unformatted capacity


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Noun1.unformatted capacity - (computer science) the total number of bytes on a disk including the space that will be required to format itunformatted capacity - (computer science) the total number of bytes on a disk including the space that will be required to format it
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
capacity - (computer science) the amount of information (in bytes) that can be stored on a disk drive; "the capacity of a hard disk drive is usually expressed in megabytes"
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The 8813 has an unformatted capacity of 850 MB and provides a peak transfer rate of 2.