ST3500830SCE with Firmware 3.AAC Information

Common characteristics
TrademarkSeagate
ModelST3500830SCE
Capacity465.7 GB
InterfaceSATA
Firmware3.AAC
Alternative firmwares1
Firmware upgradesupported
ATA version7
Advanced Formatnot supported
Units tested1
Times tested1
Performance
Maximum interface speed300 MB/s
Maximum buffered read speed205 MB/s
Maximum read speed74 MB/s
Minimum average access time20.29 msec
Cache buffer8 MB
Volatile write cachesupported
Read look-aheadsupported
Command Queuing Optimization (NCQ)supported
Advanced Power Management (APM)not supported
Acoustic Management (AAM)not supported
Reliability
Count of sensors18
Free-fall Controlnot supported
SCT Transportnot supported
Duration of full self test163 minutes
Highest temperature48°C (118°F)
Average highest temperature48°C (118°F)
Security
Drive access restrictionsupported
Enhanced security erasenot supported
Instant information destructionnot supported
Hidden partitionsupported
Partition access restrictionsupported
Trusted Computingnot supported