- 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 8 TB for desktops, BarraCuda leads the market with the widest range of storage options available.
- Advanced Power modes help save energy without sacrificing performance.
- SATA 6 Gb/s interface optimises 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 specifications and also support the Trusted Computer Group (TCG) Opal standard.
Seagate BarraCuda 6TB Desktop Hard Drive 3.5" SATA III 6GB's 5400RPM 256MB Cache
Level up your computer or home server with this Seagate BarraCuda 6TB desktop hard drive. The multi-tier caching technology enables faster read and write speeds to ensure effortless application loading and data storage. This drive features a small form factor, allowing for easy installation while leaving room leftover for additional customisation options. A 6TB capacity offers ample space for files and software, while the blazing boot and load times help streamline productivity. Advanced power management helps lower energy consumption to give your system an extended life. Boasting Intel Optane memory, this Seagate BarraCuda 6TB desktop hard drive operates like a solid-state drive while still providing all the benefits of a more traditional hard drive.
3.5-Inch BarraCuda Hard Drives Deliver!
Rock-solid reliability built on over 20 years of BarraCuda innovation. Versatile mix of capacity and price point options to fit any budget. Multi-Tier Caching Technology™ for excellent hard drive performance.
Multi-Tier Caching Technology
All hard drives in the BarraCuda family come equipped with Multi-Tier Caching Technology (MTC). MTC takes your PC to new performance levels, so you can load applications and files faster than ever before. By applying intelligent layers of NAND Flash, DRAM and media cache technologies, BarraCuda delivers improved read and write performance by optimising data flow.
BarraCuda Pro Comes With Rescue Data Recovery Plans
Your data matters. And you rely on it. Rescue Data Recovery Plans provide peace of mind for creative pros and performance PC users alike, and now they come standard on BarraCuda Pro. Whether there is a hard drive mechanical issue or something accidently happened to your drive, Seagate has got you covered. A Rescue Data Recovery Plan gives you access to experienced data recovery experts who deliver a 95% customer satisfaction rating. Purchase a BarraCuda Pro drive and you are covered for 2 years — that’s 2 years you don’t ever have to worry about the data on your hard drive.
The BarraCuda family of reliable hard drives is here to stay, for years to come. Experience — For more than 20 years, Seagate has manufactured and delivered the super-reliable BarraCuda family of drives BarraCuda — Seagate's drive-reliability data simply speaks for itself, and the BarraCuda family is often recognised by leading publications and customers.
|Device Type||Hard drive - internal|
|Buffer Size||256 MB|
|Bytes per Sector||4096|
|Features||Native Command Queuing (NCQ), PIO mode 0-4 support, Multi-Word DMA mode 0-2 support, Ultra DMA Mode 0-6 support, Hot-Plug Support, Worldwide Name (WWN), TGMR recording technology, S.M.A.R.T.|
|Drive Transfer Rate||600 MBps (external)|
|Internal Data Rate||190 MBps|
|Average Latency||6 ms|
|Non-Recoverable Errors||1 per 10^15|
|Load / Unload Cycles||600,000|
|Expansion & Connectivity|
|Interfaces||1 x SATA 6 Gb/s|
|Power Consumption||5.3 Watt (read) / 3.4 Watt (idle) / 5.3 Watt (write) / 0.25 Watt (standby) / 0.25 Watt (sleep)|
|Software & System Requirements|
|Software Included||Seagate SeaTools|
|Compliant Standards||RoHS, China RoHS|
|Service & Support||Limited warranty - 2 years|
|Min Operating Temperature||0 °C|
|Max Operating Temperature||60 °C|
|Min Storage Temperature||-40 °C|
|Max Storage Temperature||70 °C|