Seagate 6TB Exos 7E8 512e SATA III 3.5" Internal HDD

BH #SEST6000N115 • MFR #ST6000NM0115
Seagate 6TB Exos 7E8 512e SATA III 3.5" Internal HDD
Key Features
  • 6TB Storage Capacity
  • 3.5" Form Factor
  • SATA III 6 Gb/s Interface
  • 256MB Cache
The 6TB Exos 7E8 512e SATA III 3.5" Internal HDD from Seagate is designed for professional applications such centralized surveillance, OLTP, and HPC applications. With durability rated for 24x7 operation, this drive is also ideal for data centers that require constant uptime. Specs-wise, it has 6TB of storage capacity, operates at 7200 rpm, and utilizes a SATA III 6 Gb/s interface. Seagate has also equipped this drive with Advanced Write Cache for improved response time and faster data transfers.
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Seagate 7E8 Internal HDD Overview

The 6TB Exos 7E8 512e SATA III 3.5" Internal HDD from Seagate is designed for professional applications such centralized surveillance, OLTP, and HPC applications. With durability rated for 24x7 operation, this drive is also ideal for data centers that require constant uptime. Specs-wise, it has 6TB of storage capacity, operates at 7200 rpm, and utilizes a SATA III 6 Gb/s interface. Seagate has also equipped this drive with Advanced Write Cache for improved response time and faster data transfers.

Reliability

Exos 7E8 drives have a 2 million hour MTBF rating and a 0.44% reliability rating at full 24x7 operation (AFR). They also support workloads of up to 550TB a year and have a 5-year warranty, ensuring they can keep up with the high demands of data centers and professional applications.

Best Fit Applications

  • Hyperscale applications / cloud data centers
  • Massive scale-out data centers
  • OLTP and HPC applications
  • High-capacity density RAID storage
  • Mainstream enterprise external storage arrays
  • Distributed file systems, including Hadoop and Ceph
  • Enterprise backup and restore - D2D, virtual tape
  • Centralized surveillance
UPC: 763649070192

Seagate 7E8 Internal HDD Specs

Storage
Storage Capacity6 TB
Cache Memory256 MB
Performance
InterfaceSATA III (6 Gb/s)
Write SpeedMaximum: 226 MB/s
Read SpeedMaximum: 226 MB/s
Latency4.2 ms
Physical
Drive TypeHDD
Form Factor3.5"
HDD Specs
Spindle Speed (RPM)7200 RPM
Disk Sector Format512e
Reliability / Data Integrity
Annualized Failure Rate (AFR)0.44 %
EncryptionNone
Endurance (Total Bytes Written)550 TB
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)2.0 Million Hours
Non-Recoverable Read Errors per Bits Read1 in 1015
Electrical
Power Draw8.59 W (Active)
6.26 W (Idle)
Supported Voltage5 VDC, 12 VDC
Environmental
Operating Shock70 G
Storage Shock150 G / 1.0 ms
Operating Temperature41 to 140°F / 5 to 60°C
General
Dimensions (W x H x D)4 x 1 x 5.8" / 10.16 x 2.54 x 14.73 cm
Weight1.55 lb / 0.7 kg
Warranty LengthLimited 5-Year Warranty
Packaging Info
Package Weight1.83 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)8.8 x 6.1 x 3"
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