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Seagate Medalist Pro 6450 ST36450A

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The Medalist Pro 6450 (Model ST36450A) is a high performance 6.4 Gbyte hard disc drive for high-end PCs and single-user workstations. As one of Seagate’s highest capacity and fastest ATA (IDE) disc drives, this product is ideal for data-intensive applications like video playback, audio, MMX multimedia, 3-D graphics and electronic publishing.

Medalist Pro 6450

ST36450A

Capacity
Formatted Gbytes
(512 Mbytes/sector)

6.4

 

Interface

ATA-2

Performance

Internal Transfer Rate, ZBR (Mbits/sec)

up to 116

External Transfer Rate (Mbytes/sec)

up to 16.6

Average Sustained Transfer Rate (Mbytes/sec)

7.9

Multisegmented Cache (Kbytes)

512

Multimedia-Ready

Yes

Track-to-Track Seek (msec)

2.0

Average Seek (msec)

9.5/10 r/w

Average Latency (msec)

5.58

Spindle Speed (RPM)

5,400

Configuration/Organization

Discs

5

Read-Write Heads

10 MR

Bytes per Sector

512

Recording Method

PRML

Logical Geometry

Sectors per Track

63

Cylinders

6,536

Reliability & Data Integrity

MTBF (power on hours)

500,000

Contact tart/stops

30,000

SeashieldTM
ESD, Impact protection

No

Nonrecoverable errors
per bits read

1 per 1013

Service Life (years)

5

Limited Warranty (years)

3

Power Requirements

+12 VDC +/-5% (amps max)

2

+5 VDC +/-5% (amps)

0.35

Power Management (watts):

    Seeking

10

    Read/Write

8.5

    Idle

7.3

    Standby

1.0

Environmental

Operating Shock (Gs)

10

Nonoperating Shock (Gs)

75

Operating Temperature (°C)

5 to 55

Nonoperating
Temperature (°C)

-40 to 70

Acoustics, Idle (Bels/dBA)

3.6/30

Physical

Height (inches/mm)

1.02/26

Width (inches/mm)

4.02/102

Depth (inches/mm)

5.79/147

Weight lbs/kgs)

1.5/0.68

Software

Bundled Software

DiscWizard

See Also