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Seagate 500GB Barracuda Internal Hard Drive

Seagate 500GB Barracuda Internal Hard Drive
  • Donor partner: Seagate
  • Platform: Any Platform
  • Format: Hardware
  • Product ID: HW-48728
  • Availability: Out of Stock

More informations about this product


The Seagate 500GB Barracuda internal hard drive (part number ST500DM002) is an internal, 3.5-inch hard drive that connects to a computer through an SATA connection. The drive's 3.5-inch form factor makes it appropriate for data storage in a desktop computer, server, or RAID system.

This donation provides one Barracuda internal hard drive. An SATA cable is not included.

Hardware Specifications

Each hard drive meets the following specifications.

7,200 rpm
Cache buffer:
SATA (cable not included)
Average latency:
4.16 ms
Internal data transfer rate:
1,695 Mb/s
Sustained data transfer rate:
125 MB/s
Dimensions (H x W x L):
5.8 x 4 x 0.8 inches (147 x 102 x 20 mm)
1.2 lb (0.54 kg)

More information is available in the Seagate product manual.

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The administrative fee for this product is not refundable, and the product cannot be exchanged.

Obtaining This Product

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System Requirements

  • Compatible with devices that can support a 3.5-inch hard drive with an SATA interface
  • For additional details, see the product manual.

Rules, Eligibility and Restrictions

  • Donated product will be distributed under this program to qualifying organizations only, not to individuals.
  • An organization may request up to two of each type of Barracuda hard drive within a fiscal year (July 1 to June 30).
  • This donation is available to nonprofits with 501(c)(3) designation and to public libraries. Public libraries must either have valid 501(c)(3) nonprofit status or be listed in the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) database.
  • This donation will not be made available to mutual organizations, employee or membership benefit organizations, some social clubs, organizations that support political parties or candidates, advocacy organizations, booster clubs, and Boy Scout troops that cannot show proof of nondiscrimination.
  • Religious organizations without a secular community designation are not eligible to participate in this program. A secular designation is defined as an organization separate from the church or religious organization that provides services to people regardless of their religious beliefs and does not propagate a belief in a specific faith.
  • Recipient organizations must be willing and able to provide information to Seagate for the purposes of creating a case study or testimonial on this program.
  • Organizations that advocate, support, or practice discrimination based on age, ethnicity, gender, national origin, disability, race, size, religion, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic background are not eligible to participate in this program. Organizations must be willing and able to attest that they do not discriminate on any of these grounds in order to receive donations.
  • Seagate products may not be transferred or resold.