Seagate ST12000VE0008 12TB SATA Hard Drive

Seagate Part #/MPN: ST12000VE0008

DiscTech Item #: SGT-ST12000VE0008-BN-5Y

  • Low Stock:Call for ETA
    Stock Levels

    This item is currently (nearly) out of stock. It may be possible to arrange fast shipment. If you need it urgently call us. Otherwise, it usually ships within 1 week.


Enterprise Grade

Capacity: 12TB

Speed: 7,200RPM

Interface Types: SATA

Form Factor: 3.5inx1.0in LFF Hard Drive

Sector Size: 512 / 512e

Sustained Throughput: 250

Electrical Interface: SATA 600 - 6.0Gbps

On-Board Cache: 256MB

Seagate SkyHawk AI Sureveillance ST12000VE0008 12TB 3.5-Inch LFF 6Gbps 7.2K RPM 512e SATA Hard Drive - Brand New

Seagate SkyHawk Artificial Intelligence / AI Sureveillance ST12000VE0008 12TB / 12000GB 3.5" Large Form Factor / LFF 6.0 Gb/s 7200 RPM 512 Emulation Serial ATA / SATA Hard Drive / HDD - Brand New

SkyHawk AI Surveillance
Smart. Safe. Secure. Optimized for Surveillance AI Applications

Seagate SkyHawk AI is the world’s first, purpose-built drive for artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled surveillance solutions.

Key Advantages

ImagePerfect AI firmware for superior image integrity alongside additional AI workload support in always-on, AI-enabled surveillance systems.

Custom designed to support an additional 16 AI streams while simultaneously and flawlessly recording footage up to 64 HD cameras.

Designed to handle heavy workloads expected in always-on, AI-enabled surveillance systems. At 550TB/year, SkyHawk AI is designed for more than 3× the workload of standard surveillance drives.

Advanced vibration management for superior and sustained performance in 16+ bay NVR systems.

SkyHawk Health Management actively helps protect your surveillance storage by focusing on prevention, intervention, and recovery options. Included is RAID RapidRebuild, which provides 3× faster volume rebuilds.

Improved reliability and reduced total cost of ownership with 2M-hour MTBF.

Unparalleled data protection with a complimentary 2-year Rescue Data Recovery Services plan bundled with every SkyHawk AI drive, providing access to Seagate's secure labs with industry-leading data recovery success rates.

Best-Fit Application

  • Network video recorders (NVR)
  • AI-enabled NVR systems


This Drive is designed to work in any Personal Computer or Consumer Application that uses 3.5in x 1.0in (LFF) SATA Drive

Seagate SkyHawk AI Surveillance
Seagate Model #ST12000VE0008
Capacity12TB / 12,000GB
InterfaceSATA 6Gb/s
Features and Performance
Drive Bays Supported16+
AI Streams32
HD Cameras SupportedUp to 64
Max. Sustained Transfer Rate OD (MB/s)250MB/s
Cache (MB)256
Reliability/Data Integrity
Tarnish ResistantYes
Load/Unload Cycles300,000
Nonrecoverable Read Errors per Bits Read, Max1 per 1015
Power-On Hours per Year (24×7)8760
Workload Rate Limit (WRL)550
Power Management
Startup Current, Typical (12V, A)1.8
Average Operating Power (W)6.9W
Idle Average (W)4.9W
Standby Mode/Sleep Mode, Typical (W)1.2/1.2
Voltage Tolerance (5V)±5%
Voltage Tolerance (12V)±10%
Operating (ambient, min °C)5
Operating (drive case, max °C)70
Nonoperating (ambient, min °C)-40
Height (mm/in, max)26.11mm/1.028in
Width (mm/in, max)101.85mm/4.01in
Depth (mm/in, max)146.99mm/5.787in
Weight (g/lb)650g/1.521lb

Click here to view the manufacturer's item description/brochure

ROHS Compliant

Weight: 1.8 lb

Warranty: 5 Year Manufacturer

Brand New

Condition Levels Explained

The product is brand new.

5 Year Manufacturer Warranty

Product Warranties Explained

The product has a manufacturer warranty for the time period specified.