Seagate 10TB Enterprise 3.5in HDD SATA III w/ 512e / 4Kn Formatting, 256MB Cache

MX62111 10TB Enterprise 3.5in HDD SATA III w/ 512e / 4Kn Formatting, 256MB Cache
MX62111 10TB Enterprise 3.5in HDD SATA III w/ 512e / 4Kn Formatting, 256MB Cache MX62111 10TB Enterprise 3.5in HDD SATA III w/ 512e / 4Kn Formatting, 256MB Cache MX62111 10TB Enterprise 3.5in HDD SATA III w/ 512e / 4Kn Formatting, 256MB Cache

Product Info

10TB Enterprise Capacity 3.5in HDD:feature
Imagine A 9PB Single 42U Rack!

  • 10TB per drive for up to 25% more petabytes per rack than 8TB drives
  • Robust, forged helium sealed-drive technology with drop-in SATA compatibility for easy system integration
  • Reduce power and cooling costs for maximum TCO in a low weight storage slot
  • Enjoy peace of mind with field-proven, tenth-generation technology featuring power, performance and reliability enhancements
  • Tuned for cloud applications
  • Helium Filled for Ultimate Performance
  • Confident data delivery helps ensure 24/7 consistent performance backed by a 2.5M hour MTBF & a 5 Year Limited Warranty

Built for Speed; Exactly Where Neededfeature

Among the industry's best response times for a 10TB nearline drive, the Seagate® Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDD (Helium) helps enable some of the fastest data transfers possible. Meet your storage workload requirements with an efficient data center footprint.

Best Fit Applications

  • Hyperscale applications / cloud data centers
  • Massive scale-out data centers
  • High-capacity density RAID storage
  • Mainstream enterprise external storage arrays
  • Distributed file systems, including Hadoop and Ceph
  • Enterprise backup and restore—D2D, virtual tape
  • Centralized surveillance


  • Fast 10TB nearline hard drives in a robust sealed-drive architecture
  • At 550TB/yr, it's 10x the workload rating of desktop drives
  • Proven technology: Highest field reliability ratings & the best MTBF
  • SATA 6Gb/s interface for easy integration
  • Excellent IOPS/TB storage for unstructured data
  • Up to 21% improvement in IOPS/watt over similar 10TB HDDs on the market
  • 0.5W less power than other drives; ~ 6% power savings for a 9PB 42U rack
  • 10 grams lighter per drive; ~2% weight reduction in a 9PB 42U rack

Incredibly High Capacity Paired with World-Class Reliability

featureWhen building maximum density server and storage solutions with Seagate's 10TB Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDD (Helium), you can rest easy knowing that your storage infrastructure can scale to meet your growing capacity needs while offering consistent and predictable response rates.

Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDD (Helium) supports enterprise-class nearline workloads of 550TB/yr and is backed by a 2.5M-hour MTBF and 5-year limited warranty, helping to meet all of your bulk storage SLAs.

Seagate Enterprise HDDs Rated: Best-In-Class, 4 Years In A Row

featureSeagate was again selected by IT professionals as the 2016 Market Leader for Enterprise HDDs. Get the full report to see the survey data behind the voting for Market, Performance, Reliability, Price, Service & Support and Innovation Leaders.

Real World TCO Improvements

Innovative technology advancements like PowerBalance™, PowerChoice™ and RAID Rebuild™, allow you to have the control to customize your bulk storage requirements for even greater TCO improvements.

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Make and Model Seagate Enterprise Capacity 3.5" HDD (Helium)
Part Number ST10000NM0016
HDD Capacity 10TB
Interface SATA III (6Gb/s)
Supports SATA II or I at reduced performance
Cache 256MB Multisegmented Cache
Spin Speed 7200 rpm
Format 512e or 4Kn
Average Latency 4.16 ms
Unrecoverable Read Errors 1 in 1015 per Bits Read
Special Features Multi-Step Forged Helium Sealed-Drive Design

Superior Wide-Weld Hermetically Sealed-Drive Enclosure

Digital Temperature, Humidity & Helium Pressure Sensors


Low Halogen

PowerChoice™ Idle Power Technology

PowerChoice™ Power / Performance Technology

RAID Rebuild

Hot-Plug Support

Organic Solderability Preservative

MTBF 2,500,000 hours
Temperature Operating: 5 ~ 60° C
Shock Operating: Reads: 70G (2ms) / Writes: 40G (2ms)
Non-Operating: 250G for 1 or 2 ms
Vibration Non-Operating: 2.27Grms from 10 ~ 500hz
Power Consumption Random Reads: Up to 8.0W (4K/16Q)
Random Writes: Up to 6.5W (4K/16Q)
Idle: 4.5W Average
Dimensions 147.0 x 101.85 x 26.11mm
Weight 650g