Maxtor 6Y250M0 with Firmware YAR51KW0 Information

Common characteristics
ManufacturerMaxtor
ModelMaxtor 6Y250M0
Capacity233.7 GB
InterfaceSATA
FirmwareYAR51KW0
Alternative firmwares2
Firmware upgradesupported
ATA version7
Advanced Formatnot supported
Units tested1
Times tested1
Performance
Maximum interface speed150 MB/s
Maximum buffered read speed107 MB/s
Maximum read speed56 MB/s
Minimum average access time13.80 msec
Cache buffer7.7 MB
Volatile write cachesupported
Read look-aheadsupported
Command Queuing Optimization (NCQ)not supported
Advanced Power Management (APM)supported
Acoustic Management (AAM)supported
Reliability
Count of sensors30
Free-fall Controlnot supported
SCT Transportnot supported
Duration of full self test106 minutes
Highest temperature51°C (123°F)
Average highest temperature51°C (123°F)
Security
Drive access restrictionsupported
Enhanced security erasenot supported
Instant information destructionnot supported
Hidden partitionsupported
Partition access restrictionsupported
Trusted Computingnot supported