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Seagate Exos 5E8 3.5" 8TB Archive HDD

Seagate Exos 5E8 3.5" 8TB Archive HDD

SKU ST8000AS0003
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PLE Code: PLE-631888
Model Number: ST8000AS0003
Manufacturer: Seagate
Warranty: 3 Year PLE Standard Return to Base
Boxed Weight: 0.61kg
The Seagate Exos 5E8 hard drives are the most affordable enterprise-class drives designed specifically for active-archive applications in cloud storage, cold storage and online data archiving. Exos 5E8 provides power-efficient, high-density storage for 24×7 data center operations.

  • High capacity, energy efficiency and lowest TCO
  • Trusted reliability for online long-term storage
  • Engineered for 24×7 workloads of 180TB per year
  • Drive down costs with up to 2 TB-per-disk hard drive technology
  • SATA 6 Gb/s interface optimizes burst performance
  • AcuTrac servo technology for dependable performance
  • Free Seagate DiscWizard software

Reliable active-archive enterprise hard drive
Exos 5E8 hard drives support up to 8 TB per drive and offer affordable cold storage for data center infrastructures requiring a highly reliable enterprise hard drive. The Exos 5E8 hard drive helps to catalyze the datasphere, enabling data center architects and IT professionals to deliver trusted performance, rock-solid reliability, ironclad security and low TCO for demanding 24×7 operations.
Store more data at lower costs
The Exos 5E8 hard drives are backed by 800,000 hour MTBF and support workloads of 180TB per year. Store your data faster with a SATA 6 Gb/s interface that optimizes burst performance. The Exos 5E8 drive offers a low cost/TB online data archive solution and helps ensure long-term data management with the lowest power consumption, thanks to on-demand, time-to-ready PowerChoice technology.
Efficiently lower your TCO
Exos 5E8 ensures archival data confidence with a reliable, low-power data retrieval based on Shingled Magnetic Recording (SMR) technology for efficient cold storage operations even in harsh data center environments. The Exos 5E8 serves up impressive sequential throughput and is intended for use in large-scale data centers where density, power consumption, data integrity and data retrieval are paramount.
Enhanced enterprise reliability, data protection and security
Exos 5E8 drives deliver exceptional security to help protect data where it lives - on the drive.
Main Specifications
Product Description
Seagate Exos 5E8 ST8000AS0003 - hard drive - 8 TB - SATA 6Gb/s
Hard drive - internal
8 TB
Form Factor
SATA 6Gb/s
Data Transfer Rate
600 MBps
Buffer Size
256 MB
RV Sensor, PowerChoice, Seagate AcuTrac technology, 24x7 continuous operation, Low Halogen, advanced format 512e, shingled magnetic recording (SMR)
Dimensions (WxDxH)
101.6 mm x 146.99 mm x 26.11 mm
605 g
Manufacturer Warranty
3 years warranty
Extended Specifications
Device Type
Hard drive - internal
8 TB
Form Factor
SATA 6Gb/s
Buffer Size
256 MB
RV Sensor, PowerChoice, Seagate AcuTrac technology, 24x7 continuous operation, Low Halogen, advanced format 512e, shingled magnetic recording (SMR)
101.6 mm
146.99 mm
26.11 mm
605 g
Drive Transfer Rate
600 MBps (external)
Internal Data Rate
190 MBps
800,000 hours
24x7 Operation
Non-Recoverable Errors
1 per 10^14
Load / Unload Cycles
Expansion & Connectivity
1 x SATA 6 Gb/s
Compatible Bay
Power Consumption
5.3 Watt (active)3.7 Watt (idle)1 Watt (standby)1 Watt (sleep)
Software & System Requirements
Software Included
Seagate DiscWizard
Compliant Standards
Manufacturer Warranty
Service & Support
Limited warranty - 3 years
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature
0 °C
Max Operating Temperature
60 °C
Min Storage Temperature
-40 °C
Max Storage Temperature
70 °C

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