Seagate SkyHawk 3.5-Inch Internal Surveillance Hard Drive
Perfect for SMB-surveillance DVR and NVR
Smart. Safe. Secure. Surveillance-Optimized Storage
Seagate SkyHawk™ leverages Seagate's extensive experience in designing drives purpose-built for surveillance applications.
- ImagePerfect™ firmware is designed to ensure seamless video footage capture in 24×7 surveillance workloads1 that record video from 64 HD cameras.
- SkyHawk Health Management actively helps protect your surveillance storage by focusing on prevention, intervention, and recovery options.2 Included is RAID RapidRebuild™, which provides 3× faster volume rebuilds over traditional RAID rebuilds.
- RV sensors built in allow drives to maintain performance in multi-bay systems, giving customers the flexibility to scale their systems when more storage is needed.
- ATA streaming support enables recordings from up to 64 HD cameras for smooth, uninterrupted footage.
- Up to 14TB or over 9345 hours3 of HD video storage support an increased number of HD cameras and allows longer data retention periods.
- 1M hours MTBF, 3-year limited warranty4 represents an improved total cost of ownership (TCO) with reduced maintenance costs.
- Lower power consumption means a reduction in heat emissions, which improves reliability in surveillance solutions. Tarnish-resistant components help protect drive from environmental elements, increasing field reliability.
- Unparalleled data protection with an optional 2-year Rescue Data Recovery Services plan, providing access to Seagate's secure labs with industry-leading data recovery success rates.
- Network video recorders (NVR)
- Embedded surveillance DVRs (SDVR)
- Hybrid surveillance DVRs
- Surveillance DVRs
1 SkyHawk surveillance drives are designed for always-on workloads of 180TB/year. For higher transaction workloads, see Seagate’s enterprise-class drive offerings.
2 Contact your Seagate sales representative for further information.
3 Calculated based on H.264, 1M pixels, medium quality, 15FPS, 1 camera, and 24 hours of recording/day.
4 SkyHawk surveillance drives are designed to operate under ambient operating temperatures of 0°C to 60°C and normal environments.
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24×7 workloads can leverage up to 16TB with drives designed for DVR and NVR systems. SkyHawk surveillance drives are equipped with enhanced ImagePerfect™ and SkyHawk Health Management to help you sail through your toughest challenges.
24x7 Clear Streaming
SkyHawk’s innovative ImagePerfect and ImagePerfect AI firmware are the clearest choices in the industry.
Manage Drive Health
SkyHawk Health Management (SHM) is drive monitoring software designed for prevention, intervention, and recovery. It is available on standard SkyHawk and SKyHawk AI surveillance hard drives.
Protect Your Drive
Every SkyHawk and SkyHawk AI hard drive offers optional Seagate Data Recovery Plan to protect against problems that can cause data loss.
SkyHawk Health Management:
Actively protect your surveillance footage.
Seagate SkyHawk™ Health Management (SHM) is designed for Hikvision systems with NVR 4.0 OS, and goes beyond industry standard S.M.A.R.T. testing to provide in-depth analysis with prevention and intervention in mind. SHM analytic algorithms analyze various drive parameters and provide users with firsthand drive health information. SHM software works with Skyhawk and SkyHawk AI 4TB and above.
Software monitors environmental and usage conditions, and recommends preventative actions if necessary.
Adaptive algorithms analyze hundreds of critical drive health parameters related to overall performance and reliability.
Access to optional Seagate Rescue Data Recovery Services ensures a secure environment in the event of failure.
The Combined Advantage of Seagate and Hikvision is Protection
SkyHawk Health Management
Actively protects your Hikvision NVR.
Monitors various factors (e.g., temperature, shock, vibration) in order to deliver a superior surveillance experience.
Recommends diagnostics and backups ahead of potential catastrophic data loss events.
When disaster strikes, Seagate has optional industry-leading, in-house data recovery services.
Delivering Best-in-class NVR-optimized hard drives built for surveillance
2 Based on drive specs.
3 Overseas markets only.
|Standard Model Number1||ST14000VX0008||ST12000VX0008||ST10000VX0008
|SkyHawk™ Health Management Included||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Interface||SATA 6Gb/s||SATA 6Gb/s||SATA 6Gb/s||SATA 6Gb/s||SATA 6Gb/s|
|Features and Performance|
|Drive Bays Supported||Up to 16||Up to 16||Up to 16||Up to 16||Up to 16|
|Cameras Supported||Up to 64||Up to 64||Up to 64||Up to 64||Up to 64|
|Max. Sustained Transfer Rate OD (MB/s)||210MB/s||210MB/s||210MB/s||210MB/s||180MB/s (ST6000VX001)
|Nonrecoverable Read Errors per Bits Read, Max||1 per 10E15||1 per 10E15||1 per 10E15||1 per 10E15||1 per 10E15|
|Power-On Hours per Year (24×7)||8760||8760||8760||8760||8760|
|Workload Rate Limit (WRL)2||180||180||180||180||180|
|Limited Warranty (years)3||3||3||3||3||3|
|Startup Current, Typical (12V, A)||1.8||1.8||1.8||2||1.8 (ST6000VX001)
|Average Operating Power (W)||6.9W||6.9W||6.9W (ST10000VX0008)
|Idle Average (W)||4.9W||4.9W||4.9W (ST10000VX0008)
|Standby Mode/Sleep Mode, Typical (W)||1.2/1.2||1.2/1.2||1.2/1.2 (ST10000VX0008)
|Voltage Tolerance (5V)||±5%||±5%||±5%||±5%||±5%|
|Voltage Tolerance (12V)||±10%||±10%||±10%||±10%||±10%|
|Operating (ambient, min °C)||5°C||5°C||5°C||5°C||5°C|
|Operating (drive case, max °C)4||70°C||70°C||70°C||70°C||70°C|
|Nonoperating (ambient, min °C)||-40°C||-40°C||-40°C||-40°C||-40°C|
|Nonoperating (ambient, max °C)||70°C||70°C||70°C||70°C||70°C|
|Width (mm/in, max)||101.85mm/4.01in||101.85mm/4.01in||101.85mm/4.01in||101.85mm/4.01in||101.85mm/4.01in|
|Depth (mm/in, max)||146.99mm/5.787in||146.99mm/5.787in||146.99mm/5.787in||146.99mm/5.787in||146.99mm/5.787in|
|Weight (g/lb)||690g/1.521lb||690g/1.521lb||690g/1.521lb (ST10000VX0008)
|Carton Unit Quantity||20||20||20||20||20|
|Cartons per Pallet/Cartons per Layer||40 / 8||40 / 8||40 / 8||40 / 8||40 / 8|
|Standard Model Number1||ST4000VX007||ST3000VX009
|SkyHawk™ Health Management Included||Yes||—||—||—|
|Interface||SATA 6Gb/s||SATA 6Gb/s||SATA 6Gb/s||SATA 6Gb/s|
|Features and Performance|
|Drive Bays Supported||Up to 16||Up to 8||Up to 8||Up to 8|
|Cameras Supported||Up to 64||Up to 64||Up to 64||Up to 64|
|Max. Sustained Transfer Rate OD (MB/s)||190MB/s||180MB/s (ST3000VX009)
|Cache (MB)||64||256 (ST3000VX009)
|Nonrecoverable Read Errors per Bits Read, Max||1 per 10E15||1 per 10E15||1 per 10E15||1 per 10E15|
|Power-On Hours per Year (24×7)||8760||8760||8760||8760|
|Workload Rate Limit (WRL)2||180||180||180||180|
|Limited Warranty (years)3||3||3||3||3|
|Startup Current, Typical (12V, A)||1.8||1.8||1.8||2|
|Average Operating Power (W)||5.5W||3.5W (ST3000VX009)
|Idle Average (W)||3.2W||2.5W (ST3000VX009)
|Standby Mode/Sleep Mode, Typical (W)||0.25/0.25||0.25/0.25 (ST3000VX009)
|Voltage Tolerance (5V)||±5%||±5%||±5%||±5%|
|Voltage Tolerance (12V)||±10%||±10%||±10%||±10%|
|Operating (ambient, min °C)||5°C||5°C||5°C||5°C|
|Operating (drive case, max °C)4||70°C||70°C||70°C||70°C|
|Nonoperating (ambient, min °C)||-40°C||-40°C||-40°C||-40°C|
|Nonoperating (ambient, max °C)||70°C||70°C||70°C||70°C|
|Height (mm/in)||26.11mm/1.028in||20.20mm/0.795in (ST3000VX009)
|Width (mm/in, max)||101.85mm/4.01in||101.85mm/4.01in||101.85mm/4.01in||101.85mm/4.01in|
|Depth (mm/in, max)||146.99mm/5.787in||146.99mm/5.787in||146.99mm/5.787in||146.99mm/5.787in|
|Weight (g/lb)||635g/1.40lb||490g/1.08lb (ST3000VX009)
|Carton Unit Quantity||20||20||20||20|
|Cartons per Pallet/Cartons per Layer||40 / 8||40 / 8||40 / 8||40 / 8|
1 Later 6TB and 3TB models are ST6000VX001 and ST3000VX009.
2 SkyHawk surveillance drives are designed for always-on workloads of 180TB/year. For higher transaction workloads, see Seagate’s enterprise-class drive offerings.
3 Extended warranty options available. Consult your distributor for details.
4 Seagate does not recommend operating at sustained extreme temperatures. Operating at higher temperatures will reduce useful life of the products.
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