ST3250820NS with Firmware 3.AEG Information

Common characteristics
ManufacturerSeagate
ModelST3250820NS
Capacity232.8 GB
InterfaceSATA
Firmware3.AEG
Alternative firmwares2
Firmware upgradesupported
ATA version7
Advanced Formatnot supported
Units tested14
Times tested23
Performance
Maximum interface speed300 MB/s
Maximum buffered read speed254 MB/s
Maximum read speed83 MB/s
Minimum average access time13.20 msec
Cache buffer8 MB
Volatile write cachesupported
Read look-aheadsupported
Command Queuing Optimization (NCQ)supported
Advanced Power Management (APM)supported
Acoustic Management (AAM)not supported
Reliability
Count of sensors18
Free-fall Controlnot supported
SCT Transportsupported
Duration of full self test92 minutes
Highest temperature71°C (159°F)
Average highest temperature54°C (129°F)
Security
Drive access restrictionsupported
Enhanced security erasenot supported
Instant information destructionnot supported
Hidden partitionsupported
Partition access restrictionsupported
Trusted Computingnot supported