Samsung Spinpoint N2B - 30.0GB 4200RPM ZIF Ultra-ATA 100Mb/sec 2MB Cache 1.8" 5mm Laptop Hard Drive - HS030GB


Warranty1 Year Warranty
AvailabilityYes - Ships in 3 to 5 Days
ManufacturerSamsung Corporation
SeriesSamsung SpinPoint N2P Ultra Mobile PATA/ZIF
UPC CodeDoes Not Apply

Product Specs

Product Specs
Capacity30.0 GB
Spindle Speed4200 RPM Fluid Dynamic Bearing (FDB) Motor
Cache Buffer2 MB Intelligent DRAM Caching
Advanced FormatNo - 512 Sector Size (Bytes)
Form Factor1.8 Inch Internal Hard Drive
InterfacePATA (EIDE Ultra-DMA ATA-6)
Interface SpeedDMA Mode-5 Ultra ATA-6 100MB/sec (max) to/from Host
Data Transfer Rate458 Mb/sec Media Transfer Rate (max)
Interface ConnectorZIF CE PATA 40-pin Connector (zero-insertion force)
Seek Time15.0 ms Average Seek Time (typical)
Recording TechnologyPerpendicular Magnetic Recording (PMR) Technology
Life Expectancy20,000 Power On Hours (POH) / 5 Years Component Design Life
Workload Rating300,000 Hours MTBF (Mean Time Before Failures) / 600,000 (Load/Unload Cycles)
Shock ResistanceOperating: 600Gs / 2ms - Non Operating: 1500Gs / 1ms (half sine wave)
EncryptionNo - Standard Model
Rohs CompliantYes
Dimensions(L x W x H) 71.0mm x 54.0mm x 5.0mm
ClassificationMainstream Drives

Key Features

  • Capacities up to 160GB
  • 4200 RPM Rotational Speed Motor
  • Intelligent DRAM Caching Technology
  • Digital Signal Processor Technology
  • Ultra Quiet Silent Seek Technology
  • Low Power HDC Technology
  • Closed Loop Actuator Servo with Auto Lock
  • Revolving Voice Coil Motor (VCM) for Actuator
  • Advanced Power Management Technology
  • Perpendicular Magnetic Recording (PMR) Technology
  • Read Multiple and Write Multiple Command Support
  • Thermal Fly Height Control (TFC) Technology
  • Full-Track Multiple-Sector Transfer Capability
  • Multi-Burst On-the-Fly Error-Correction Technology
  • MTBF of 300,000 Hours
  • SATA 28-bit Address Feature Set
  • Multi Zone Recording Technology
  • Whisper Quiet with Fluid Dynamic Bearing (FDB) Motors

Samsung Spinpoint N2B 1.8-Inch Mobile HDD Series

Imagine a hard drive that combines technology, performance and ecology, Samsung invented it for you with its range of hard drives that consume less energy and are much quieter than a conventional hard disk.

The Samsung SpinPoint N2B Series is a 1.8-inch Hard Drive ideal for ultra portable notebooks, portable storage enclosures, hard drive based MP3 players and other ZIF PATA-100Mb/s devices. The Samsung SpinPoint N2B series features up to 160 GB of storage and a ZIF PATA-100Mb/s interface that provides up to 100Mb/s data transfer rate. Its 4200RPM spindle speed and 2 MB cache buffer ensure a reliable operation.

   Key Features

  • 4200 RPM spindle speeds for low power consumption
  • ATA S.M.A.R.T. Compliant
  • 1.8-inch HDDs feature a ZIF ATA-6 (PATA) 100Mb/sec interface and up to 160GB of storage
  • Features exceptionally high quality, reliability and performance
  • Ideal for applications requiring a small footprint storage device

   Best Fit Applications

  • Laptops
  • Notebooks
  • MP3 Players
  • Digital Video Cameras
  • External Storage
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Mobile Applications
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