Seagate releases 14 TB HDDs for consumers




Seagate has added several 3.5 “HDDs with a capacity of 14TB to its range, including the BarraCuda Pro version for desktop PCs and two IronWolf variants, which are intended for in-line systems.

Seagate BarraCuda Pro 14TB The Seagate BarraCuda Pro 14TB has a speed of 7200rpm and is equipped with 256MB cache. According to the manufacturer, the sata-hdd achieves speeds of up to 250MB / s. According to a review by AnandTech , the new HDD, like the 12TB variant, consists of eight PMR platters in a helium-filled housing. The specifications are also similar in other respects to the 12TB variant that came out a year ago.

Web shops offer the BarraCuda Pro 14TB HDD for prices from 540 euros. The price per gigabyte is thus approximately the same as that of the 12 TB version, which is currently for sale for about 458 euros.

Seagate also comes with IronWolf and IronWolf Pro versions with a capacity of 14TB. These 3.5 “HDDs intended for in-line systems were previously available with a storage capacity of up to 12 TB. The IronWolf versions are equipped with adapted firmware for use in raid The Pro version has a five-year warranty, in the regular version it is The IronWolf 14TB model is in the Pricewatch for about 491 euros.

In addition to the consumer HDDs , Seagate is introducing a 14TB HDD in the SkyHawk series that focuses on video surveillance and the Exos X14 for data centers.


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