Seagate Laptop SSHD

Solid State Hybrid Drives for Laptops

SSHD—The Fastest Way To Have It All

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Get Maximum Performance and Capacity in an All-In-One Solution

Seagate® Laptop and Laptop Thin SSHDs fuse the blazing speed of SSD with the high capacity of a hard drive.

  • 500GB, 7mm design for the latest thinnest laptops
  • 1TB, 9.5mm design for maximum capacity laptops
  • Increases laptop system responsiveness by up to 30%
  • Runs up to 4x faster than a traditional 5400-RPM HDD
  • Easy laptop upgrade saves time and improves productivity
  • Learn how to upgrade your laptop drive >

*As measured by PC Mark Vantage storage benchmarking software.


Performs Like an SSD

Performs Like an SSD

SSHDs utilize Seagate flash management technology to deliver SSD-like performance. Testing consistently shows that Seagate Laptop SSHDs compare favorably to SSDs without sacrificing capacity.

More about SSHD technology in FAST Storage>

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SSD+HDD = Best of Both Drives

Seagate Laptop SSHDs integrate NAND flash with traditional hard drive storage to create a laptop drive with the speed of solid state and the capacity of a hard drive.

  • Blazing fast boot and launch times; boots Windows 8 in 10 seconds or less
  • Installs and works like a typical hard drive
  • Utilizes NAND flash and hard drive capacity for unmatched data integrity and reliability
  • Performance optimized by Seagate Adaptive Memory technology

More about NAND flash and Adaptive Memory >


Easy, Low-Cost HDD Laptop Upgrade

SSHD provides a great way to breathe new life into an older laptop computer.

  • Get performance you never thought possible, at a fraction of the cost of SSD
  • Add capacity without adding complexity—and get more productivity and satisfaction from your PC or MAC
  • Easy, do-it-yourself laptop upgrade solutions available
  • Backed by a 3-year limited warranty

Learn how to upgrade a laptop >

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Seagate Adaptive Memory™ Technology

Seagate Adaptive Memory technology effectively identifies the most frequently used data in your computer. This data is stored in the ultra-fast NAND flash memory, which results in blazing fast boot times, and a super responsive experience where you wait less and do more. This technology is constantly working and adapting to way you work and access information.

Read more about Seagate Adaptive Memory >

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PC & Mac Laptop Compatible

The 9mm Laptop SSHD or 7mm Laptop Thin SSHD is designed to work in any standard laptop system, PC or Mac OS. Unlike other hyrbrid solutions there are no special drivers or software to install and configure. It installs and works just like a hard drive – only faster!

Learn more about SSHD Speed, Capacity and Affordability >

What's in the Box

  • 7mm Laptop Thin SSHD or 9mm Laptop SSHD
  • 3-year limited warranty

Spin Speed
Areal Density
Maximum Operating Shock
Storage Type
Typical Weight
Operating Temperature
Average Operating Power
  • Momentus® XT 3Gb/s 500GB Hard Drive
  • Data Sheet
  • Momentus® XT Solid State Hybrid Drive 500GB
  • Data Sheet
Drive Only Kit Drive Only Drive Only Kit Drive Only Drive Only
1TB 1TB 1TB 500GB 500GB 500GB 500GB
SATA 6Gb/s SATA 6Gb/s SATA 6Gb/s SATA 3Gb/s SATA 6Gb/s SATA 6Gb/s SATA 6Gb/s
5400RPM 5400RPM 5400RPM 7200RPM 7200RPM 5400RPM 5400RPM
705 705 394 563.6 705 705
Encryption Encryption
350Gs 350Gs 350Gs 350Gs 350Gs 350Gs
Solid State Hybrid Solid State Hybrid Solid State Hybrid Solid State Hybrid Solid State Hybrid Solid State Hybrid Solid State Hybrid
100.35mm 100.58mm 100.35mm 100.35mm 100.30mm 100.35mm 100.35mm
69.85mm 69.85mm 69.85mm 69.85mm 69.85mm 69.85mm 69.85mm
9.5mm 9.5mm 9.5mm 9.5mm 9.5mm 7.0mm 7.0mm
99g 95g 95g
0.48% 0.5% 0.5%
60°C 60°C 60°C 60°C 60°C 60°C
2.2W 2.2W 2.2W 2.4W 2.9W 2.9W