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Basics Personal Storage 3200, 500GB USB 2.0
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Stand-alone magnetic disk, optical disc or solid state drive that plugs into the computer typically via USB, although eSATA and FireWire are also used. Used for storing and retrieving digital information.
External hard drives
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Included since: 03 Dec 2006
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 21 Dec 2015 23:22:15
The date of the most recent change of the data-sheet in Icecat's system
Product views: 9748
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Long product name Seagate Basics Personal Storage 3200, 500GB USB 2.0:
The short editorial description of Seagate Basics Personal Storage 3200, 500GB USB 2.0
Basics™ Personal Storage 3200, 500GB, USB 2.0, 16MB Buffer

Marketing text Seagate Basics Personal Storage 3200, 500GB USB 2.0

The official marketing text of Seagate Basics Personal Storage 3200, 500GB USB 2.0 as supplied by the manufacturer
Storage made simple
Need storage now? Plug it in, connect the USB cable, and add instant capacity to your home computer.

USB 2.0 Interface
Plug and play. Simply connect using the USB 2.0 cable and get up and running fast.

500 GB Capacity
Add enormous capacity instantly. Stores 2384,000 photos, or 36 hours of DV video, or 8,300 hours of music.

7200 RPM, 16 MB cache buffer
For fast drive performance, seamless data exchange, and instant access to your files.

Simple set up
Plug it in, connect the USB 2.0 cable, and your Personal Storage 3200 automatically appears on your desktop.
Short summary description Seagate Basics Personal Storage 3200, 500GB USB 2.0:
This short summary of the Seagate Basics Personal Storage 3200, 500GB USB 2.0 data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Seagate Basics Basics Personal Storage 3200, 500GB USB 2.0, 5 - 35 °C, USB 2.0, USB, Grey, Pentium III 500 MHz, 100-240 VAC, 47-63 Hz
Long summary description Seagate Basics Personal Storage 3200, 500GB USB 2.0:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Seagate Basics Personal Storage 3200, 500GB USB 2.0 based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Seagate Basics Personal Storage 3200, 500GB USB 2.0, Basics. Hard drive capacity: 500 GB, Hard drive size: 3.5", Hard disk rotational speed: 7200 RPM. Color of product: Grey. Width: 8.74" (22.2 cm), Depth: 1.73" (4.4 cm), Height: 5.98" (15.2 cm). Cables included: USB. Disks included quantity: 1 pcs, Minimum processor: Pentium III 500 MHz, Minimum RAM: 128 MB
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Disk Drive
Hard drive capacity*
The maximum storage capacity of the hard disk, usually measured in bytes e.g. GB.
500 GB
Hard drive size*
The amount of data that the hard drive can store.
Hard disk rotational speed*
The rotational speed of a hard disk expressed in rotations per minute. The faster the better.
7200 RPM
Host 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.
USB 2.0
Drive device, buffer size
A reserved segment of memory within a drive device that is used to hold the data being processed.
16 MB
Hard disk average seek time
9 ms
Plug and Play
Indicates whether this product supports is "plug and play". Plug and play is hardware or software that, after being installed ("plugged in"), can immediately be used ("played with"), as opposed to hardware or software which requires configuration.
Energy Management
External power adapter
Color of product*
The colour e.g. red, blue, green, black, white.
Operational Conditions
Operating temperature range (T-T)
The minimum and maximum temperatures at which the product can be safely operated.
5 - 35°C
Weight & Dimensions
The measurement or extent of something from side to side.
8.74" (222 mm)
The distance from the front to the back of something.
1.73" (44 mm)
The measurement of the product from head to foot or from base to top.
5.98" (152 mm)
Packaging Data
Cables included
Other features
USB 2.0 ports quantity
USB 2.0 ports have a data transmission speed of 480 Mbps, and are backwards compatible with USB 1.1 ports. You can connect all kinds of peripheral devices to them.
Mac compatibility
Product can be used with Apple Mac software and/or hardware.
Minimum processor
The lowest speed that the computer processor can run at, or the minimum amount of processing capacity that can be used, for the computer and particular program(s) to function.
Pentium III 500 MHz
Minimum RAM
The lowest RAM (memory) required to run a computer program or operating system.
128 MB
Power requirements
100-240 VAC, 47-63 Hz
The product is built in.
USB required
Disks included quantity
1 pcs
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Windows 2000 Professional, XP Professional, XP Home
Mac OS X 10.2.8+
Article code
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Seagate Basics Basics™ Personal Storage 3200, 320GB USB 2.0
Seagate Basics Basics™ Personal Storage 3200, 320GB USB 2.0
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