Seagate 500GB FireCuda SSHD SATA III 2.5" (ST500LX025)

Key Specifications
  • 500GB Storage Capacity

  • 2.5" / 7mm Form Factor

  • SATA III 6 Gb/s Interface

  • 7200 rpm

  • Up to 140 MB/s Data Transfer Rate

  • Reduced Power Consumption

  • Multi-Tier Caching Technology

  • Adaptive Memory

Capacity: 500GB

SKU:#040647 Warranty5 years by Seagate Product No.:ST500LX025 Short link: See specifications from the manufacturer

Fast. Big. Durable.
Play faster, work smarter. FireCuda™ drives meld the latest NAND flash technology with a traditional hard drive for a compact blend of capacity and speeds up to 5× faster than typical hard drives, all backed by a 5-year warranty.

Ferocious Performance
Hate waiting on your game or application to load? FireCuda delivers superior performance compared to a standard hard drive, yet provides the high capacity options you’ve come to expect from a hard drive solution. It’s the perfect upgrade for gamers, creative professionals and PC enthusiasts.

Richer Gaming Experience
- FireCuda delivers faster load speeds for nonstop performance and play
- Save time with a drive that boots in seconds, not minutes
- Get in the game up to 5× faster than traditional hard drives

Superior Storage
Games are getting better and videos are getting sharper. With up to 2 TB of storage, FireCuda makes deleting games and files — to free up disk space — a thing of the past. Perfect for gamers and creative professionals who want it all, now.

- Enjoy up to 2 TB of space on 2.5- and 3.5-inch HDDs
- Eliminate the need to uninstall games in order to make room for new ones
- Store up to 40 games per TB (at 25 GB per game) with the 2 TB FireCuda hard drives!


5 years by Seagate


HDD size2.5"
HDD capacity500 GB
HDD speed5400 RPM
InterfaceSerial ATA III
Storage drive buffer size128 MB
HDD sustained transfer rate140 MiB/s
Average latency5.6 ms
SMART technologyY
Bytes per sector4096
RoHS complianceY


Power consumption (read)1.6 W
Power consumption (write)1.7 W
Power consumption (idle)0.45 W
Operating voltage5 V
Start-up current1 A

Operational conditions

Operating temperature (T-T)0 - 60 °C
Storage temperature (T-T)-40 - 70 °C
Operating relative humidity (H-H)5 - 95%
Storage relative humidity (H-H)5 - 95%
Operating shock400 G
Non-operating shock1000 G

Weight & dimensions

Width69.8 mm
Height7 mm
Depth100.3 mm
Weight92 g

Packaging data

Storage drive adapter includedN
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