Barracuda 2TB Hard Drive
Combining state-of-the-art technology and industry-leading manufacturing expertise, the Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 drivethe 12th generation of this award-winning desktop hard drive familydelivers 320 GB of high-performing, eco-friendly digital storage. Designed with industry-leading acoustics and low power levels.
Barracuda hard drives give you what you want.
Count on Barracuda drives to deliver the storage innovations that drive your costs down and your performance up.
- 7200 RPM performancefrom 250GB all the way up to 3TB
- OptiCache technology further exploits big 64MB cache sizes and improved micro processor capabilities
- SATA 6Gb/s technology to further maximize performance
Maximizes hard drive storage densities.
Barracuda 1TB-per-disk technology incorporates 340,000 unique tracks in the width of a single inch. This incredible storage density drives new capacity possibilities and lowers your total storage costs.
Seagate AcuTrac technology enables new storage densities with accurate reading and writing to nano-sized tracks that are only 75 nanometers wide! Thats about 500 times smaller than the period at the end of this sentence.
Green where it counts.
Barracuda 1TB-per-disk hard drives now have advanced power modes to save more energy while in idle stateswithout sacrificing performance.
Barracuda desktop drives are produced using the most sophisticated manufacturing process in the industry, with a focus on environmental stewardship.
- Barracuda drives comply with the RoHS directive on hazardous materials and voluntarily restrict halogen compounds.
- 70% or more of the materials used to build Barracuda drives are recyclable.
- Low power consumption
Your no-hassle transition to 4K sectors.
Are you worried about moving to Advanced Format 4K sector technology? You dont have to be with Barracuda drives.
Seagate SmartAlign technology makes this transition a snap:
- No utilities to run
- No extra integration steps to take up your time
Go beyond 2TB with DiscWizard software.
The sure way to get native access to hard drives bigger than 2TB is to adopt the new BIOS standard called UEFI. If youre not there yet, Seagate has an alternative.
Free DiscWizard software from Seagate provides you a means to effectively utilize your 3TB Barracuda drive, even with Windows XP and using the standard PC BIOS. Get your free copy to go beyond 2TB today!
PERFECT WHEN YOU NEED TO:
- Build desktop or all-in-one PCs
- Create PC-based gaming systems
- Implement a desktop RAID
- Outfit direct attached external storage devices (DAS)
- Build network attached storage devices (NAS)
|Areal density (avg)
||26.1mm (1.028 in)
||101.6mm (4.0 in)
||146.99mm (5.787 in)
||626g (1.38 lb)
|Spin Speed (RPM)
|Random read seek time
|Random write seek time
|Annual Failure Rate
|Maximum start current, DC