Parameters of ST3500418AS with HP40 Firmware

General information
TrademarkSeagate
ModelST3500418AS
Capacity465.7 GB
InterfaceSATA
SATA version2.6
FirmwareHP40
Alternative firmwares18
Firmware upgradesupported
ATA version8 (ACS)
Advanced Formatnot supported
Units tested8
Times tested13
Performance
Maximum interface speed300 MB/s
Maximum buffered read speed242 MB/s
Maximum read speed131 MB/s
Minimum average access time14.16 msec
Cache buffer16 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 sensors21
Free-fall Controlnot supported
SCT Transportsupported
Duration of full self test88 minutes
Maximum temperature limit60°C (140°F)
Maximum recommended temperature55°C (131°F)
Highest temperature52°C (125°F)
Average highest temperature44°C (111°F)
Security
Drive access restrictionsupported
Enhanced security erasesupported
Complete destruction of information86 minutes
Instant information destructionnot supported
Hidden partitionnot supported
Partition access restrictionnot supported
Trusted Computingnot supported