Seagate Momentus XT ST95005620AS (500 GB)

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Item 4769: Seagate Momentus XT 500GB ST95005620AS
BrandSeagate
FamilyMomentus XT
PartST95005620AS
Size500 GB
Cache32 MB
RPM7200
Form Factor2.5"
InterfaceSATA
Speed3 Gb/s
ST95005620AS Reviews12 (avg: 4.3/5)
Disk Interface RPM Cache (MB) Size (GB) Warranty Years Best Price Vendor Value (GB/$)
Toshiba PH2100U-1I54 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 45.40 22.03
Samsung Spinpoint M8 ST1000LM024 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 45.73 21.87
Hitachi Travelstar 5K1000 0J22413 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 48.00 20.83
Hitachi Travelstar 5K1000 HTS541010A9E680 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 55.50 18.02
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD10JPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 2 57.35 17.44
Western Digital Blue WD10JPVX SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 2 57.99 17.24
Toshiba MQ01ABD100 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 59.99 16.67
Western Digital Blue WD7500BPVX SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 750 2 49.00 15.31
Western Digital WDBMYH0010BNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 67.99 14.71
Toshiba MQ01ABF050 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 500 34.00 14.71
Seagate Momentus LP STBD1000100 SATA 5400 1000 69.00 14.49
Western Digital Red WD10JFCX SATA 6 Gb/s 16 1000 3 69.81 14.32
Western Digital Blue WD5000LPVX SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 500 2 35.00 14.29
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD7500BPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 750 3 54.40 13.79
Hitachi 0J11563 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 750 3 55.00 13.64
Western Digital AV-25 WD10JUCT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 16 1000 3 73.92 13.53
Western Digital Blue WD7500LPCX SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 16 750 2 55.98 13.40
Seagate ST1000LM014 SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 77.00 12.99
Toshiba PH2050U-1I54 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 500 40.99 12.20
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD6400BEVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 640 3 52.50 12.19
Western Digital Black WD7500BPKX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 16 750 5 61.75 12.15
Toshiba MQ01ABD050 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 41.20 12.14
Western Digital Red WD7500BFCX SATA 6 Gb/s 16 750 3 62.01 12.09
Hitachi 0J11562 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 640 3 53.00 12.08
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD5000LPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 2 41.41 12.07
Toshiba HDKGB05 SATA 5400 1000 83.65 11.95
Western Digital Blue WD10SPCX SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 16 1000 2 85.00 11.76
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD6400BPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 640 3 54.70 11.70
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD5000BPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 3 43.99 11.37
Samsung Spinpoint M8 HN-M500MBB SATA 3 Gb/s 8 500 44.99 11.11
Toshiba MK6459GSX SATA 5400 650 3 59.00 11.02
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD7500KPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5200 8 750 3 68.68 10.92
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD5000BEVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 3 47.00 10.64
Seagate Momentus 5400.6 ST9500325AS SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 48.36 10.34
Seagate ST500LM021 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 500 49.00 10.20
Hitachi Travelstar Z7K500 HTS725050A7E630 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 500 49.89 10.02
Samsung Spinpoint M7 HM500JI SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 49.99 10.00
Hitachi Travelstar Z5K500 HTS545050A7E380 (0J11285) SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 49.99 10.00
Seagate Constellation ST9500530NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 500 5 50.00 10.00
Hitachi 0J11561 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 3 51.00 9.80
Seagate Momentus XT ST750LX003 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 750 76.89 9.75
Western Digital Black WD5000BPKX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 16 500 5 52.75 9.48
Seagate Momentus 7200.4 ST9500423AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 53.00 9.43
Toshiba MK5059GSXP SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 54.00 9.26
Samsung HN-M101MBB SATA 3 Gb/s 8 500 56.00 8.93
Seagate ST500LM000 SATA 6 Gb/s 64 500 57.00 8.77
Seagate Momentus ST905003N1A1AS-RK SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 57.24 8.74
Western Digital Scorpio Black WD5000BPKT SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 5 57.95 8.63
Western Digital Scorpio Black WD5000BEKT SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 5 57.99 8.62
Toshiba MKxx65GSX Series MK6465GSX SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 640 75.00 8.53
Western Digital Scorpio Black WD7500BPKT SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 750 5 88.00 8.52
Hitachi Travelstar 0S02858 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 500 58.99 8.48
Seagate Momentus 7200.4 ST9500420AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 60.00 8.33
Toshiba HDKBB097 SATA 5400 8 750 91.00 8.24
Toshiba HDD2J92 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 640 78.00 8.21
Toshiba MKxx76GSX Series MK6476GSX SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 640 1 78.00 8.21
Seagate Momentus 7200.4 ST9500420ASG SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 64.50 7.75
Hitachi Travelstar 7K500 HTS725032A9A364 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 3 68.00 7.35
Western Digital WDBMYH5000ANC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 69.90 7.15
Seagate Momentus XT ST95005620AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 500 72.00 6.94
HP Midline 507750-B21 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 500 79.00 6.33
Hitachi Travelstar H2IK500854SP SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 500 87.00 5.75
Seagate Constellation.2 ST9500620NS SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 500 87.65 5.70
Western Digital Product Line:AV-25 WD5000LUCT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 16 500 89.23 5.60
Hitachi Travelstar 7K750 0J12281 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 89.99 5.56
Toshiba MK5059GSX SATA 500 3 95.00 5.26
Seagate Momentus XT ST500LX003 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 500 115.00 4.35
Seagate Momentus 7200 ST9500422AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 144.80 3.45
Western Digital Product Line:VelociRaptor WD5000BHTZ SATA 6 Gb/s 10000 64 500 5 153.27 3.26
Seagate Constellation.2 ST9500621NS SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 500 159.04 3.14
Hitachi Travelstar 7K500 HTS725050A9A364 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 3 161.99 3.09
Lenovo ThinkPad 43N3423 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 165.00 3.03
Toshiba MKxx65GSX Series MK5065GSX SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 175.00 2.86
IBM 42D0752 SATA 7200 500 375.00 1.33
Samsung Spinpoint M7E HM501II SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 519.93 0.96
Western Digital AV WD3200BVVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 0 3 52.00 0.00
Seagate Momentus Thin ST500LT012 SATA 1.5 Gb/s 5400 16 0 38.00 0.00
Hitachi Travelstar HTS727550A9E364 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 0 82.00 0.00
Hitachi Travelstar HTS725025A9A364 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 0 48.90 0.00
Toshiba MQ01ABF050H SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 32 500GB/SLC 8GB 59.99 0.00
Toshiba PH2050U-1SHD SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 32 500GB + 8GB NAND Flash 74.35 0.00

Price History

Recent Price Changes

2015-04-17 $72.00 -3.95
2015-04-17 $75.95 +5.95
2015-04-14 $70.00 -5.95
2015-04-06 $75.95 +21.83
2015-03-29 $54.12 -1.10
2015-03-29 $55.22 -10.28
2015-03-28 $65.50 -16.50
2015-03-02 $82.00 -16.89
2015-02-20 $98.89 -30.11
2015-02-20 $129.00 +30.11

Manufacturer's Specs

General
InterfaceSATA 3Gb/s
Cache32MB
Capacity500GB
Performance
Random write seek time13ms
I/O data transfer rate300MB/s
Average latency4.17ms
Spin Speed (RPM)7200 RPM
Random read seek time11ms
Power
Average operating power1.1W
Average idle power0.8W
5V start max current1.0A
Average seek power2.2W
Acoustics
Acoustics (Seek Volume)2.6 bels
Acoustics (Idle Volume)2.3 bels
Reliability
Annual Failure Rate0.5%
Physical
Width69.85mm (2.75 in)
Length100.35mm (3.951 in)
Weight (typical)110g (.238 lb)
Height9.5mm (0.370 in)

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Seagate ST95005620AS Reviews & Benchmarks

Techgage - Seagate Momentus XT 500GB Editor's Choice - Nov. 1, 2010
Silent PC Review - Seagate Momentus XT: The Best of Both Worlds? Recommended - Sept. 12, 2010
X-bit labs - Seagate Momentus XT: Hybrid Drive in Action - Aug. 17, 2010
Bjorn3D - Seagate Momentus XT Hybrid Platter/SSD (8.5/10) Silver Bear Award - May 25, 2010
StorageReview.com - Seagate Momentus XT Review Editor's Choice - May 24, 2010
Hot Hardware - Seagate Momentus XT Solid State Hybrid Preview - May 24, 2010
Benchmark Reviews - Seagate Momentus-XT Solid State Hybrid Drive - May 24, 2010
Legit Reviews - Seagate Momentus XT 500GB Solid State Hybrid Drive Review Value Award - May 24, 2010

Other Seagate Momentus XT Reviews & Benchmarks

Big Bruin - Seagate 750GB Momentus XT Hybrid Drive - Dec. 13, 2012
Hardware Secrets - Seagate Momentus XT 750 GB Hybrid HDD Review - Feb. 28, 2012
TechwareLabs - Seagate Momentus XT 750 GB Hybrid Hard Drive - Feb. 27, 2012
Hot Hardware - Seagate Momentus XT 750GB Hybrid Drive - Dec. 18, 2011
Legit Reviews - Seagate Momentus XT 750GB Hybrid Drive Review (ST750LX003) - Nov. 28, 2011
Bjorn3D - Seagate Momentus XT 750GB Gen 2 (ST750LX003) - Nov. 28, 2011
Benchmark Reviews - Seagate Momentus XT Hybrid ST750LX003 - Nov. 28, 2011

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