Real Gentlemen: Budget IDE Hard Drives

Seagate U6 ST360020A

Seagate's U6 family is protected by black rubber.

The U6 series is the current low-cost hard drive family from Seagate. Running at 5,400 rpm and with 2 MB cache, they provide average performance at low prices.

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Seagate U-Series
Capacity20 GB (ST320410A), 1 Platter30 GB (ST330610A), 1 Platter40 GB (ST340810A), 1 Platter60 GB (ST360020A), 2 Platters80 GB (ST380020A), 2 Platters
Rotation Speed5,400 rpm
Average Seek Time8.9 ms
Cache Memory2048 kB
Warranty3 Years

The rubber casing also protects the bottom of the drive. All jumper settings are indicated by the label at the top.

For more information about this drive, please go to Seagate's website .