The Seagate Barracuda 5400.1 hard drive is 25 percent thinner to improve system airflow and works best with fanless systems but is still compatible with industry standard mounting brackets. Best suited for entry-level PCs and office computers, its low power requirements will decrease utility costs and its 33 percent lighter mass reduces shipping-related expenditures. Seagate’s SoftSonic motor is used for whisper quiet operation. The Seashell packaging protects the drive against 1000 Gs of non-operating shock and G-Force protection with ShockPoints prevents damage to the motor, heads, head-arm, clamp and discs during shipping and daily operation. Protecting your data against corruption and outages is addressed with Seagate’s latest defenses such as, ECC (error-correction code) which performs on-the-fly hardware corrections to ensure continued excellence in performance.
High instantaneous (burst) data transfer rates (up to 100 Mbytes per second) using Ultra DMA mode 5.
Giant magnetoresistive (GMR) recording heads and EPRML technology provide the drives with increased areal density.
State-of-the-art cache and on-the-fly error-correction algorithms.
Full-track multiple-sector transfer capability without local processor intervention.
350 Gs nonoperating shock.
SeaTools diagnostic software performs a drive self-test that eliminates unnecessary drive returns.
Support for S.M.A.R.T. drive monitoring and reporting.
Support for drive self-test (DST) with S.M.A.R.T. Execute Off-lne Immediate.
Support for Read Multiple and Write Multiple commands.
Support for autodetection of master/slave drives that use cable select (CSEL).
Seagate Barracuda 40GB IDE Hard Drive Warranty Information
Warranty Length: 1 Year Limited Warranty
Details: One year limited warranty on parts. Do not remove the factory-installed labels from the drive or cover them with additional labels. Removal voids the warranty. Do not insert anything into the breather filter hole, covering this hole compromises drive reliability and could lead to permanent damage – doing so voids the warranty.
Contact: By Phone: 1-877-271-3285 / Technical Support 1-800-732-4283 (24 Hours Daily)