What type of HDD is this? IDE or SATA?

Status
This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue. View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Bonecrusher123

Thread Starter
Joined
Apr 28, 2007
Messages
1,005
hey guys, i'm looking at upgrading my laptops HDD, but have no clue on what drive is in it.

where do i check?

this is the drive's specs:

Property Value

Disk 0
Manufacturer Seagate
Model ST9808210A
Size 80.0 GB
Firmware Version 3.02
Serial Number 3LF272H9
Interface Parallel ATA
Standard ATA/ATAPI-6 | ATA/ATAPI-6 T13 1410D version 2
Transfer Mode (Current / Max) Ultra DMA-100 / Ultra DMA-100
Features S.M.A.R.T., APM, 48bit LBA
Temperature 39 C (102 F)
Drive Letter(s) C: V:
Controller Buffer Size on Drive 8192 KB
Removable No
Cache Enabled (Read / Write) Yes / Yes
SMART Support Yes
Attribute Name Attribute Value Worst Value Threshold Value Raw Data
Raw Read Error Rate (01) 050 047 034 000001B594A6
Spin Up Time (03) 095 094 000 000000000000
Start/Stop Count (04) 098 098 020 0000000008B8
Reallocated Sector Count (05) 100 100 036 000000000000
Seek Error Rate (07) 078 060 030 0000039FE0B6
Power On Hours Count (09) 097 097 000 000000000B22
Spin Retry Count (0A) 100 100 034 000000000000
Power Cycle Count (0C) 099 099 020 0000000007C3
Emergency Retract Cycle Count (C0) 100 100 000 0000000007C4
Load/unload cycle count (C1) 074 074 000 00000000CF57
HDA Temperature (C2) 039 051 000 000C00000027
ECC On The Fly Count (C3) 050 046 000 000001B594A6
Current pending sector count (C5) 100 100 000 000000000001
Off-line uncorrectable sector count (C6) 100 100 000 000000000001
Ultra ATA CRC Error Rate (C7) 200 185 000 000000000037
Multi Zone Error Rate (C8) 100 253 000 000000000000
Data Address Mark Errors (CA) 100 253 000 000000000000

thanks
 
Joined
Jul 22, 2006
Messages
8,450
Both SATA and PATA are IDE.
Yours is a PATA, and uses the wide ribbon cable.
 
Status
This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue. View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Users Who Are Viewing This Thread (Users: 0, Guests: 1)

As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 807,865 other people just like you!

Latest posts

Staff online

Top