Product information: BarraCuda 3TB 7200RPM SATA 6Gb/s 64MB Cache HDD - OEM (ST3000DM008 )The Seagate Barracuda is an amazing versatile and trusted hard drive that has been designed with dependability in mind to make sure you have peice of mind when storing all your data.
- Versatile HDDs for all your PC needs bring you industry-leading excellence in personal computing.
- For over 20 years the BarraCuda family has delivered super-reliable storage for the hard drive industry.
- Capacities up to 4TB for desktops, BarraCuda leads the market with the widest range of storage options available.
- Advanced Power modes help save energy without sacri cing performance.
- SATA 6Gb/s interface optimizes burst performance.
- Seagate Secure models provide Self-Encrypting Drive (SED) hardware-based data security and deliver an Instant Secure Erase feature for safe, fast and easy drive retirement. They meet NIST 800-88 media sanitization specification and also support the Trusted Computer Group (TCG) Opal standard.
Best Fit Applications:
- Desktop or all-in-one PCs
- Home servers
- Entry-level direct-attached storage devices (DAS)
- Interface Options (with NCQ): SATA 6Gb/s
- SATA Transfer Rates Supported (Gb/s) :6.0/3.0/1.5
- Max Sustained Transfer Rate OD (MB/s): 210
- Cache, Multisegmented (MB): 64
- Bytes per Sector: 4096
- Load/Unload Cycles: 300,000
- Workload Rate Limit (TB/year): 55
- Warranty, Limited (years): 2