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Maxtor DiamondMax D540X 4G160J8 160GB IDE Hard Drive

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Maxtor DiamondMax D540X 4G160J8 160GB IDE Hard Drive

Maxtor DiamondMax D540X 4G160J8 160GB IDE Hard Drive
The Maxtor DiamondMax« D540X hard disk drive is designed to efficiently meet the need for capacity. With 40GB per platter at industry-standard capacity points, the D540X confirms Maxtor’s leadership position in drive technology. The D540X drive uses advanced, integrated electronics combined with numerous design innovations to achieve a wide range of capacity points, solid reliability, and quiet operation all at very competitive prices. As a result, the D540X is the premier choice for desktop, enterprise and consumer electronic storage needs.

Maxtor developed Ultra ATA interfaces have data transfer rates up to 133 megabytes-per-second. With these leading edge interfaces, end users will experience the fastest ATA transfer rates available.

Maxtor’s Quiet Drive Technology provides users with the best possible drive acoustics. These innovative technologies reduce the noise by improving the sound quality Like previous generations, the DiamondMax D540X takes reliability and data integrity to an even higher level with Maxtor’s Shock Protection and Data Protection Systems. These systems give the user enhanced protection against both operating and non-operating shock, verifying essential functions in seconds to eliminate costly and unnecessary drive returns.
Capacity 160 GB
Heads 8
Platters 4
Seek Times (typical read, ms)  
Track to Track 2.0
Average (normal seek) 12.0
Full Stroke (normal seek) 24.0
Average Latency 5.5
Controller Overhead < 0.3
Drive Ready Time (typical, sec) 7.5
Data Transfer Speed (Mbyte/sec, max)
To/From Interface 133
To/From Media 43.4
Sustained at OD 35.9
Sustained at ID 17.8
Drive Configuration
Buffer Size 2MB
Buffer Type SDRAM
Data Zones per Surface 16
Bytes per Sector/Block 512
Rotational Speed (RPM) 5400
Start/Stop Cycles (min) >50,000
Component Design Life (min) 5 years
Data Errors (non-recoverable) <1 per 10E14 bits read
Annualized Failure Rate (AFR) <0.8%
Operating 5o to 55o C
Non-operating, Storage -40o to 65o C
Relative Humidity (non-condensing)
Operating, Non-operating, Storage 5% to 95%
Maximum Wet Bulb, Operating 30║ C
Operating, random, no errors: 10 to 300 Hz at 0.004 G2/Hz
301 to 500 Hz at 0.00005 G2/Hz
Operating Mechanical Shock Read 30 Gs, 2 ms, no errors; Write 60 Gs, 2 ms, no errors
Non-operating Mechanical Shock 300 Gs, 2 ms, no damage
Physical Dimensions
Height (max mm) 26.1 mm
Width (typical mm) 101.6 mm
Length (max mm) 147.0 mm
Weight (max kg) 0.580 kg

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