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 54.00 18.52
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD7500BPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 750 3 42.38 17.70
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD10JPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 2 57.08 17.52
Western Digital Blue WD7500BPVX SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 750 2 42.99 17.45
Western Digital Green WD15NPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 8 1500 2 86.26 17.39
Western Digital Blue WD10JPVX SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 2 57.99 17.24
Hitachi 0J11563 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 750 3 44.00 17.05
Western Digital Blue WD7500LPCX SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 16 750 2 48.99 15.31
Toshiba PH2100U-1I54 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 66.45 15.05
Hitachi Travelstar 5K1000 0J22413 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 68.53 14.59
Western Digital Red WD10JFCX SATA 6 Gb/s 16 1000 3 69.99 14.29
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD6400BPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 640 3 46.99 13.62
Seagate Momentus LP STBD1000100 SATA 5400 1000 73.49 13.61
Western Digital Black WD7500BPKX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 16 750 5 55.99 13.40
Western Digital WDBMYH0010BNC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 74.99 13.34
Toshiba HDKGB05 SATA 5400 1000 75.60 13.23
Hitachi Travelstar 5K1000 HTS541010A9E680 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 1000 78.19 12.79
Seagate ST1000LM014 SATA 6 Gb/s 64 1000 81.22 12.31
Western Digital Red WD7500BFCX SATA 6 Gb/s 16 750 3 60.96 12.30
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD5000LPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 2 41.48 12.05
Western Digital AV-25 WD10JUCT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 16 1000 3 83.32 12.00
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD5000BPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 3 43.40 11.52
Toshiba HDKBB97 SATA 5400 8 750 65.68 11.42
Samsung SpinPoint MT2 HM100UI SATA 3 Gb/s 8 1000 89.00 11.24
Western Digital Blue WD5000LPVX SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 500 2 44.98 11.12
Toshiba MQ01ABF050 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 500 45.00 11.11
Western Digital Blue WD10SPCX SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 16 1000 2 90.99 10.99
Western Digital Laptop Mainstream WDBMYH5000ANC SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 45.95 10.88
Western Digital WDBMYH5000ANC-NRSN SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 45.95 10.88
Toshiba MKxx65GSX Series MK6465GSX SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 640 58.99 10.85
Samsung HN-M640MBB SATA 3 Gb/s 8 640 59.00 10.85
Western Digital Scorpio Black WD7500BPKT SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 750 5 69.50 10.79
Toshiba HDKBB097 SATA 5400 8 750 69.51 10.79
Toshiba MQ01ABD050 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 47.98 10.42
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD5000BEVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 3 47.99 10.42
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD7500KPVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5200 8 750 3 74.45 10.07
Toshiba PH2050U-1I54 SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 8 500 49.99 10.00
Seagate Momentus ST905003N1A1AS-RK SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 49.99 10.00
Western Digital Black WD5000BPKX SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 16 500 5 52.00 9.62
Toshiba MK7559GSXP SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 750 79.00 9.49
Samsung HN-M101MBB SATA 3 Gb/s 8 500 52.99 9.44
Seagate Momentus 7200.4 ST9500423AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 53.37 9.37
Toshiba MKxx76GSX Series MK6476GSX SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 640 1 69.00 9.28
Western Digital Scorpio Black WD5000BPKT SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 5 54.45 9.18
Western Digital Scorpio Black WD5000BEKT SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 5 54.49 9.18
Seagate ST500LM021 SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 32 500 56.76 8.81
Seagate Momentus 5400.6 ST9500325AS SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 57.00 8.77
Hitachi Travelstar 0S02858 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 500 58.99 8.48
Hitachi 0J11561 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 3 59.00 8.47
Hitachi Travelstar 7K750 0J12281 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 59.00 8.47
Seagate Constellation ST9500530NS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 500 5 60.20 8.31
Toshiba MK6459GSX SATA 5400 650 3 79.00 8.23
Toshiba HDD2J92 SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 640 78.00 8.21
Seagate ST500LM000 SATA 6 Gb/s 64 500 61.84 8.09
Hitachi Travelstar 7K500 HTS725032A9A364 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 3 65.00 7.69
Toshiba MKxx65GSX Series MK5065GSX SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 70.00 7.14
Samsung Spinpoint M8 HN-M500MBB SATA 3 Gb/s 8 500 71.32 7.01
Hitachi Travelstar 7K500 HTS725050A9A364 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 3 78.00 6.41
Seagate Momentus XT ST95005620AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 32 500 84.32 5.93
HP Midline 507750-B21 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 500 85.00 5.88
Toshiba MK5059GSX SATA 500 3 85.00 5.88
Seagate Momentus 7200.4 ST9500420AS SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 90.00 5.56
Lenovo ThinkPad 43N3423 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 93.33 5.36
Samsung Spinpoint M7 HM500JI SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 98.00 5.10
Seagate Momentus ST905003N3A1AS-RK SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 99.90 5.01
Western Digital Product Line:AV-25 WD5000LUCT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 16 500 100.36 4.98
Seagate Constellation.2 ST9500620NS SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 500 118.70 4.21
Hitachi Travelstar H2IK500854SP SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 500 132.59 3.77
Western Digital Product Line:VelociRaptor WD5000BHTZ SATA 6 Gb/s 10000 64 500 5 137.05 3.65
Samsung Spinpoint M7E HM501II SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 500 149.95 3.33
Seagate Momentus 7200.4 ST9500420ASG SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 500 179.95 2.78
Seagate Constellation.2 ST9500621NS SATA 6 Gb/s 7200 64 500 191.47 2.61
IBM 42D0752 SATA 7200 500 375.00 1.33
Western Digital AV WD3200BVVT SATA 3 Gb/s 5400 8 0 3 55.00 0.00
Western Digital Scorpio Blue WDBABC0010BNC-NRSN SATA 1.5 Gb/s 5400 8 0 2 74.99 0.00
Seagate Momentus Thin ST500LT012 SATA 1.5 Gb/s 5400 16 0 37.22 0.00
Hitachi Travelstar HTS727575A9E364 SATA 3 Gb/s 7200 16 0 50.75 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 MQ01ABD100H SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 32 1TB+8GB 101.55 0.00
Toshiba PH2050U-1SHD SATA 6 Gb/s 5400 32 500GB + 8GB NAND Flash 76.99 0.00

Price History

Recent Price Changes

2014-12-22 $84.32 +0.49
2014-12-21 $83.83 -6.17
2014-12-11 $90.00 +22.00
2014-12-10 $68.00 -1.00
2014-12-10 $69.00 +4.00
2014-12-10 $65.00 -4.00
2014-12-10 $69.00 -21.00
2014-12-09 $90.00 -9.99
2014-12-08 $99.99 +9.99
2014-12-08 $90.00 -9.99

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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