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Seagate - Archive 8TB 3.5" 5900RPM Internal Hard Drive

( 4.0 Average / 2 Ratings )

Specifications

Manufacturer

Seagate

Part #

ST8000AS0002

Capacity

8TB

Interface

SATA 6 Gb/s

Cache

128MB

RPM

5900

Form Factor

3.5"

GB/$1.00

36.70

Price/GB

$0.027

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Prices

Merchant Base Promo Shipping Tax Availability Total
B&H $218.00 +FREE s/h In stock $218.00
Newegg Marketplace $221.00 +FREE s/h $221.00
Newegg $229.99 +FREE s/h In stock $229.99
SuperBiiz $253.80 +FREE s/h $253.80
PCM $267.05 +$14.18 s/h $281.23

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Reviews

obsideo 15 points 23 months ago
from completed build Home Media Server

(UPGRADED)

The entire purpose of this drive is an environmental safety. I backup my data to it once a month, then it is stored in a fireproof, waterproof lock box.

It runs a bit slow, but I expected as much from an archive drive. I would recommend this to anyone that has a similar need. It would not be quite so reliable as a primary storage drive, and likely much worse as a system drive.

Starflare 24 points 14 months ago
from completed build Aqua Dream

Huge capacity but slow, but good enough for storage movies, music for my HTPC needs.