ST3500312CS with Firmware SS16 Information

Common characteristics
ManufacturerSeagate
ModelST3500312CS
Capacity465.7 GB
InterfaceSATA
SATA version2.6
FirmwareSS16
Alternative firmwares4
Firmware upgradesupported
ATA version8 (ACS)
Advanced Formatnot supported
Units tested10
Times tested17
Performance
Maximum interface speed300 MB/s
Maximum buffered read speed245 MB/s
Maximum read speed115 MB/s
Minimum average access time16.0 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
Rotation rate5900 rpm
Reliability
Count of sensors18
Free-fall Controlnot supported
SCT Transportsupported
Duration of full self test116 minutes
Maximum temperature limit60°C (140°F)
Maximum recommended temperature61°C (141°F)
Highest temperature60°C (140°F)
Average highest temperature49°C (120°F)
Security
Drive access restrictionsupported
Enhanced security erasesupported
Complete destruction of information98 minutes
Instant information destructionnot supported
Hidden partitionsupported
Partition access restrictionsupported
Trusted Computingnot supported