SkyHawk
Seagate SkyHawk Surveillance hard drive product image
Perfect For
SMB-surveillance DVR and NVR
Form Factor
3.5-inch
Capacity
8TB, 6TB, 4TB, 3TB, 2TB, 1TB
Warranty
3 years, 2 years included

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SkyHawk AI
Seagate SkyHawk AI Surveillance hard drive product image
Perfect For
AI-surveillance NVR
Form Factor
3.5-inch
Capacity
18TB, 16TB, 14TB, 12TB, 10TB, 8TB
Warranty
3 years, 2 years included

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SkyHawk AI

Record Smarter

Health Management

Rescue Services

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YOUR DATA DESERVES THE GUARDIAN SERIES

Market Leader in Surveillance Storage

Seagate has dominated the data storage industry for 40 years because we understand your unique data storage challenges.

We crafted SkyHawk™ AI 18TB surveillance hard drives to help you achieve your goals.

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SKYHAWK SURVEILLANCE HARD DRIVES

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24×7 workloads can leverage up to 18TB with drives designed for DVR and NVR systems. SkyHawk surveillance drives are equipped with enhanced ImagePerfect™ and SkyHawk Health Management to help you sail through your toughest challenges.

Does your surveillance data need the strength of SkyHawk?

Calculate your storage needs.

 

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SKYHAWK AI

Designed for AI Surveillance

We’ve made the right drive for your unique surveillance challenges.

  • Supports up to 64 HD cameras and 32 additional AI streams1
  • Now offering capacities up to 18TB
  • Delivers zero dropped frames with ImagePerfect AI
  • Enterprise-class workload rates at 550TB/yr for high reliability

1. 32 AI streams = 16 AI channels

24×7 CLEAR STREAMING

Smart Surveillance

SkyHawk’s innovative ImagePerfect and ImagePerfect AI firmware are the clearest choices in the industry.

Watch a video that explains how ImagePerfect firmware enables better performance in surveillance environments.

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Read a short tech paper to learn how ImagePerfect firmware optimizes for smooth video streaming and zero dropped frames.

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Rescue Services & Drive Health Included

Manage Drive Health

Video data is increasingly becoming more important within video surveillance applications. To better protect that data and provide peace of mind, Seagate is including three years of their industry-leading Rescue Data Recovery Services.

Data is important, and Rescue Data Recovery Services provide peace of mind in case of unexpected or accidental data corruption and drive damage. This service gives you access to a global team of world-class data recovery experts and has a 95% customer satisfaction rating.

SkyHawk Health Management (SHM) drive monitoring software is designed for prevention, intervention, and recovery. It is available on standard SkyHawk and SKyHawk AI surveillance hard drives.

SKYHAWK HEALTH

Seagate SkyHawk Health Management
Seagate Rescue Data Recovery Services

Protect Your Drive

Every SkyHawk and SkyHawk AI hard drive offers three years of Seagate’s Rescue Data Recovery Services plan to protect against problems that can cause data loss.

RESCUE PLANS

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SkyHawk delivers performance and reliability

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SkyHawkTM
Seagate SkyHawk Surveillance hard drive product image
SMB-surveillance DVR and NVR
Form Factor
3.5-inch
Capacity
8TB, 6TB, 4TB, 3TB, 2TB, 1TB
Health Management
8TB, 6TB, 4TB
RV Sensors
Yes1
AI Streaming Optimized
-
# of HD Cameras Supported
1 to 64
Workload Rating
180TB/yr
Rescue Data Recovery Services
3-years included
Limited Warranty
3 years

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SkyHawk AITM
Seagate SkyHawk AI Surveillance hard drive product image
AI-surveillance NVR
Form Factor
3.5-inch
Capacity
18TB, 16TB, 14TB, 12TB, 10TB, 8TB
Health Management
16TB, 14TB, 12TB, 10TB, 8TB
RV Sensors
Yes
AI Streaming Optimized
Yes, 32 AI streams
# of HD Cameras Supported
1 to 64
Workload Rating
550TB/yr
Rescue Data Recovery Services
3-years included
Limited Warranty
3 years

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ExosTM
Seagate Exos Enterprise hard drive product image
Centralized back-end storage
Form Factor
3.5-inch
Capacity
16TB, 14TB,12TB, 10TB, 8TB, 6TB, 4TB, 2TB, 1TB
Health Management
-
RV Sensors
Yes
AI Streaming Optimized
-
# of HD Cameras Supported
-
Workload Rating
550TB/yr
Rescue Data Recovery Services
Optional
Limited Warranty
5 years

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1. Available on capacities above 3TB

At Seagate, we obsess over quality assurance.

Specs

Model Data Sheet User Manual Capacity Interface Cache RV Sensors
SkyHawk 8TB
ST8000VX004

3-year limited warranty

8TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB Yes
SkyHawk 6TB
ST6000VX001

3-year limited warranty

6TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB Yes
SkyHawk 4TB
ST4000VX007

3-year limited warranty

4TB SATA 6Gb/s 64MB Yes
SkyHawk 4TB
ST4000VX013

3-year limited warranty

4TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB Yes
SkyHawk 3TB
ST3000VX009

3-year limited warranty

3TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB
SkyHawk 2TB
ST2000VX008

3-year limited warranty

2TB SATA 6Gb/s 64MB
SkyHawk 2TB
ST2000VX015

3-year limited warranty

2TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB
SkyHawk 1TB
ST1000VX005

3-year limited warranty

1TB SATA 6Gb/s 64MB

Specs

Model Data Sheet User Manual Capacity Interface Cache RV Sensors
SkyHawk AI 18TB
ST18000VE002

3-year limited warranty

18TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB Yes
SkyHawk AI 16TB
ST16000VE002

3-year limited warranty

16TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB Yes
SkyHawk AI 14TB
ST14000VE0008

3-year limited warranty

14TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB Yes
SkyHawk AI 12TB
ST12000VE001

3-year limited warranty

12TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB Yes
SkyHawk AI 10TB
ST10000VE0008

3-year limited warranty

10TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB Yes
SkyHawk AI 8TB
ST8000VE001

3-year limited warranty

8TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB Yes

Surveillance System Compatibility

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