ST3500841AS with Firmware 3.AAJ Information

Common characteristics
TrademarkSeagate
ModelST3500841AS
Capacity465.7 GB
InterfaceSATA
Firmware3.AAJ
Alternative firmwares2
Firmware upgradesupported
ATA version7
Advanced Formatnot supported
Units tested1
Times tested2
Performance
Maximum interface speed150 MB/s
Maximum buffered read speed127 MB/s
Maximum read speed56 MB/s
Minimum average access time14.19 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 test> 255 minutes
Highest temperature47°C (116°F)
Average highest temperature46°C (114°F)
Security
Drive access restrictionsupported
Enhanced security erasenot supported
Instant information destructionnot supported
Hidden partitionsupported
Partition access restrictionsupported
Trusted Computingnot supported