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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

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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.

      Tech Specs

      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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