Seagate 12TB BarraCuda Pro HDD, SATA III w/ 256MB Cache

MX68894 12TB BarraCuda Pro HDD, SATA III w/ 256MB Cache
MX68894 12TB BarraCuda Pro HDD, SATA III w/ 256MB Cache MX68894 12TB BarraCuda Pro HDD, SATA III w/ 256MB Cache MX68894 12TB BarraCuda Pro HDD, SATA III w/ 256MB Cache

Product Info

Barracuda Pro: Uncompromising Professional Desktop Storage

Part of the Barracuda Compute Series
The BarraCuda Pro is a creative professional's and tech enthusiast's dream. Running at 7,200 rpm, BarraCuda Pro is the fastest 12TB desktop drive. A 256MB cache pushes your PC to new heights so you can load your apps and files even faster. Plus the BarraCuda Pro is backed by a best-in-class, 5-year limited warranty.

Amazing Versatilityfeature

Get the most storage with BarraCuda Pro HDDs
This larger Barracuda Pro HDD is for computers literally burting with photos and video memories, large media files, 3D CAD/CAM files and more. Even high end Gaming Rigs need faster drives in raid setups that can easily store and load the largest Games at speeds beyond single SATA SSDs; BarraCuda Pro HDDs work with you.

3.5" BarraCuda Pro Drives Deliver!

Perfect for High Performance Desktops
The BarraCuda Pro is a creative professional’s and tech enthusiast’s dream.

Equipped with 7200 RPM makes the BarraCuda Pro the fastest 12TB desktop drive available. Large cache size pushes your PC to new performance heights so you can load applications and files even faster.

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.

5 Year Seagate Limited Warranty

Plus the BarraCuda Pro is backed by a best in class, 5-Year Seagate Limited Warranty.


  • Highest Capacities:
    12TB 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 the smallest amount of power, the 14TB 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 Works

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 so everything is kept up todate on time.

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

The BarraCuda family of reliable hard drives is here to stay and backed by Seagate for 5 Years with an industry leading warranty.

  • 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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Download The Manufacturer Data Sheet


Make and Model Seagate 12 GB Barracuda Pro 3.5" HDD
Part Number ST12000DM007
HDD Capacity 12TB Unformated
Interface SATA III (6Gb/s)
Cache 256MB Multisegmented Cache
Spindle Speed 7,200 rpm
Unrecoverable Errors 1 in 1015Bits Read
Data Transfer Rate 220 MB/sec Maximum Sustained Transfer Rate
MTBF 1,200,000 Hours
Temperature Operating: 0 ~ 60° C
Storage: -40 ~ 70° C
Power Consumption To Be Announced
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.