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Medalist Pro 9140

Capacity:
Speed:
Average Seek Time:
 Cylinders:
Heads:
Sectors:

6.51 GB
7200 rpm
9.5 ms
841
240
63


Installation Guide | Product Manual

 

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                            (C)opyright 1997



ST-36530A (Medalist Pro 6530 Ultra ATA-4)

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 pin-20 removed 潰              青 Alternate Capacity (see below)
                                    (spare jumpers stored on pins A-C)
                                     and pins E-G)
                               青陳 Remote LED (C-, D+)
                              青陳陳 Cable Select (when Slave OFF)
                             青陳陳陳 Master ON, Slave OFF

   Alternate Capacity jumper sets the default cylinder translation
to 4092 to solve issues with certain BIOS that only auto-detect.
Total available sectors are still at full capacity as reported via
Identify Drive data words 52 - 61.  Third party partitioning software
may be needed to achieve full capacity if this option jumper is used.



                             ST-36530A
                         Medalist Pro 6530 AT

       FORMATTED CAPACITY (MB) __________________6510.5
       ACTUATOR TYPE ____________________________VOICE COIL
       CYLINDERS __PHYSICAL______________________9006
       HEADS ______PHYSICAL______________________6
       DISCS (3.5 in) ___________________________3
       MEDIA TYPE _______________________________THIN FILM
       HEAD TYPE ________________________________MR
       RECORDING METHOD _________________________ZBR EPRML (16/17)
       INTERNAL TRANSFER RATE (Mbits/sec) _______up to 193.88
       EXTERNAL TRANSFER RATE (Mbytes/sec) ______up to 33.3
       PIO/DMA/UDMA MODE (max) __________________4/2/2
       DMA SUPPORT ______________________________EISA Type B
       SPINDLE SPEED (RPM) ______________________7200
       AVERAGE LATENCY (mSEC) ___________________4.16
       BUFFER ___________________________________512K
        Read/Write Multiple, Read Look-Ahead,
        Multi-Segmented
       INTERFACE ________________________________Ultra ATA-4
       SECTORS PER DRIVE (LBA mode) _____________12,715,920
       TPI (TRACKS PER INCH) ____________________9570
       BPI (KBITS PER INCH) _____________________179.2
       AVERAGE ACCESS (ms seek/read/write) ______/9.5/10.0
       SINGLE TRACK SEEK (ms seek/read/write) ___2.0/2.5/3.5
       MAX FULL SEEK (ms seek/read/write) _______21.0/22.0/23.5
       MTBF (power-on hours) Office _____________400,000
       SHOCK (G's, 11/2 ms):
                operating (Read/Write) __________10
                abnormal ________________________
                nonoperating ____________________/200
       ACOUSTICS (Bels typ/max) _________________3.9/4.7
       POWER DISSIPATION (watts) ________________
       POWER REQUIREMENTS: +12V START-UP (amps) _2.5
       POWER MANAGEMENT (Watts):
                           ACTIVE _______________13.0
                           IDLE _________________11.0
                           STANDBY ______________3.0
       WRITE PRECOMP (cyl) ______________________N/A
       REDUCED WRITE CURRENT (cyl) ______________N/A
       LANDING ZONE (cyl) _______________________AUTO
       IBM AT DRIVE TYPE ________________________*

       Physical:
                    Height (inches/mm):   1.027/26.09
                    Width  (inches/mm):   4.010/101.9
                    Depth  (inches/mm):   5.787/146.99
                    Weight     (lbs/g):     1.5/680

 * MAY REQUIRE FORMATTING AND PARTITIONING SOFTWARE.  ALSO, CHECK TO
SEE IF YOUR CMOS SETUP HAS A "CUSTOM" OR "USER DEFINABLE" DRIVE TYPE
AVAILABLE. (see below)

Possible Capacity Limited CHS translations:
                       This translation is generally acceptable, as
                       is, for non-DOS operating systems:
     13,456 cyl, 15 heads, 63 sectors = 6,510,551,040

                       DOS operating systems may require a translation
                       that uses larger values for the CMOS head
                       parameter which lowers cylinders below 1024:
       841 cyl, 240 heads, 63 sectors = 6,510,551,040

                       Other FULL-CAPACITY solutions for DOS operating
                       systems include third-party drive preparation
                       software, system BIOS which supports LBA mode
                       or bios driven host adapters. Otherwise,
                       capacity may be limited to:
       1024 cyl, 16 heads, 63 sectors = 528,482,304

Some systems BIOS have capacity limitations. 
Types that have been identified are:
     a 2.113GB or 4095 cylinder limitation 
     a 3.262GB or 6322 cylinder limitation 
     a 4.22GB  or 8192 cylinder limitation

DOS 16-bit FAT file system cannot access more than 2.147 Gbytes per 
partition.  FAT32 file system can create single partitions and
logical drives up to 2TB.

Note: A "custom" or "user-defined" CMOS drivetype  may ask for a
numerical value for the Write Precompensation cylinder and for the
Landing Zone cylinder.  A basic rule-of-thumb for drive models that do
not require the old Write Precomp technique or a Landing Zone because
they are Auto-Parking is to add 1 to the cylinder value being used. As
an example: If cylinders equaled 820, then both Write Precomp and
Landing Zone would be entered as 821. Some BIOS will convert this to
65535 or -1, which are functionally equivalent to "none (not used)".

Already low-level formatted at the factory.

Since a User-definable or Custom translation geometry may be used, it
is imperative that the values be written down and kept with your
permanent records for retrieval in the event of CMOS battery failure.

Seagate reserves the right to change, without notice, product
offerings or specifications. (06/01/98)

A copy of this specification file may be obtained by FTP at
ftp://ftp.seagate.com/techsuppt/at/st36530a.txt.


 



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