Icecat the open catalog

Add to compare
The general trademark of a manufacturer by which the consumer knows its products. A manufacturer can have multiple brand names. Some manufacturers license their brand names to other producers.
Product family:
The product family is a generic trademark of a brand to indicate a very wide range of products, that can encompass multiple categories. We include product family in the Icecat product title.
Spinpoint M
Product name:
Product name is a brand's identification of a product, often a model name, but not totally unique as it can include some product variants. Product name is a key part of the Icecat product title on a product data-sheet.
100GB ATA-6 Hard Drive
Product code :
The brand's unique identifier for a product. Multiple product codes can be mapped to one mother product data-sheet if the specifications are identical. We map away wrong codes or sometimes logistic variants.
Category :
Hard disk drives are today\'s fastest permanent storage media and have a large capacity. For this two reasons they are the most used storage medium in computers and servers. When buying a new hard disk, there are three important things to consider:\
- The connection of the disk to the computer or other device you will be using it with has a big influence on the speed with which data can be read from/written to the disk. Make sure the connection of the disk you buy is compatible with your computer!\
- The rotational speed is also important for the speed with which data can be read from/written to the disk and determines the time it takes to find a file on the disk.\
- Last but not least, the storage capacity of the disk, i.e. the amount of data that can be stored on the disk.
internal hard drives
Data-sheet quality: created/standardized by Icecat
The quality of the product data-sheet can be on several levels:
only logistic data imported: we have only basic data imported from a supplier, a data-sheet is not yet created by an editor.
created by Samsung: a data-sheet is imported from an official source from a manufacturer. But the data-sheet is not yet standardized by an Icecat editor.
created/standardized by Icecat: the data-sheet is created or standardized by an Icecat editor.
Included since: 08 Dec 2005
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 21 Dec 2015 23:27:40
The date of the most recent change of this product data-sheet in Icecat.
Product views: 12843
This statistic is based on the 61881 using ecommerce sites (eshops, distributors, comparison sites, ecommerce ASPs, purchase systems, etc) downloading this Icecat data-sheet since 08-12-05 Only sponsoring brands are included in the free Open Icecat content distribution as used by 60239 free Open Icecat users .
Short summary description Samsung Spinpoint M 100GB ATA-6 Hard Drive:
This short summary of the Samsung Spinpoint M 100GB ATA-6 Hard Drive data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Samsung Spinpoint M 100GB ATA-6 Hard Drive, Ultra-ATA/100
Long summary description Samsung Spinpoint M 100GB ATA-6 Hard Drive:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Samsung Spinpoint M 100GB ATA-6 Hard Drive based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Samsung 100GB ATA-6 Hard Drive, Spinpoint M. Hard drive capacity: 100 GB, Hard drive interface: Ultra-ATA/100, Hard drive speed: 5400 RPM. Width: 10 cm, Height: 9.4 mm, Depth: 7 cm. Hard disk transfer rate: 431 Mbit/s, Drive device, transfer rate: 100 MB/s
This is a demo of a seamless insert of an Icecat LIVE product data-sheet in your website. Imagine that this responsive data-sheet is included in the product page of your webshop. How to integrate Icecat LIVE JavaScript.
Hard drive
Hard drive capacity*
The maximum storage capacity of the hard disk, usually measured in bytes e.g. GB.
100 GB
Hard drive interface*
The way that a hard disk drive (HDD) is connected to the rest of the computer through a 'bus' such as ATA or SCSI.
Hard drive speed*
The rotational speed of a hard disk expressed in rotations per minute. The faster the better.
5400 RPM
Hard drive size*
The amount of data that the hard drive can store.
Drive device, buffer size
A reserved segment of memory within a drive device that is used to hold the data being processed.
8 MB
Hard disk average seek time
12 ms
Full stroke seek
The “full stroke seek” is the time required to travel from the first to the last track of the disk.
22 ms
Average latency
The average duration before a device can start with a job (for example reading a file from a hard disk).
5.6 ms
Track to track seek time (read/write)
2 ms
Bytes per sector
Start/stop cycles
Hard drive
Drive ready time
4 s
Mean time between failures (MTBF)
Statistical model used to indicate product/mechanism reliability; expressed in hours and percentage of duty cycle. This number (in hours) does not indicate the mean time before failure for a single unit/mechanism.
330000 h
Weight & dimensions
The measurement or extent of something from side to side.
100 mm
The measurement of the product from head to foot or from base to top.
9.4 mm
The distance from the front to the back of something.
70 mm
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
100 g
Other features
Hard disk transfer rate
The internal hard disk transfer rate refers to the actual speed that the drive can read bits from the surface of the platter, or write bits to the surface of the platter.
431 Mbit/s
Drive device, transfer rate
100 MB/s
The product is built in.
Product code
Price from
Samsung Spinpoint M HM120JC hard disk drive
Samsung Spinpoint M HM120JC hard disk drive
(show image)
Here, we only show product images of sponsoring brands that joined Open Icecat as product images can be subject to copyrights. Icecat can be of assistance in securing the necessary permissions or implementing a brand's Digital Rights Management policies. Login to view all product specs or request a Full Icecat subscription to download product specs.