Missing cache on my HDD Tags: Hard Drives Cache Seagate Storage Last response: December 15, 2010 3:23 PM in Storage Share xal3 December 15, 2010 1:50:13 PM Hello, I recently downloaded the Sandra and ran some test on my hardwares. I noticed my HDD seagate Barracuda model #ST31000528AS does not show the 32mb cache it is suppose to have, while my second HDD samsung 500gb drives does show the 16mb. So am i just missing the it some while in the list of test it ran or did seagate. More about : missing cache hdd sminlal a c 415 G Storage December 15, 2010 3:23:36 PM The drive simply wouldn't work if the cache was really damaged or inoperable. I expect that what you're seeing is just a difference in the way the firmware in each drive reports itself to the software. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedcache is ssd and hdd Forum Solvedssd,hdd cache or no cache Forum Solvedreplacing hdd with a ssd + ssd already existed for cache...is it possible?? Forum SolvedAnything I should do after installing another HDD? Accidentally marked it as active. Big difference between 16 or 64MB cache? Forum SolvedWD HDD reads only cache memory Forum SolvedHybrid Drive vs Hdd + Ssd cache? Forum Solved16mb cache vs 64mb (which HDD is better for gaming?) Forum SolvedCache on SSD vs HDD Forum SolvedSSD + HDD vs HDD Raid 0 vs HDD + SSD cache Forum SolvedSeagate 1tb 7200 RPM 32MB Cache HDD (cheap) vs WD Caviar Blue 1tb 7200 RPM 64MB Cache HDD? (noise/performance)? Forum SolvedMissing Space on SSD and HDD Forum SolvedHDD- WD Caviar Black 500gb Or TOSHIBA DT01ACA200 2TB 7200 RPM 64MB Cache Forum SolvedTwo missing HDD in Win7 64bit Forum SolvedFiles are Missing from Newly created external HDD from Laptop Hard disk Forum SolvedHDD cache. Saving money Forum SolvedWhat'll be missing if I just Copy/Paste OS from HDD to another Forum SolvedIs it worthwhile using Velociraptor as a cache to hdd.? Forum SolvedHDD with windows 8.1 gone missing - can't boot up Forum SolvedHDD can't be detected, showed up when i change sata port, but went missing again Forum How to install an SSD with windows 8 and set up SSD cache with a HDD. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !