Seagate ST8000DM005 8TB SATA Hard Drive

Seagate Part #/MPN: ST8000DM005

DiscTech Item #: SGT-ST8000DM005-BN-5Y

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Capacity: 8TB

Speed: 7,200RPM

Interface Types: SATA

Form Factor: 3.5inx1.0in LFF Hard Drive

Sector Size: 512 / 512e

Sustained Throughput: 220

Average Seek Time: 4.16

Electrical Interface: SATA 600 - 6.0Gbps

On-Board Cache: 256MB

Seagate BarraCuda Pro ST8000DM005 8TB / 8000GB 3.5-in 6.0 Gb/s 7200 RPM 512 Emulation SATA / Serial ATA Hard Disk Drive - Brand New

Amazing Versatility and Trusted Dependability Meet Incredible Speed

Lightning-fast performance and titanic storage up to 10TB give your desktop or creative professional system the edge you need to be your very best.


7200 RPM
makes BarraCuda the fastest 6TB, 8TB, and 10TB PC-compute drives on the market.

BarraCuda Pro draws a mere 6.8W, making it one of the lowest-power 3.5-inch drives on the market.

Store data faster with SATA 6Gb/s interface that optimizes burst performance.

Up to 220MB/s maximum sustained transfer rate.

For 20+ years, the BarraCuda family had delivered super reliable drives.

No capacity constraints. You can have the highest –capacity 3.5-inch PC-compute drive on the market with BarraCuda Pro (up to 10TB)

Best Fit Applications

  • Desktop or all-in-one PCs
  • Home server
  • Creative pros systems
  • Entry-level direct-attached storage devices (DAS)


This drive is compatible with any server that accepts 3.5in x 1.0in (LFF) SATA drives.

BarraCuda Pro Seagate
Model NumbersST8000DM005
InterfaceSATA 6Gb/s
Sector Size512e
Features and Performance
Formatted Capacity8TB / 8000GB
SATA Transfer Rates Supported (Gb/s)6.0/3.0/1.5
Max Sustained Transfer Rate OD (MB/s)220
Cache, Multisegmented (MB)256
Bytes per Sector4096
Reliability/Data Integrity
Load/Unload Cycles300,000
Nonrecoverable Read Errors per Bits Read, Max1 per 10E15
Power-On hours (per year)8760
Workload Rate Limit (WRL) (TB/year)300
Power Management
Startup Power (A)2.0
Operating Mode, Typical (W)9.0
Idle Average (W)7.2
Standby Mode/Sleep Mode, Typical (W)0.6/0.6
Voltage Tolerance (5V)±5%
Voltage Tolerance (12V)±10%
Temperature (°C)
Operating (ambient, min)0
Operating (drive case, max)60
Halogen FreeYes
RoHS ComplianceYes
Height (mm/in, max)26.11/1.028
Width (mm/in, max)101.6/4.0
Depth (mm/in, max)146.99/5.787
Weight (g/lb, typical)780/1.720

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ROHS Compliant

Weight: 1.5 lb

Warranty: 5 Year Manufacturer

Brand New

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5 Year Manufacturer Warranty

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