SEAGATE TECHNOLOGY, INC.

Customer Technical Support FAX Network +1 408 438-8137
Customer Technical Support Bulletin Boards (300-9600, 8-N-1)
��������������������������������������������������������������������Ŀ
� United States
+1 408 438-8771 � United Kingdom +44 628 478011 �
��������������������������������������������������������������������Ĵ
� Germany
+49 89 140-9331 � Singapore
+65
227-2217 �
����������������������������������������������������������������������
(C)opyright 1993

ST-12450W SCSI-2 Fast Wide (Barracuda 2, 2HP)
2HP = 2 Head Parallel = two read write channels at once
J01����Ŀ
(see
1��
�����������
below) ���
� REAR VIEW �
1Ŀ ��������J4-1���Ŀ
�����������
�"�
|
�"�J4 1-6

�"�(see b elow)
|
�"��J4-6�Ŀ

(TOP)
J5
�"�-J4-7� |
|
___________________ ��� �1�/���������\
| |
|
�( �����������������1) ::::::�� 0 0 0 0 ��
� �

\�����������ij����/ � �� ���5�G�G�12�
� �
1
68 pin I/O Cable�
������
: : : : : : :
Connection
������
� � � � � � 2
������ Reserved ������� � � � � � �
Spindle Synch Cable Connector ��‫����ٳ‬
(some drives do � � � � � �
(pin-11 SSREF, pin-12 ground) �����
not have this � � � � � �
Remote LED Connector ������������7#
���‫ ٳ‬jumper)
� � �
[pin-9 cathode (neg),
���� Enable Drive ����� �
pin-10 anode (pos)]
����
Terminators

���� Reserved �����������
SCSI ID = 8 ����������������������‫��ٳ‬
SCSI ID = 4 �����������������������‫�ٳ‬

(default OFF)








� �
� �
� �

� � � �

Parity Disable ������� � � �

SCSI ID = 2 ������������������������‫ ٳ‬Enable Motor Start ����� � �
SCSI ID = 1 �������������������������� Delay Motor Start �������� �
SCSI ID = 0 (none)
(10 sec * ID)

Write Protect Enable �������
��������������������������������Ŀ
� J01 - Terminator Power Jumpers ������������������Ŀ
����������������������������������

Terminator power from the drive.
�1�ķ *
(default)
����
� �
Terminator power from pin 26 on the
�ķ
SCSI bus.
��
���
Terminator to the SCSI bus on pin 26.

�ķ *
���

���
Terminator power to the SCSI bus and
drive.
* Valid for single ended drives only.

���ķ*
���
����

Note: ST-12450WD (differential model) does not come with any
provision to use Termination resistors. Therefore, SCSI bus
needs to be externally terminated.
ST-12450W
UNFORMATTED CAPACITY (MB) ________________2437
FORMATTED CAPACITY (xx SECTORS) (MB) _____1849
Standard OEM model formatted to 512
bytes/block
AVERAGE SECTORS PER TRACK ________________149 rounded down
ACTUATOR TYPE ____________________________ROTARY VOICE COIL
TRACKS ___________________________________48,726
CYLINDERS ________________________________2,710 user
HEADS ______PHYSICAL/LOGICAL______________18/9
DISCS (3.5 in) ___________________________10
MEDIA TYPE _______________________________THIN FILM
RECORDING METHOD _________________________ZBR RLL (1,7)
INTERNAL TRANSFER RATE (mbits/sec):
Per Logical Head _______________________68.6 to 113.0
Per Physical Head ______________________34.3 to 56.5
EXTERNAL TRANSFER RATE (mbyte/sec) _______20 Sync
SPINDLE SPEED (RPM) ______________________7,200
AVERAGE LATENCY (mSEC) ___________________4.17
BUFFER ___________________________________1024 KByte
Read Look-Ahead, Adaptive,
Multi-Segmented Cache
INTERFACE ________________________________SCSI-2 FAST WIDE
BYTES PER TRACK __________________________99,536 average
SECTORS PER DRIVE ________________________3,957,500
TPI (TRACKS PER INCH) ____________________3,047
BPI (BITS PER INCH) ______________________52,187
AVERAGE ACCESS (ms) (read/write)__________8.0/9.0
Drive level without controller overhead
SINGLE TRACK SEEK (ms) ___________________0.6/0.9
MAX FULL SEEK (ms) _______________________17/19
MTBF (power-on hours) ____________________500,000
SHOCK (G's):
operating (Read/Write) __________2
nonoperating ____________________50
ACOUSTICS (typ/max dBA) __________________4.7/
POWER REQUIREMENTS: +12V START-UP (amps) _2.18
+12V TYPICAL (amps) __0.83 idle
+5V START-UP (amps) __1.0
+5V TYPICAL (amps) ___0.76 idle
IDLE (watts) _________13.5
LANDING ZONE (cyl) _______________________AUTO PARK
IBM AT DRIVE TYPE ________________________0 or NONE

Physical:

Height (inches/mm):
Width (inches/mm):
Depth (inches/mm):
Weight
(lbs/kg):

1.63/41.4
4.00/101.6
5.97/151.6
2.3/1.04

Already low-level formatted at the factory with 9 spare sectors
per cylinder and 1 spare cylinder per unit.
ZBR = Zone Bit Recording = Variable sectors per track
Seagate reserves the right to change, without notice, product
offerings or specifications. (08/26/94)