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HGST Hitachi Ultrastar HE8 6TB

Art-Nr.: 90610943
, Manufacturer's no.: 0F23269
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  • 3.5", 6.0 TB, SATA3
  • 7200 rpm, 128 MB Cache
  • Suitable for permanent operation
In the product range since: July 2015

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8TB & 6TB

3.5-inch Helium Platform 
Enterprise Hard Drive

  • High Capacity – 8TB for cloud and hyperscale storage systems
  • Power Efficiency – 23% lower operating power than 6TB air drives
  • TCOptimized™ Design – Delivers highest capacity, lower power, cooler and quieter operation

Count on the drives trusted by world's major cloud service providers and massive 24/7/365 online transaction processing (OLTP) environments. With  industry-leading capacity, reliability and warranty, the Ultrastar® He8 lays the foundation for a worry-free data center. Innovative HelioSeal® technology allows HGST to put more platters in the same size enclosure; increasing storage capacity. The Ultrastar He8 also requires less power to operate and cool than air-filled drives. For quality, reliability at a low TCO, trust  HGST to deliver more value to your data center.


  • Spacious 8TB capacity in a standard 3.5-inch form factor
  • Industry’s best Idle and Active power efficiency (Watts/TB)
  • Reliable, field-proven, 2nd generation HelioSeal® process and 7Stac™ design
  • Rebuild Assist mode shrinks RAID recovery time and nearly eliminates system performance degradation during rebuild
  • Compared to 4TB Ultrastar 7K4000
    • Double the capacity
    • 60% more power efficient (Watts/TB)
    • 1.5X to 3X faster random write performance thanks to media cache architecture
    • 19% faster sequential read/write performance
  • SATA 6Gb/s and SAS 12Gb/s
  • Advanced format 4Kn and 512e models
  • 12Gb/s SAS provides compatibility with next generation data centers
  • Secure erase and self-encrypting drive (SED) options supports data security and lower TCO
  • 2.5M hours MTBF rating


  • Enterprise and data center applications where capacity density and power efficiency are paramount
  • Cloud and hyperscale storage
  • Massive scale-out (MSO), high-density data centers
  • Distributed file systems like Ceph™ and Hadoop® to support Big Data Analytics
  • RAID arrays
  • Video surveillance and content distribution

Any described warranty is supplied by the manufacturer of this article and is provided at least in germany. The full warranty information, including the coverage and requirements to claim the warranty is detailed on the manufacturers website. You can find a link to this site on our brand overview. You can find more information about warranties in our FAQ.

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