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Highest Capacity – 12TB PMR HDD, drop-in ready for capacity workloads
Low Power – 52% lower idle W/TB than 8TB Ultrastar air-filled drives
More Reliable – Highest MTBF rating for an HDD at 2.5M hours
Laying the foundation for a worry-free data center, HGST delivers capacity to conquer the data explosion – Ultrastar® He12 HDD. Designed to handle workloads up to 550TB per year, the Ultrastar He12 HDD is the industry’s first 12TB drive and uses PMR technology to make it drop-in ready for any enterprise-capacity application or environment. The stable internal environment created by fourth-generation HelioSeal® technology enables a new 8-disk design, increasing the capacity by 20% when compared to the 7-disk design of the prior generation. This highest capacity helium drive offers one of the lowest power profiles in the industry to help data center architects meet eco-environmental goals and requirements. Targeted at 2.5M hours MTBF, the Ultrastar He12 HDD provides the highest reliability rating available of all HDDs on the market today by building on the successful design of its 10TB, 8TB and 6TB predecessors. Trust HGST and the Ultrastar He12 HDD to deliver more capacity, more efficiency, more reliability and more value to your data center.
Sector Size (Variable, Bytes/sector)
Max Areal Density (Gbits/sq. in.)
Data Buffer (MB)
Rotational Speed (RPM)
Latency Average (ms)
Interface Transfer Rate (MB/sec, max)
Sustained Transfer Rate (MB/sec, typ.)
Seek Time (read, ms, typical)
8.0 (Read) / 8.6 (Write)
Error Rate (non-recoverable, bits read)
1 in 10^15
MTBF (M hours)
Annual Failure Rate (AFR)
Availability (hrs/day x days/wk)
Limited Warranty (yrs)
2.0 (Idle) / 3.6 (Operating)
+5 VDC, +12VDC
Operating (W, typical)
Power Consump. Efficiency Index (W/GB)
Dimensions (width x depth, mm)
101.6 (+/-0.25) x 147
Weight (g, max)
5º to 60º C
Shock (half-sine wave)
Vibration (5 to 500 Hz)
0.67G RMS (XYZ)
-40º to 70º C
Shock (half-sine wave)
300 (2ms) / 150 (11ms)
Random vibration (G RMS 2 to 200 Hz)
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