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Product name:
Product name is a brand's identification of a product, often a model name, but not totally unique as it can include some product variants. Product name is a key part of the Icecat product title on a product data-sheet.
HS20 40GB 5400
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Hard disk drives are today\'s fastest permanent storage media and have a large capacity. For this two reasons they are the most used storage medium in computers and servers. When buying a new hard disk, there are three important things to consider:\
- The connection of the disk to the computer or other device you will be using it with has a big influence on the speed with which data can be read from/written to the disk. Make sure the connection of the disk you buy is compatible with your computer!\
- The rotational speed is also important for the speed with which data can be read from/written to the disk and determines the time it takes to find a file on the disk.\
- Last but not least, the storage capacity of the disk, i.e. the amount of data that can be stored on the disk.
internal hard drives
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Included since: 01 Dec 2004
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 06 Feb 2017 11:09:39
The date of the most recent change of the data-sheet in Icecat's system
Product views: 15016
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Long product name IBM HS20 40GB 5400:
The short editorial description of IBM HS20 40GB 5400
HS20 40GB 5400-rpm ATA-100 hard disk drive

Marketing text IBM HS20 40GB 5400

The official marketing text of IBM HS20 40GB 5400 as supplied by the manufacturer
This hard disk drive (HDD) option is a high-density, 2.5-inch, slim-high EIDE HDD. This 5400rpm ATA-100 HDD is installed directly on one of the IBM BladeCenter HS20 blade IDE connectors to support internal data storage solutions up to 80GB. IBM HDDs deliver reliable operation and long life. They undergo qualification and compatibility testing that is among the most rigorous in the industry.
Short summary description IBM HS20 40GB 5400:
This short summary of the IBM HS20 40GB 5400 data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
IBM HS20 40GB 5400, 40 GB, Ultra-ATA/100, 5400 RPM, 2.5", HDD, 2 MB
Long summary description IBM HS20 40GB 5400:
This is an auto-generated long summary of IBM HS20 40GB 5400 based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
IBM HS20 40GB 5400. Hard drive capacity: 40 GB, Hard drive interface: Ultra-ATA/100, Hard drive speed: 5400 RPM
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Hard drive
Hard drive capacity*
The maximum storage capacity of the hard disk, usually measured in bytes e.g. GB.
40 GB
Hard drive interface*
The way that a hard disk drive (HDD) is connected to the rest of the computer through a 'bus' such as ATA or SCSI.
Hard drive speed*
The rotational speed of a hard disk expressed in rotations per minute. The faster the better.
5400 RPM
Hard drive size*
The amount of data that the hard drive can store.
Hard drive
Drive device, buffer size
A reserved segment of memory within a drive device that is used to hold the data being processed.
2 MB
Hard disk average seek time
12 ms
Access time
19.1 ms
Device type *
Type or category of the device.
Hard disk number of heads