to play around with my computer in a way that's not exactly easy on hard drives.
Any advice/experience that might be relevant?