ST3500418AS with Firmware AP2A Information

Common characteristics
ManufacturerSeagate
ModelST3500418AS
Capacity465.7 GB
InterfaceSATA
SATA version2.6
FirmwareAP2A
Alternative firmwares17
Firmware upgradesupported
ATA version8 (ACS)
Advanced Formatnot supported
Units tested1
Times tested1
Performance
Maximum interface speed300 MB/s
Maximum buffered read speed218 MB/s
Maximum read speed127 MB/s
Minimum average access time16.20 msec
Cache buffer12.7 MB
Volatile write cachesupported
Read look-aheadsupported
Command Queuing Optimization (NCQ)supported
Advanced Power Management (APM)not supported
Acoustic Management (AAM)not supported
Rotation rate7200 rpm
Reliability
Count of sensors18
Free-fall Controlnot supported
SCT Transportsupported
Duration of full self test87 minutes
Highest temperature59°C (138°F)
Average highest temperature59°C (138°F)
Security
Drive access restrictionsupported
Enhanced security erasesupported
Complete destruction of information84 minutes
Instant information destructionnot supported
Hidden partitionsupported
Partition access restrictionsupported
Trusted Computingnot supported