Seagate 12TB IronWolf NAS HDD, SATA III w/ 256MB Cache

MX68896 12TB IronWolf NAS HDD, SATA III w/ 256MB Cache
MX68896 12TB IronWolf NAS HDD, SATA III w/ 256MB Cache MX68896 12TB IronWolf NAS HDD, SATA III w/ 256MB Cache

Product Info

Tough, Ready, Scalable Pro NAS Storagefeature

For everything NAS, there is Ironwolf. Always on and always working, Ironwolf is enhanced with AgileArray™ for optimal reliability and system agility.

Multi-user tech and extreme workload rates allow Ironwolf HDDs to perform and scale up.

AgileArray™: Ironwolf Drives for NAS

Ironwolf is built with AgileArray. NAS-optimized for the best NAS experience possible, AgileArray focuses on drive balance, RAID optimization and power management.

  • Dual-plane balance and Rotational Vibration (RV) sensors mitigate vibration in multi-bay NAS enclosures for consistent performance and reliability
  • RAID optimization increases performance and reliability with error recovery control for better data integrity
  • Advanced power management saves energy and delivers power when the NAS needs it most


  • Optimized for NAS with AgileArray
    AgileArray enables dual-plane balancing and RAID optimization in multi-bay environments, with the most advanced power management possible
  • Actively protect your NAS with IronWolf Health Management
    focusing on prevention, intervention and recovery
  • High performance means no lag time
    or downtime for users during workload traffic for the NAS. Seagate leads the competition with the highest-performing NAS drive portfolio
  • Rotational Vibration (RV) sensors
    First in its class of drives to include RV sensors to maintain high performance in multi-drive NAS enclosures
  • Range of capacities up to 12TB
    More capacity options means more choices that will fit within the budget. Seagate provides a scalable solution for any NAS use-case scenario
  • Do more in multi-user environments
    IronWolf provides a workload rate of 180TB/year. Multiple users can confidently upload and download data to the NAS server, knowing IronWolf can handle the workload, whether you are a creative professional or a small business
  • Designed for always-on, always-accessible 24×7 performance
    Access data on your NAS any time, remotely or on site
  • 1 Million Hours MTB and a 3 Year Seagate Limited Warranty
    represent an lower total cost of ownership (TCO) over standard desktop drives

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Make and Model Seagate Ironwolf 3.5" NAS HDD
Part Number ST12000VN0007
HDD Capacity 12TB Unformated
Interface SATA III (6Gb/s)
Cache 256MB Cache
Data Transfers 210MB/second Maximum Sustained Tranfer Rates
Spindle Speed 7,200 rpm
Unrecoverable Errors Unrecoverable Read Errors: 1 in 1015 per Bits Read
MTBF 1,000,000 Hours
Temperature Operating: 5 ~ 70° C
Storage: -40 ~ 70° C
Shock Operating: 70G (2ms)
Non-Operating: 250G (2ms)
Power Consumption Start Up: 1.8A
Operating Average : 7.8W
Idle: 5.0W Average
Dimensions 147 x 102 x 26.1mm
Weight 705g