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Seagate 6000GB (6TB) 7200rpm 3.5" SATA 6Gb/s HDD w. 256MB Cache - BarraCuda Series

Seagate brings over 20 years of trusted performance and reliability to the Seagate BarraCuda 3.5-inch HDD now available in capacities up to 8 TB.


  • 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 datasecurity 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.
  • Desktop or all-in-one PCs
  • Home servers
  • Entry-level direct-attached storage devices (DAS)


6 TB

Standard Model Numbers


Seagate Secure® Model Numbers

Bytes per Sector









SATA 6Gb/s

SATA Transfer Rates Supported (Gb/s)


Max. Sustained Transfer Rate OD (MB/s)


Cache, Multi-segmented (MB)




Reliability/Data Integrity


Load/Unload Cycles


Non-recoverable Read Errors per Bits Read, Max

1 per 10E14

Power-On Hours per Year (24×7)


Workload Rate Limit (TB/Year)


Limited Warranty (years)




Power Management


Startup Power (A)


Operating Mode, Typical (W)


Idling Average (W)

3.4 W

Standby Mode/Sleep Mode, Typical (W)


Voltage Tolerance, Inc. Noise (5 V)


Voltage Tolerance, Inc. Noise (12 V)






Operating (ambient, min)


Operating (drive case, max)


Non-operating (ambient)

-40°C - 70°C



RoHS compliance






Height (mm/in, max)

26.11 mm/1.028 in

Width (mm/in, max)

101.85 mm/4.01 in

Depth (mm/in, max)

146.99 mm/5.787 in

Weight (lb/g)

610 g/1.345 lb

Carton Unit Quantity


Cartons per Pallet / Cartons per Layer


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Warranty: 24 Month Return To Base

Full manufacturers warranty details are available at the manufacturers (Seagate) web site.

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