Summary of Seagate Hybrid ST500LM000
Break through your thin laptop's performance barriers: Now, with a Seagate Laptop Thin Solid State Hybrid Drive (SSHD), you can experience the performance of a solid state drive in your thin and light laptop for a fraction of the cost. SSHD fuses solid state storage with a traditional hard drive to deliver the best of both worlds: Blazing-fast performance and high capacities at prices that work. Solid state speed on a hard drive budget: Seagate Laptop Thin SSHD leverages several gigabytes of NAND flash storage to deliver the performance benefits of solid state drives. Our SSHDs are 4× faster than standard 7200 RPM hard drives*; they improve system-level performance by an average of 20%; and you'll get far faster boot ups. Capacity without compromise-even in compact laptops: Solid state drives are typically only affordable in very low capacities, but there's no need to compromise with a Laptop Thin SSHD. This drive features a 7mm height designed for compact computers, and you can choose from 500GB and 750GB capacities at prices that make sense. Installs with ease: Seagate Laptop Thin SSHD installs and communicates with your thin laptop exactly like a standard hard drive. It's fully compatible with standard SATA technology, and there's no need to worry about what OS you're using: Laptop Thin SSHD is OS-, driver- and software- independent.