Parameters of ST31000524AS with JC4B Firmware

General information
TrademarkSeagate
ModelST31000524AS
Capacity931.5 GB
InterfaceSATA
SATA version3.0
FirmwareJC4B
Alternative firmwares9
Firmware upgradesupported
ATA version8 (ACS)
Advanced Formatnot supported
Units tested308
Times tested660
Performance
Maximum interface speed600 MB/s
Maximum buffered read speed436 MB/s
Maximum read speed272 MB/s
Minimum average access time12.73 msec
Volatile write cachesupported
Read look-aheadsupported
Command Queuing Optimization (NCQ)supported
Advanced Power Management (APM)not supported
Acoustic Management (AAM)supported
Rotation rate7200 rpm
Reliability
Count of sensors22
Free-fall Controlnot supported
SCT Transportsupported
Duration of full self test185 minutes
Maximum temperature limit60°C (140°F)
Maximum recommended temperature55°C (131°F)
Highest temperature61°C (141°F)
Average highest temperature47°C (116°F)
Security
Drive access restrictionsupported
Enhanced security erasesupported
Complete destruction of information178 minutes
Instant information destructionnot supported
Hidden partitionsupported
Partition access restrictionsupported
Trusted Computingnot supported