Feature / Function
300G operating shock 1000G non-operating shock
Exceptional ruggedness to withstand tougher handling
600,000 load/unload cycles
Double the industry standard specification
Reduces disk wear and protects user data
Fewer electrical components
Additional design robustness
Enhanced Error Correction Code (ECC)
Improved data integrity
493Mb/sec media transfer rate Optimized caching
Outstanding 5400 rpm performance
PATA / SATA
Higher performance OS transparency Thinner, longer cabling Lower pin count Point-to-point connectivity Denser systems packaging
Fluid Dynamic Bearing Motors (FDB)
Industry leading low power consumption
Systems design with minimal current draw
Raising the bar of design
Features and Benefits
Small size for high capacity compact systems
Designed for applications needing around- the-clock access in lower transaction environments
The Hitachi Travelstar E5K100 is designed to be powered on around-the-clock. With low power consumption and minimal heat emission, this 5400 rpm drive is the ideal choice for more demanding data-access applications. The “always-on” Travelstar E5K100, delivers a winning combination of characteristics. With native Serial ATA interface, the E5K100 brings the advantages of 300G of operating shock, 1000G of non-operating shock, and proven technology of Hitachi’s Travelstar 2.5" product line, the Travelstar E5K100 has the fortitude to win the race.
The Travelstar E5K100 series extends Hitachi’s broad product line to allow users the fullest range of choices to suit each application need.
Advanced technology for demanding applications
Hitachi Travelstar E5K100 series is designed specifically for environments that require a high storage capacity in a small space with low power and minimal heat characteristics, while delivering excellent performance and reliability. The E5K100 design utilizes proven storage technologies of Hitachi’s award winning Travelstar line of products, such as TrueTrack Servo, Drive Fitness Test (DFT), and Self-Monitoring Analysis and Recording Technology (S.M.A.R.T.) to deliver performance and reliability in around-the-clock environments.
Minimal heat emission Low power consumption
Offered in both Serial ATA and Parallel ATA interfaces
Applications Blade servers
Network routers Point-of-sale terminals Telephony applications Web hosting
Hitachi quality and service
Hitachi Travelstar hard disk drives are designed to the highest quality standards and contain field-proven components to provide superior quality hard drives backed by Hitachi war- ranty. Hitachi provides worldwide technical support and services to enable global customers to bring their products to market quickly.