ST500LM012 HN-M500MBB with Firmware 2AR20002 Information

Common characteristics
ManufacturerSeagate
ModelST500LM012 HN-M500MBB
Capacity465.7 GB
InterfaceSATA
SATA version3.0
Form-factor2.5"
Firmware2AR20002
Alternative firmwares6
Firmware upgradesupported
ATA versionACS-2
Advanced Formatsupported
Units tested4
Times tested6
Performance
Maximum interface speed300 MB/s
Maximum buffered read speed217 MB/s
Maximum read speed108 MB/s
Minimum average access time17.62 msec
Cache buffer16 MB
Volatile write cachesupported
Read look-aheadsupported
Command Queuing Optimization (NCQ)supported
Advanced Power Management (APM)supported
Acoustic Management (AAM)supported
Rotation rate5400 rpm
Reliability
Count of sensors28
Free-fall Controlnot supported
SCT Transportsupported
Duration of full self test110 minutes
Maximum temperature limit85°C (185°F)
Maximum recommended temperature80°C (176°F)
Highest temperature55°C (131°F)
Average highest temperature48°C (118°F)
Security
Drive access restrictionsupported
Enhanced security erasesupported
Complete destruction of information106 minutes
Instant information destructionnot supported
Hidden partitionsupported
Partition access restrictionsupported
Trusted Computingnot supported