Toshiba's MQ04AB Series 5,400 rpm HDDs delivers awesome data storage capacity in 2.5-inch form factor. It is suitable for ultra-portable laptop and notebook PCs, as well as for use in slim-line "all-in-one" desktop PCs. Other uses include high-end multimedia devices where low-power and mobile-class robustness helps to achieve platform design requirements.
The MQ04AB series leverage shock sensors to protect the drive from excessive shock events. The MQ04AB Series' quiet operation makes it an excellent storage solution for laptops, slim-line desktops, and applications where capacity, power-profile, and reliability are critical.
Quiet Operation Versus traditional 3.5-inch desktop HDDs
MTTF of 600,000 hours
Low Power Consumption Versus traditional 3.5-inch desktop HDDs
Advanced Format 512e
Warranty Safe Upgrade.
Ultrathin Notebooks portable PCs
Slim-line desktop and “all-in-one” PCs
1.0TB Toshiba MQ04ABF100 Specifications:
Cache / Data Buffer
Manufacturer Model Number
92g (0.203 lbs.)
Bytes per Sector
512 / 4k (512e)
MTBF (Mean Time Between Failures)
Nonrecoverable Read Errors
1 per 1014 bits read
Transfer Rate (Max)
Idle Mode, Low Power
400 G max at 2ms
Ambient Temperature (°F)
32°F to 140°F
Ambient Temperature (°C)
0°C to 60°C
9.8 m/s² (1.0G) 5 to 500 Hz
-304.8 m to 3,048 m (-1,000 ft to 10,000+ ft)
1000 G max at 2ms
Ambient Temperature (°F)
-40°F to 149°F
Ambient Temperature (°C)
-40°C to 65°C
49 m/s² (5.0G) 15 to 500Hz
-304.8 m to 12,192 m (-1000 ft to 40,000+ ft)
1GB = 1,000,000,000 bytes. Total accessible capacity varies depending upon operating environment (typically 5-10% less). The actual total capacity will depend on your own defined file settings/preferences.
In terms of standard gigabytes, 1GiB ≈ 1.074GB and refers to the actual formatted capacity of shown under Mac OS 10.5 or earlier and Microsoft Windows OS.
Specific application environments such as temperature and duty cycle will affect the overall reliability rates.
Manufacturer provided specifications for Toshiba p/n MQ04ABF100 UPC#: 641676720412
SATA III (6Gb/s)
MacBook Pro, iMac, Mac Mini
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