Seagate 6TB Barracuda Pro HDD, SATA III w/ 256MB Cache

MX65712 6TB Barracuda Pro HDD, SATA III w/ 256MB Cache
MX65712 6TB Barracuda Pro HDD, SATA III w/ 256MB Cache MX65712 6TB Barracuda Pro HDD, SATA III w/ 256MB Cache

Product Info

Barracuda Pro: Uncompromising Professional Desktop Storage

Part of the Barracuda Compute Seriesfeature
The uncompromising BarraCuda Pro is a creative professional's and tech enthusiast's dream. Equipped with 7,200 RPM makes the BarraCuda Pro the fastest 10TB desktop drive available.

Large cache size pushes your PC to new performance heights so you can load applications and files even faster. Plus the BarraCuda Pro is backed by a best-in-class, 5-year limited warranty for your peace of mind.

Amazing Versatility

Get the most out of your storage with BarraCuda Pro hard drives. From computers literally full of photos and memories to high end Gaming Rigs that need faster drives that can easily store large Games, BarraCuda Pro HDDs grow with you.

3.5" BarraCuda Pro Drives Deliver!feature

Perfect for High Performance Desktops
Rock-solid reliability built on over 20 years of BarraCuda innovation! You get a versatile mix of capacity and price point options designed to fit any budget. Multi-Tier Caching Technology™ lays own the foundation for excellent hard drive performance.


  • Highest Capacities:
    Up to 10TB per Drive means you get the highest storage capacity available in the 3.5" PC class
  • Peace of Mind
    A 5-year limited warranty and 300TB/year workload limit means this drive has your back
  • Incredible Speed
    Delivers 7200-RPM spin speeds along with sustained data rates up to 220MB/s and burst data rates of 6GB/s!
  • Energy Efficient
    Drawing a mere 6.8W, the 10TB Pro Drive is one of the lowest-power 3.5" drives on the market!
  • Ultimate Protection
    Bundled with Seagate® Rescue Data Recovery, this drive is protected for 2 years against any mechanical, accidental or nature disaster—with a 90% success rate for in-house recovery
  • History of Reliability
    For 20+ years, the Barracuda family has had a reputation for complete reliability
  • Optimized for Creative Pros
    Designed and tuned for creative applications, these drives feature higher random performance and drive reliability than typical PC compute drives

Multi-Tier Caching Technology Worksfeature

All hard drives in the BarraCuda family come equipped with Multi-Tier Caching Technology.

MTC takes your PC to new performance levels, so you can load applications and files faster than ever before; up to 220MB/sec sustained!

By applying intelligent layers of NAND Flash, DRAM and media cache technologies, BarraCuda delivers improved read and write performance by optimizing data flow.

2 Year Rescue Data Recovery Service1

Your Data Matters Because You Rely On It
featureRescue Data Recovery Plans provide peace of mind for creative pros and performance PC users alike, and now they come standard on BarraCuda Pro. Whether there is a hard drive mechanical issue or something accidently happened to your drive, Seagate has got you covered. Register your BarraCuda Pro Drive(s) online to activate your free Rescue Plan and you are covered for 2 years. Optional extended coverage terms are available at time of registration.

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Seagate Is Trusted Dependability

featureThe BarraCuda family of reliable hard drives is here to stay, for years to come.

  • Experience: For more than 20 years, Seagate has manufactured and delivered the super-reliable BarraCuda family of drives
  • BarraCuda Brand: Seagate's drive reliability data simply speaks for itself, and the BarraCuda family is often recognized by leading publications and customers
  • Worry Less: BarraCuda Pro Drives have your back with a 5-year limited warranty

Additional Information:

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Make and Model Seagate Barracuda Pro 3.5" HDD
Part Number ST6000DM004
HDD Capacity 6TB Unformated
Interface SATA III (6Gb/s)
Cache 256MB Multisegmented Cache
Spindle Speed 7,200 rpm
Unrecoverable Errors 1 in 1015Bits Read
MTBF 1,200,000 Hours
Temperature Operating: 0 ~ 60° C
Storage: -40 ~ 70° C
Power Consumption Start Up: 2.0A
Standby / Sleep Modes: 0.6W
Idle: 7.2W (Average)
Operating Average : 9.0W
Dimensions 147.0 x 101.9 x 26.11mm
Weight 780g
  1. Rescue recovery services are available in Canada; but not every other country. Please contact your Sales Rep for further details if you plan to use this drive overseas.