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Seagate SkyHawk Surveillance HDD ST2000VX008 - hard drive - 2 TB - SATA 6Gb/s

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Manufacturer part ST2000VX008 | Dell part A9247181 | Order Code a9247181 | Seagate
SkyHawk 2TB

SkyHawk Surveillance Hard Drives

SkyHawk is the world’s first purpose-built drive for video camera surveillance systems. Designed for DVR and NVR systems to support 24×7 workloads and up to 64 HD cameras, these drives come equipped with enhanced ImagePerfect to minimize dropped frames and include SkyHawk Health Management (SHM). Enjoy long-term peace of mind with a limited product warranty protection plan and the included three-year Rescue Data Recovery Services.

Smart. Safe. Secure

Leverage up to 8TB for 24x7 workloads with drives designed for DVR and NVR systems. SkyHawk surveillance drives support up to 64 HD cameras and are equipped with enhanced ImagePerfect to minimize dropped frames. Included is SkyHawk Health Management (SHM) and 3-years of Rescue Data Recovery Services.

Your data deserves the Guardian Series

Lower power consumption means reduced heat emissions and improved reliability.

Rescue Data Recovery Services

Included for three years for additional peace of mind.


Backed by a 3-year limited warranty.

High-Definition Storage

Supports up to 64 simultaneous HD camera streams.

Surveillance Optimized

Purpose built for 24x7 video surveillance systems.

Vigilant Performance

Designed for 180/year workloads and 1 million hours MTBF.

Peace of Mind

SkyHawk Health Management with broadest ecosystem compatibility.

Tarnish Resistant

Protects the drive from environmental elements.

Rescue Data Recovery Services

Most Seagate drives now include Rescue Data Recovery Services matching the duration of your warranty—helping you defend against power outages, natural disasters, user error, viruses, and more. With an industry-leading 95% success rate against unexpected data loss and access to world-class data recovery experts, you can focus on what’s important and rest easy knowing your files are safer.1

Capacity 2TB
1 Not available in all countries.
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Smart. Safe. Secure. Seagate provides drives specifically for surveillance storage for years. SkyHawk is built to keep systems in the field longer and reduce the need for post-deployment support.

Quick Specs

Hard drive - internal - 24x7 availability, ImagePerfect firmware
2 TB
Form Factor
SATA 6Gb/s
Data Transfer Rate
600 MBps
Buffer Size
64 MB
Spindle Speed
5900 rpm
24x7 availability, ImagePerfect firmware
Dimensions (WxDxH)
4 in x 5.8 in x 1 in
21.51 oz
Manufacturer Warranty
3-year warranty


Device Type
Hard drive - internal
2 TB
Form Factor
SATA 6Gb/s
Buffer Size
64 MB
24x7 availability, ImagePerfect firmware
4 in
5.8 in
1 in
21.51 oz


Drive Transfer Rate
600 MBps (external)
Internal Data Rate
180 MBps
Spindle Speed
5900 rpm


1,000,000 hours
24x7 Operation
Non-Recoverable Errors
1 per 10^14

Expansion & Connectivity

1 x SATA 6 Gb/s - 7 pin Serial ATA
Compatible Bay


Power Consumption
  • 1.8 Watt (start)
  • 5.6 Watt (active)
  • 4 Watt (idle)
  • 0.5 Watt (sleep)
  • 0.5 Watt (standby)

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support
Limited warranty - 3 years

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature
32 °F
Max Operating Temperature
158 °F

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