Hitachi Travelstar 5K120 HTS541280H9SA00 80 GB Reviews
Product Type: Hitachi hard disk drives
Description:Model ID HTS541280H9SA00 / Hitachi Travelstar 5K120 HTS541280H9SA00 - Hard drive - 80 GB - internal - 2.5" - SATA-150 - 5400 rpm - buffer: 8 MB / The 5K120 is a 60GB per platter product. It improves on the already best-of-breed low-power consumption of its predecessor while delivering ... more
Hitachi Travelstar 5K120 HTS541280H9SA00 80 GB ... improved performance. This drive brings together optimum design and parts commonality with a common manufacturing process to the Travelstar 4K120, which facilitates an evolutionary transition. Hitachi has also implemented iridium-manganese-chromium heads (IrMnCr) for improved reliability. Travelstar 5K120 is targeted at portable computing applications where the key capacity requirements fall. Hitachi has expanded its 5400 RPM line-up to satisfy the mobile storage needs of OEM and distribution customers.
Hitachi has the broadest mobile product line in the industry. Travelstar 5K120 is its 2.5-inch hard drive based on reliable longitudinal magnetic recording technology. Hitachi has led the industry in driving portability with its focus on lowering power consumption, making drives operate more quietly and improving performance and shock robustness to support the most demanding applications. Travelstar 5K120 delivers the critical attributes to address mobile computing needs of the most demanding users.
Newest Review: ... the workings, so I don't advise doing this unless you can come up with your own way to protect the drive's internal bits and ... more
Customer Hitachi Travelstar 5K120 HTS541280H9SA00 80 GB Reviews (1)
by - written on 08/10/09 (Very useful, 37 readings)
The Travelstar is a fantastic little hard-drive for me, but I don't use it quite in the way it is intended. It is supposed to be used internally (ie inside the case of your PC or laptop), however I use it as an external drive, connected to my laptop using a simple IDE/SATA to USB lead. This is so I don't have to clog up my main hard drive with games, music etc. I have fashioned a metal casing for it, so dust doesn't get into the workings, so I don't advise doing this unless you can come up with your own way to protect the drive's internal bits and bobs. Performance-wise, I can't fault this little drive. As I mentioned, I use it for gaming, and it's quick ... Read the complete review
Technical Details for Hitachi Travelstar 5K120 HTS541280H9SA00 ...
|Product Description||Hitachi Travelstar 5K120 HTS541280H9SA00 - hard drive - 80 GB - SATA-150|
|Type||Hard drive - internal|
|Form Factor||2.5" x 1/8H|
|Dimensions (WxDxH)||7 cm x 10 cm x 9.5 mm|
|Interface Type||Serial ATA-150|
|Data Transfer Rate||150 MBps|
|Average Seek Time||11 ms|
|Spindle Speed||5400 rpm|
|Buffer Size||8 MB|
|Microsoft Certification||Works with Windows Vista|