Laptop Thin hard drives offer feature rich, slim, lightweight style at price and capacity points that enable no compromise designs for thin computing. Featuring the world's first 7mm z-height (compared to a traditional laptop hard drive with a z-height of 9.5mm), 2.5-Inch form factor drive plus Seagate Smart Align technology, provides a transition to 4K sectors without the need for software utilities. Seagate' has purpose built the Laptop Thin hard drive to meet our customers demand for affordable, slimmer, fully functional computing solutions for Entry level laptops, Ultraportables and Netbooks. The Laptop Thin series also supports Self Encrypting Drives that mitigate data breaches, comply with data protection regulations and preserve brand recognition and with FIPS 140-2 certification are approved by the US and Canadian governments. Enjoy a stylish, thin and lightweight design without exceeding your budget.