1TB, 750GB, 640GB
Mobile Hard Drive
1TB, 750GB, 640GB
Mobile Hard Drive
- Power Efficient – More "unplugged" notebook time
- Quiet Acoustics – Richer audio-listening for music, movies and games
- Data Security – Self-encrypting models
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. 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.
- 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
- Network routers (EA)
- Video surveillance (EA)
HGST products identified within this document are BNST-free and in compliance with Canada’s Prohibition of Certain Toxic Substances Regulation, 2012.
REACH Certificate of Compliance for HGST Storage Products.
Identifies HGST storage products that comply with the European Union Directive 2011/65/EU on the restriction of use of certain hazardous substances (“RoHS Directive”).
This statement certifies that Travelstar 5K1000 & CinemaStar C5K1000 hard disk drives meet the criteria for electronic products safety standards in all included regions.
A summary of component and operating system compatibility testing that has been completed for the Travelstar 5K1000 hard disk drives,
This two-page document gives the highlights, best-fit applications, model,numbers and basic technical specs for the Travelstar 5K1000 data sheet
A two-page installation guide for Travelstar 5K1000 hard disk drive includes information on system requirements, handling precautions and the quick installation procedure.
This document details the functional and interface specification information for the Travelstar 5K1000 hard drives
This document provides a high-level overview of Advanced Format hard drives, the latest 4K block structure used to storage information on hard disk drives.
"ABLE is a power efficiency tool, which maps the power consumption of a hard drive to specified drive usage parameters based on options input by the host system integrator."
This white paper describes High-Pinning Iridium-Manganese-Chromium (IrMnCr) read sensors and their role in delivering high reliability & stability in hard drives.
A white paper describing Perpendicular Magnetic Recording Technology, its implementation on hard drives and contrasts to Longitudinal recording
A white paper the describes how HGST Bulk Data Encryption safeguards data on models equiped with the feature