SkyHawk

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

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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
16TB, 14TB, 12TB, 10TB, 8TB
Warranty
3 years

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SkyHawk AI

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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 16TB surveillance hard drives to help you achieve your goals.

Seagate SkyHawk AI Surveillance hard drive product image

SKYHAWK SURVEILLANCE HARD DRIVES

How Much Storage Do I Need?

24×7 workloads can leverage up to 16TB 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.

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 16TB
  • 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

Smooth Video Streaming

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.

READ PAPER

Drive health and data recovery

Manage Drive Health

SkyHawk Health Management (SHM) is drive monitoring software 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 optional Seagate Data Recovery Plan to protect against problems that can cause data loss.

RESCUE PLANS

Seagate Surveillance Hard Drives


SkyHawkTM
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
Health Management
8TB, 6TB, 4TB
RV Sensors
Yes1
AI Streaming Optimized
-
# of HD Cameras Supported
1 to 64
Workload Rating
180TB/yr
Rescue Service Recovery Services
Optional
Warranty
3 years

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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
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 Service Recovery Services
Included
Warranty
3 years

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Exos®
Seagate Exos Enterprise hard drive product image
Perfect For
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 Service Recovery Services
Optional
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
ST8000VX0022

3-year limited warranty

8TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB Yes
SkyHawk 8TB
ST8000VX004

3-year limited warranty

8TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB Yes
SkyHawk 6TB
ST6000VX0023

3-year limited warranty

6TB 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 3TB
ST3000VX010

3-year limited warranty

3TB SATA 6Gb/s 64MB
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 1TB
ST1000VX005

3-year limited warranty

1TB SATA 6Gb/s 64MB

Specs

Model Data Sheet User Manual Capacity Interface Cache RV Sensors
SkyHawk AI 16TB
ST16000VE000

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
ST12000VE0008

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 10TB
ST10000VE0004

3-year limited warranty

10TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB Yes
SkyHawk AI 8TB
ST8000VE0004

3-year limited warranty

8TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB Yes
SkyHawk AI 8TB
ST8000VE000

3-year limited warranty

8TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB Yes

Specs

Model Data Sheet User Manual Capacity Interface Cache
Surveillance HDD +Rescue 8TB Hard Drive
ST8000VX0012
8TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB
Surveillance HDD 6TB
ST6000VX0001
6TB SATA 6Gb/s 256MB
Surveillance HDD 3TB
ST3000VX006
3TB SATA 6Gb/s 64MB
Surveillance HDD 2TB
ST2000VX003
2TB SATA 6Gb/s 64MB
Surveillance HDD 2TB +Rescue
ST2000VX005
2TB SATA 6Gb/s 64MB
Surveillance HDD 1TB
ST1000VX001
1TB SATA 6Gb/s 64MB
Surveillance HDD 1TB +Rescue
ST1000VX003
1TB SATA 6Gb/s 64MB

Surveillance System Compatibility

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