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/$)
Samsung Spinpoint M8 ST1000LM024 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 48.95 20.43
Hitachi MQ01ABB200 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 2000 118.80 16.84
Hitachi Travelstar 5K1000 0J22413 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 59.99 16.67
Hitachi 0J11563 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 750 3 45.00 16.67
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD7500BPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 750 3 45.99 16.31
Toshiba PH2100U-1I54 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 62.14 16.09
Western Digital Blue WD7500BPVX SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 750 2 46.95 15.97
Hitachi Travelstar 5K1000 HTS541010A9E680 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 62.97 15.88
Toshiba MQ01ABD100 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 64.99 15.39
Western Digital Blue WD10JPVX SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 2 66.99 14.93
Western Digital Green WD20NPVX SATA 6 Gb/s 8 2000 134.99 14.82
Hitachi 0J11562 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 640 3 44.95 14.24
Western Digital Red WD10JFCX SATA 6 Gb/s 16 1000 3 73.67 13.57
Western Digital Blue WD7500LPCX SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 16 750 2 55.39 13.54
Western Digital AV-25 WD10JUCT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 16 1000 3 73.96 13.52
Seagate Momentus LP STBD1000100 SATA 5400 1000 73.99 13.52
Western Digital Green WD20NPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 8 2000 2 149.00 13.42
Toshiba HDKGB05 SATA 5400 1000 75.55 13.24
Western Digital Blue WD5000LPVX SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 500 2 38.00 13.16
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD6400BPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 640 3 49.75 12.86
Hitachi Travelstar 7K750 0J12281 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 39.00 12.82
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD7500KPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5200 8 750 3 59.00 12.71
Hitachi 0J11561 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 3 39.90 12.53
Toshiba HDKBB97 SATA 5400 8 750 59.99 12.50
Western Digital Red WD7500BFCX SATA 6 Gb/s 16 750 3 61.24 12.25
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD5000BPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 3 40.88 12.23
Western Digital Black WD7500BPKX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 16 750 5 63.69 11.78
Seagate ST1000LM014 SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 84.99 11.77
Western Digital WDBMYH0010BNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 84.99 11.77
Toshiba MQ01ABD050 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 42.93 11.65
Seagate Momentus 5400.6 ST9500325AS SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 43.00 11.63
Samsung SpinPoint MT2 HM100UI SATA 3 Gb/s 8 1000 89.00 11.24
Western Digital Laptop Mainstream WDBMYH5000ANC SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 45.95 10.88
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD5000BEVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 3 45.99 10.87
Samsung HN-M640MBB SATA 3 Gb/s 8 640 59.00 10.85
Western Digital Green WD15NPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 8 1500 2 139.99 10.72
Toshiba MQ01ABF050 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 500 46.90 10.66
Hitachi Travelstar H2IK500854SP SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 500 46.90 10.66
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD5000LPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 2 46.99 10.64
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD10JPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 2 94.00 10.64
Western Digital Blue WD10SPCX SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 16 1000 2 94.90 10.54
Samsung Spinpoint M8 HN-M500MBB SATA 3 Gb/s 8 500 49.90 10.02
Toshiba MK5059GSXP SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 49.99 10.00
Seagate Momentus 7200.4 ST9500420AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 50.00 10.00
Seagate Momentus 7200.4 ST9500423AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 51.00 9.80
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD10TPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5200 8 1000 3 103.98 9.62
Toshiba MK6459GSX SATA 5400 650 3 68.00 9.56
Toshiba MK7559GSXP SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 750 79.00 9.49
Western Digital Scorpio Black WD7500BPKT SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 750 5 80.00 9.38
Toshiba MKxx76GSX Series MK6476GSX SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 640 1 69.00 9.28
Western Digital Black WD5000BPKX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 16 500 5 53.99 9.26
Seagate Momentus ST905003N1A1AS-RK SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 54.05 9.25
Hitachi Travelstar 0S02858 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 500 54.80 9.12
Toshiba PH2050U-1I54 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 500 54.99 9.09
Seagate ST500LM021 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 500 57.01 8.77
Western Digital Scorpio Black WD5000BEKT SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 5 57.99 8.62
Western Digital Scorpio Black WD5000BPKT 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
Hitachi Travelstar Z7K500 HTS725050A7E630 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 500 59.99 8.33
Western Digital WDBMYH5000ANC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 59.99 8.33
Seagate Constellation ST9500530NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 500 5 60.20 8.31
Toshiba HDD2J92 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 640 78.00 8.21
Samsung HN-M101MBB SATA 3 Gb/s 8 500 63.35 7.89
Hitachi Travelstar 7K500 HTS725032A9A364 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 3 65.00 7.69
Seagate ST500LM000 SATA 6 Gb/s 64 500 65.99 7.58
Toshiba MKxx65GSX Series MK5065GSX SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 70.00 7.14
HP Midline 507750-B21 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 500 74.20 6.74
Seagate ST500LT032 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 16 500 76.96 6.50
Hitachi Travelstar 7K500 HTS725050A9A364 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 3 78.00 6.41
Seagate ST9750422AS SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 750 117.30 6.39
Toshiba MK5059GSX SATA 500 3 85.00 5.88
Seagate Momentus XT STBD750100 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 750 138.72 5.41
Samsung Spinpoint M7 HM500JI SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 98.00 5.10
Seagate Momentus XT ST750LX003 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 750 148.60 5.05
Toshiba MQ01ABD075 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 750 149.95 5.00
Seagate Momentus ST9750420AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 750 152.50 4.92
Seagate Momentus XT ST500LX003 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 500 115.00 4.35
Seagate Constellation.2 ST9500620NS SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 500 117.35 4.26
Hitachi 0Y30055 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 3 141.61 3.53
Western Digital Product Line:VelociRaptor WD5000BHTZ SATA 6 Gb/s 10000 64 500 5 144.99 3.45
Toshiba MKxx56GSY Series MK5056GSY SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 149.00 3.36
Seagate Momentus XT ST95005620AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 500 150.00 3.33
Seagate Momentus 7200.4 ST9500420ASG SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 159.00 3.14
Lenovo ThinkPad 43N3423 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 165.14 3.03
Seagate Constellation.2 ST9500621NS SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 500 172.28 2.90
IBM 42D0752 SATA 7200 500 375.00 1.33
Samsung Spinpoint M7E HM501II SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 576.49 0.87
Western Digital AV WD3200BVVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 0 3 65.00 0.00
Seagate Momentus Thin ST500LT012 SATA 1.5 Gb/s 5400 16 0 44.90 0.00
Hitachi Travelstar HTS727575A9E364 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 0 75.00 0.00
Hitachi Travelstar HTS725025A9A364 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 0 55.00 0.00
Seagate SuperSpeed HDD STBD1000400 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 64 1TB + 8GB SSD 109.99 0.00
Toshiba MK6476GSXN SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 0 65.00 0.00
Toshiba MQ01ABF050H SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 32 500GB/SLC 8GB 56.99 0.00
Toshiba MQ01ABD100H SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 32 1TB+8GB 89.99 0.00
Toshiba PH2100U-1SHD SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 32 1TB + 8GB NAND Flash 107.10 0.00
Toshiba PH2050U-1SHD SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 32 500GB + 8GB NAND Flash 56.99 0.00
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WDBABC0010BNC-NRSN SATA 1.5 Gb/s 5400 8 0 2 124.00 0.00

Price History

Recent Price Changes

2014-10-18 $150.00 -4.77
2014-10-16 $154.77 +4.77
2014-09-30 $150.00 +71.00
2014-09-30 $79.00 -71.00
2014-09-29 $150.00 +23.00
2014-09-29 $127.00 -23.00
2014-09-27 $150.00 +23.00
2014-09-25 $154.99 +9.00
2014-09-25 $127.00 -23.00
2014-09-20 $150.00 +23.00

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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