Travelstar 5K1000

HGST Travelstar 5K1000 mobile internal hard drive

1TB, 750GB, 640GB
2.5-inch Mobile Hard Drive

  • Power Efficient – More "unplugged" notebook time
  • Quiet Acoustics – Richer audio-listening for music, movies and games
  • Data Security – Self-encrypting models

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Overview

Travelstar™ 5K1000 is a 5400 RPM, 500GB/platter, 2.5-inch hard drive available in 640GB, 750GB and 1TB models. This standard 9.5mm, two-disk design, intended for use in notebook PCs, external storage, gaming consoles and other mobile applications, leverages Advanced Format, which increases the physical sector size on hard drives from 512 bytes to 4096 (4K) bytes to increase drive capacities and improve error correction capabilities. Consult the HGST Advanced Format Technology Brief for more information on using these hard drives. The Travelstar 5K1000 is the first 1TB 2.5-inch HDD with a 6Gb/s SATA interface and delivers best-of-breed 5400 RPM performance in PCMark 7 and PCMark Vantage testing. The 5K1000 continues to demonstrate HGST’s ecological leadership with its halogen-free design and power-efficient operation, and carries the EcoTrac classification. Travelstar 5K1000 delivers the highest mobile capacity with excellent performance to meet the needs of consumers and commercial users in an eco-friendly, rugged design.

Specifications
Model # / Part #
  • HTS541010A9E680
  • HTS541075A9E680
  • HTS541064A9E680
  • HTS541010A9E681
  • HTS541075A9E681
  • HTS541064A9E681
  • HTE541010A9E680
  • HTE541075A9E680
  • HTE541064A9E680
Interface SATA 6Gb/s SATA 6Gb/s SATA 6Gb/s
Capacity (GB) 1TB / 750 / 640 1TB / 750 / 640 1TB / 750 / 640
Sector size (variable, Bytes/sector) 512e 512e 512e
Recording zones 30 30 30
Max Areal Density (Gbits/sq. in.) 694 694 694

Performance

Data Buffer (MB) 8 8 8
Rotational Speed (RPM) 5400 5400 5400
Latency Average (ms) 5.5 5.5 5.5
Media transfer rate (Mbits/sec, max) 998 998 998
Interface transfer rate (MB/sec, max) 600 600 600
Seek Time (read, ms, typical) 12 12 12
Seek time: Track to track (typical) ms (read) 1 1 1
Seek time: Full Stroke (typical) ms (read) 20 20 20

Reliability

Power on hours (POH) per month N/A N/A 730
Load/Unload Cycles 600,000 600,000 600,000
Availability (hrs/day x days/wk) 24x7

Acoustics

Idle (Bels) 2.4 2.4 2.4
Operational (Bels, typical) 2.6 2.6 2.6

Power

Requirement +5 VDC (+ -5%) +5 VDC (+ -5%) +5 VDC (+ -5%)
Startup (W, peak, max) 4.5 4.5 4.5
Read/Write (W, avg) 1.6 1.6 1.6
Low power idle (W, avg) 0.5 0.5 N/A
Standby (W, avg) 0.2 0.2 0.2
Seek (W, avg) 1.8 1.8 1.8
Active Idle (W, avg) 0.8 0.8 N/A
Performance Idle (W, avg) 1.5 1.5 1.5
Sleep (W) 0.1 0.1 0.1

Physical size

Z-Height (mm) 9.5 9.5 9.5
Dimensions (width x depth, mm) 70x100 70x100 70x100
Weight (g, max) 102 102 102

Environmental (operating)

Ambient temperature 0 to 60°C 0 to 60°C 0 to 60°C
Shock (half-sine wave) 400G/2ms, 225G/1ms 400G/2ms, 225G/1ms 400G/2ms, 225G/1ms

Environmental (non-operating)

Ambient temperature -40 to 65°C -40 to 65°C -40 to 65°C
Shock (half-sine wave) 1000G/1ms 1000G/1ms 1000G/1ms
Quick Facts

Highlights

  • Up to 1TB of capacity
  • Advanced Format, 512 byte emulation
  • 6Gb/s SATA interface
  • Low power consumption
  • Halogen-free for eco-friendly design
  • Self-encrypting models for data security
  • Enhanced availability (EA) models for applications needing around-the-clock access in lower-transaction environments

Applications / Environments

  • Notebook PCs
  • External storage
  • Gaming consoles
  • Small-form-factor video devices
  • Blade servers (EA)
  • Network routers (EA)
  • Video surveillance (EA)
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