Barracuda 7200.12 SATA 6Gb/s 500GB Hard Drive
The 12th generation Barracuda® hard drive continues a long tradition of Seagate technology leadership resulting in new capacity milestones, faster performance and rock-solid reliability. The drive delivers 500GB-per-disk densities with the fast performance and huge capacities to power today’s storage-hungry applications at prices more affordable than ever!
Available in capacities up to 1TB or as low as 160GB, there is a Barracuda hard drive for every desktop need. With over 600,000,000 Barracuda drives installed, it’s no wonder Barracuda hard drives are recognized as the de facto standard for desktop storage.
Key Features and Benefits
- Seagate technology leadership now yields the industry’s first one-disk 500GB and two-disk 1TB hard drives—simultaneously lowering storage costs and improving performance.
- Now delivering predicted failure rates of 0.34%, the Barracuda hard drive continues to provide industry-leading reliability.
- Produced in the most sophisticated and automated manufacturing process in the hard drive industry, customers can feel confident that Barracuda hard drives will deliver the same rock-solid performance and reliability every time.
- With capacity points of 1TB, 750GB, 500GB, 320GB, 250GB and 160GB, there is a Barracuda hard drive to meet every desktop storage need.
|Areal density (avg)
||19.98mm (0.787 in)
||101.6mm (4.000 in)
||146.99mm (5.787 in)
||415g (0.915 lb)
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Seagate Technology is a major American manufacturer of hard drives, founded in 1979 and based in Scotts Valley, California. Seagate hard drives are used in a variety of computers, from servers, desktops, and laptops to other consumer devices such as digital video recorders, the Microsoft Xbox and the Creative Zen Micro line of digital audio players. Seagate is the world's largest computer hard disk manufacturer and the oldest independent hard disk maker still in operation.
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