Desktop Hard Drives that Lower Costs
The Seagate® Desktop HDD is the one drive for every need, supported by 30 years of trusted performance, reliability and simplicity.
- HDDs that bring your costs down and crank your storage up
- No-hassle transition to 3TB and 4TB drives
- Seagate AcuTrac™ technology maximises HDD storage densities
Get What You Want with Desktop HDD
Count on Seagate to deliver the storage innovations that bring your costs down and crank your storage up.
- Industry's first 1 TB-per-disc hard drive technology
- OptiCache™ technology exploits big 64MB cache sizes and improved microprocessor capabilities
- Seagate OptiCache™ technology improves performance by up to 45% over the previous generation
- SATA 6Gb/s technology maximises performance
- Seagate AcuTrac™ technology enables reliable read/write performance even in high-touch operating environments
- Free DiscWizard™ software enables capacities beyond 2TB on legacy PC BIOS and Windows XP-based systems
Your No-Hassle Transition Beyond 2TB
Are you worried about moving beyond 2TB? You don't have to be. The Seagate DiscWizard™ utility makes this transition a snap:
- Free software enables Windows machines to utilise drives beyond 2TB
- Seagate DiscWizard provides you a means to effectively utilise your 3TB and 4TB hard drives.
Maximize HDD Storage Densities
Seagate Desktop HDD, 1TB-per-disk technology incorporates 340,000 unique tracks in the width of a single inch. This incredible storage density drives new capacity possibilities and lowers your total storage costs.
Seagate AcuTrac™ technology enables storage densities with accurate reading and writing to nano-sized tracks only 75 nanometres wide! That is about 500 times smaller than the full stop at the end of this sentence.
Green Where It Counts
Seagate Desktop HDDs with 1TB-per-disk have advanced power modes to save more energy while in idle states — without sacrificing performance.
Desktop HDDs are produced using the most sophisticated manufacturing process in the industry, with a focus on environmental stewardship.
- Desktop HDDs comply with the US RoHS directive on hazardous materials and voluntarily restrict halogen compounds
- Seventy per cent or more of the materials used to build Barracuda drives are recyclable
- Low power consumption
What's in the Box
- Seagate® Desktop HDD
- Free DiscWizard™ software
- Interface cable, power adapter, mounting screws and CD with software and manual*
- Quick installation guide*
*Available with Desktop HDD Kits only