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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.
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.
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 :
Stand-alone magnetic disk, optical disc or solid state drive that plugs into the computer typically via USB, although eSATA and FireWire are also used. Used for storing and retrieving digital information.
external 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 Seagate: 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: 15 Nov 2006
The date Icecat noticed for the first time that this product was included in the price list of a channel partner
Info modified on: 06 Feb 2017 12:17:12
The date of the most recent change of this product data-sheet in Icecat.
Product views: 10615
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Warranty: 1 year
Long product name Seagate Barracuda 500GB eSATA 500GB Silver:
The short editorial description of Seagate Barracuda 500GB eSATA 500GB Silver
eSATA 500GB External Hard Drive

Marketing text Seagate Barracuda 500GB eSATA 500GB Silver

The official marketing text of Seagate Barracuda 500GB eSATA 500GB Silver as supplied by the manufacturer
The Seagate eSATA (External Serial ATA) Hard Drive delivers the fastest and highest-capacity external backup solution for desktop PCs, media PCs and digital content. Seagate eSATA Hard Drives deliver sustained data throughput to support the most demanding projects. State-of-the-art SATA technology brings breakthrough 3 Gb/s performance to digital video workstations, entry-level servers and desktop systems in a sleek, durable and stackable external hard drive.

Key Features and Benefits
- Stores up to 8,330 hours of digital music, 160,000 digital photos or 500 hours of digital video.
- 7200 RPM spin speed.
- 16 MB cache buffer.
- SATA 3-Gb/s interface with Native Command Queuing maximizes drive performance.
- Built-in self-monitoring technology for safety and security.
- Easy-to-use backup software.
- Compatible with Windows and Macintosh operating systems.
Short summary description Seagate Barracuda 500GB eSATA 500GB Silver:
This short summary of the Seagate Barracuda 500GB eSATA 500GB Silver data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Seagate Barracuda 500GB eSATA, 500 GB, 3.5", 7200 RPM, HDD, 16 MB, 3000 Mbit/s
Long summary description Seagate Barracuda 500GB eSATA 500GB Silver:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Seagate Barracuda 500GB eSATA 500GB Silver based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Seagate 500GB eSATA, Barracuda. Hard drive capacity: 500 GB, Hard drive size: 3.5", Hard drive speed: 7200 RPM. Data transfer rate: 3000 Mbit/s, eSATA data transfer rates: 3 Gbit/s. Colour of product: Silver. Data transfer rate: 3 Gbit/s, Connectivity technology: Wired
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Hard drive
Hard drive capacity*
The maximum storage capacity of the hard disk, usually measured in bytes e.g. GB.
500 GB
Hard drive size*
The amount of data that the hard drive can store.
Hard drive speed*
The rotational speed of a hard disk expressed in rotations per minute. The faster the better.
7200 RPM
Device type*
Type or category of the device.
Drive device, buffer size
A reserved segment of memory within a drive device that is used to hold the data being processed.
16 MB
Ports & interfaces
Data transfer rate*
Rate at which data can be transferred, usually measured in units per second. May vary with network configurations.
3000 Mbit/s
eSATA data transfer rates
3 Gbit/s
USB powered *
The device can be powered via a USB connection.
Fingerprint reader
A scanner used to identify a person's fingerprint for security purposes. After a sample is taken, access to a computer or other system is granted if the fingerprint matches the stored sample. A PIN may also be used with the fingerprint sample.
Password protection
The computer, smartphone etc. can only be used when the correct password is entered, therefore making it more secure.
Colour of product *
The colour e.g. red, blue, green, black, white.
Other features
Connectivity technology
Mac compatibility
Product can be used with Apple Mac software and/or hardware.
The product is built in.
Data transfer rate
Rate at which data can be transferred. Usually expressed in units per second. May vary with network configurations.
3 Gbit/s