Low hardware ECC covered seagate Tags: Hard Drives Hardware Seagate Storage Last response: June 9, 2010 6:12 PM in Storage Share Anonymous a b G Storage June 6, 2010 9:41:47 AM Hi I've just bought this new 1TB Drive on Thursday the 3rd of June 2010. Here is my S.M.A.R.T Status, I'm I justified in demanding a new drive? Seatools Reports Everything is OK. but this is a brand new drive how can it have values like that? Running on Intel P35 Chipset MODEL: ST31000528AS 7200.12 32MB Cache SATA II Rev. CC38 ID Attribute Description Threshold Value Worst Data Status 01 Raw Read Error Rate 6 117 99 140506220 OK: Value is normal ID Attribute Description Threshold Value Worst Data Status 03 Spinup Time 0 96 96 0 OK: Always passes ID Attribute Description Threshold Value Worst Data Status BE Airflow Temperature 45 74 66 521666586 OK: Value is normal ID Attribute Description Threshold Value Worst Data Status C2 Temperature 0 26 40 26 OK: Always passes ID Attribute Description Threshold Value Worst Data Status C3 Hardware ECC Recovered 0 36 36 140506220 OK: Always passes More about : low hardware ecc covered seagate evongugg a b G Storage June 9, 2010 6:06:46 PM S.M.A.R.T. is not always 100% reliable. Try a different tool. evongugg a b G Storage June 9, 2010 6:12:20 PM Some hard disk tools: http://www.benchmarkhq.ru/english.html?/b_e.html Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWindows Vista a reason to buy ECC memory? ForumMajor hardware upgrade - advice needed ForumWhen non-buffered, non- ecc 16GB DDR3 modules are coming? ForumMost reliable for moderate home use: WD RE4, WD Caviar Black, Seagate ? Forum3500EUR (arround $4000) Work and Gaming Build. ForumTom's Hardware Member System Gallery ForumGood system, but very low FPS on SC2! ForumSeagate 7200.10 AAK firmware performance issues! ForumFirst PC - i7 3770, P8Z77, GTX 650, Corsair 16GB, Seagate HDD, ForumNew Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 drive faulty? ForumSeagate ST3120827AS 7200.7 Problem? ForumSystem for Motion Graphics - budget: 4k ForumLooking to build a new workstation with $3000 - $4000 budget ForumAdvice on building a ZFS-based file server ForumAny interest in older hardware ? ForumSeagate 1.5TB HD showing as 500GB ForumSSD swap for Avatar 145A2 Ultrabook? ForumSeagate barracuda lp ForumSeagate FreeAgent 1 TB Ext. HD [ST310005FDD2E1] - Multiple Problems ForumSeagate freeagent go 500 gb More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !