Seagate ST500DM002-1BD142 500GB
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Release Period- Jul-2011
ST500DM002-1BD142 500GB Review

Count on Barracuda® drives to deliver the storage innovations that drive your costs down and your performance up. </br> 7200 RPM performance–from 250GB all the way up to 3TB. </br> OptiCache technology further exploits big 64MB cache sizes and improved micro processor capabilities. </br>* SATA 6Gb/s technology to further maximize performance.


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ST500DM002-1BD142 500GB Technical Specifications
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Standard HDD
3.5"
SATA 6Gb/s
8.3
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2012
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$213.00
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2017
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$119.99
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4 GB

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1366 x 768

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I have this hdd and my pc boot time is 30 seconds.

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CPU (40% overclock)

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2014
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$250.00
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2015
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$209.99
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8 GB

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its a good hard drive for everything but any real gaming and it does have a slow boot time but i use it and got patience so i can use it but it is a really capable hard drive for its price

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CPU (10% overclock)

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2012
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$132.00
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8 GB

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My office PC's HDD, not bad.. :)

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2012
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$195.00
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4 GB

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Its great works really good and fast..:D

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2014
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$250.00
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16 GB

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how come the GD rating is only 4 ? is it because its 500gb ?

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$1,399.00
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$699.00
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64 GB

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3440 x 1440

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Because of the speed, its a mechanical hard drive which is a lot slower than an ssd

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2012
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$195.00
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$318.00
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16 GB

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2560 x 1440

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It's actually a 6/10 for the fact that it's slower than SSD and it ony has a real capacity of 465gb give or take a few gigabytes depending on what OS you install on it.

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2020
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$399.00
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$720.00
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16 GB

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this is my storage drive, its great as one but you really do need an ssd boot drive, 60gb minimum

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