HPE P04693-B21 300GBSAS Hard Drive Kit 651314-001 Gen8 / Gen9


DiscTech Item #: HPI-P04693-B21-BN-OE


Enterprise Grade

Capacity: 300GB

Speed: 15,000RPM

Interface Types: SAS Serial Attached SCSI

Form Factor: 3.5inx1.0in LFF Hard Drive

Sector Size: 512 / 512e

Electrical Interface: SAS-3 Serial Attached SCSI v3 - 12.0Gbps

Compatible Systems: HP 9th Gen. G9, HP 8th Gen. G8

HPE P04693-B21 / P04693-B21 / P05393-001 300GB 3.5-Inch LFF 12Gbps 15K RPM 512n Enterprise SCC DS SAS Hard Drive Kit 651314-001 - Brand New

HPE P04693-B21 / P04693-B21 / P05393-001 300GB 3.5" LFF / Large Form Factor 12.0 Gb/s 15000 RPM 512n / 512 Native Enterprise SCC / Smart Carrier Converter DS / Digitally Signed Firmware SAS / Serial Attached SCSI HDD / Hard Drive Kit 651314-001 for Gen 8 and Gen 9 Systems - Brand New

Supports Generation 8 / Gen 8 / Gen8 / G8 and Generation 9 / Gen 9 / Gen9 / G9 Servers

Alt Model#: P04693-B21, P05393-001

HPE Hard Disk Drives (HDDs) are engineered to deliver optimum performance, reliability, compatibility, and data security across HPE server and storage platforms making them the preferred choice for workloads ranging from small businesses to large enterprise.


  • HPE HDDs are tuned and tested with on-going quality monitoring throughout their lifecycle
  • HPE optimizes HDD firmware for predictable and consistent HDD performance
  • Full portfolio of high-performance Mission Critical and high-capacity Business Critical drive solutions
  • HPE’s industry-leading rigorous testing and qualification program, backed by 2.4 million test hours
  • Pre-failure Alerts with HPE Smart Array Controller, Systems Insight Manager, and HPE Smart firmware
  • 3x faster firmware and software updates with HPE Service Pack for ProLiant (HPE SPP)
  • Best-in-class supply assurance program reduces downtime due to product delays
  • Simplify HDD planning and standardize HDDs across HPE server and storage solutions
  • Common HDD carriers mean re-purposing drives in other servers is a snap
  • HPE Digitally Signed Firmware helps prevent against malicious attacks
  • HPE Smart Array SR Secure Encryption is a FIPS 140-2 Level 1 validated enterprise class controller-based encryption solution for data-at-rest on all SAS/SATA drives
  • HPE Smart Carriers report drive activity and health HPE HDDs are available for three types of workloads: Enterprise high-performance Mission Critical, Midline high-capacity Business Critical, and Entry-level storage solutions

Digitally Signed Firmware – Prevent unauthorized access to your data with the expansion of integrated HPE Digitally Signed Firmware (DS) on new drives; providing the security and assurance that drive firmware comes from a trusted source and protects against malicious attacks

For advanced data protection and encryption, customers should consider HPE Smart Array Controllers with HPE Smart Array Secure SR Encryption. It is a controller-based data encryption solution for HPE servers that protect data-at-rest on any bulk attached storage. This solution meets stringent compliance regulations such as HIPAA and Sarbanes-Oxley.

This Drive is compatible with the following HP Proliant systems:

  • DL160 Gen8
  • DL320e Gen8
  • DL360e Gen8
  • DL360p Gen8
  • DL380e Gen8
  • DL380p Gen8
  • DL385p Gen8
  • ML310e Gen8
  • ML350e Gen8
  • ML350p Gen8
  • SL4540 Gen8
  • SL4545 Gen8
  • ML30 Gen9


This Drive is compatible with the following HP Proliant systems:

Proliant DL160 Gen8Proliant DL320e Gen8Proliant DL360e Gen8Proliant DL360p Gen8
Proliant DL380e Gen8Proliant DL380p Gen8Proliant DL385p Gen8Proliant ML310e Gen8
Proliant ML350e Gen8Proliant ML350p Gen8Proliant SL4540 Gen8Proliant SL4545 Gen8
Proliant ML30 Gen9Proliant DL80 Gen8

For use with HP Gen8 / Gen 8 , Gen9 / Gen 9 , Servers with 3.5" Hotswap / Hotplug bays.

Model NumberP04693-B21
Alternate Model NumberP04693B21
DescriptionHPE 300GB 12G SAS 7.2K 3.5-Inch LFF SCC 512n Enterprise Digitally Signed Firmware Hard Drive
UsageMission-critical, high I/O:
  • Email
  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
  • Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
  • Height1.06 in
    26.8 mm
    Width4.16 in
    105.8 mm
    Depth6.69 in
    170.0 mm
    Form Factor3.5" LFF
    Rotational Speed15000 RPM
    Operating Temperature50° to 95°F
    10° to 35°C
    CarrierSmart Carrier Converter (SCC)
    Seek TimeSingle Track
  • 0.22 ms
  • Average
  • 2.72 ms
  • Full-Stroke
  • 5.36 ms
  • Logical Blocks585,937,500

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    ROHS Compliant

    Alternate MPNs: P04693B21 P05393-001

    Weight: 2.5 lb

    Warranty: 1 Year DiscTech

    Brand New

    Condition Levels Explained

    The product is brand new.

    1 Year DiscTech Warranty

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