The Toshiba 500 GB 3.5 inch SATAIII Hard Drive is Toshiba’s first 3.5-inch hard drive for use in power-friendly consumer and commercial desktop computers. The 7,200 RPM drive series is engineered for high performance and low power for cooler operation. With 32MB cache buffer the DT01ACA drives are designed for faster data processing.
The 3.5-inch DT01ACA drives include Advanced Sector Format technology, which utilizes the industry standard 4K byte-per-sector configuration and improved error-correcting code functionality to enhance data integrity while making more efficient use of the storage surface area.
These desktop drives are halogen-free, demonstrating Toshiba Corporation’s global commitment to Environmentally Conscious Products (ECPs) that have minimal environmental impact.** As part of this voluntary initiative, Toshiba has reduced or eliminated additional hazardous substances in the DT01ACA drives.