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a cache that stores copies of frequently used disk sectors in random access memory (RAM) so they can be read without accessing the slower disk

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0 ms average seek time and a 2 MB cache buffer incorporating a high-speed 100 MHz SDRAM memory for high sustained transfer rate.
All 1TB/platter 7,200 RPM and Coolspin versions ship with a 32MB cache buffer and a 6Gb/second Serial ATA interface.
The Ultrastar C15K147 is available in 73GB and 147GB capacities and features a 64MB cache buffer.
5-inch 7200RPM Serial ATA hard drive with 8MB cache buffer -- Serial ATA interface cable -- Mounting screws -- MaxBlast installation software -- Installation guide About Maxtor
5 mm disk drive thickness, the new disk drive provide improves system-level performance by as much as 12 percent when compared to 4200-RPM drives currently installed in most portable computers limited to 2 MB cache buffer.
Individual libraries can be configured with one to 192 200GB or 250GB WD Caviar SE SATA hard drives each featuring an 8MB cache buffer, 7,200 RPM and three-year warranty.
It delivers a sustained data throughput rate of 54 MB/sec and an 8 MB cache buffer.
The DiamondMax 40 also uses Maxtor DualWave(TM) twin processor technology for a 10x boost in host command processing speed, 2 MB of high speed 100 MHz SDRAM for the cache buffer, and an UltraDMA 66 interface for up to 66 MB per second transfer rates.
0 ms average seek time, a 2 MB cache buffer, incorporating a high-speed, 100 MHz SDRAM memory for high sustained transfer rate, proprietary Maxtor DualWave(TM) twin processor and UltraDMA 66 for up to 66 MB per second transfer rates.
It features a 64MB cache buffer and uses Hitachi's patented Advanced Power Management technology to reduce power consumption.
The drive uses a 6Gbps SATA interface and a 64MB cache buffer.
0 ms average seek time, a 2 MB cache buffer incorporating a high-speed 100 MHz SDRAM memory for high sustained transfer rate, Maxtor's proprietary DualWave(TM) controller, and UltraDMA 66 for up to 66 MB per second data transfer rate.
The V20400 Series also provides industry leading desktop performance with 5400RPM, 9ms seek, a 512KB cache buffer and the new high performance Ultra ATA/100 interface.
5Mbps, a 2MB cache buffer, and the capacity to easily store 2-1/2 hours of DVD/MPEG-2 video or more than 8 hours of AC3 audio on a single, removable disc.