The Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 drive the 11th generation of this award-winning desktop hard drive family delivers 1.5 TB of high-performing, eco-friendly digital storage. Designed with...More
Bought a Dell Studio. Shortly after one year, the hard drive died on me. This was the hard drive. Grrrr! Avoid at ALL costs!
This hard drive failed after one year of light use. Not happy with Seagate.
Introduced earlier this year into Seagates external hard disk know as the Free Agent Desk, the 7200.11 1.5TB is the largest capacity boost to computer hard disks since January 2007 when Hitachi hit the 1TB mark. Finally available to buy on its own, the 7200.11 1.5TB drive contains 4 375GB platters spinning at 7200RPM, and can supposedly reach speeds of up to 120MB/s - an impressive feat generally reserved for niche drives such as the Western Digital Velociraptor which spins at 10,000RPM and only holds 300GB of data. Also impressive is its price,with an estimated MSRP of 184.99 the 7200.11 1.5TB remains well within spitting range of performance 7200PRM terabyte drives from competitors Western Digital and Samsung. Features Capacity: 1.5 TB (1536 GB), 4 x 375 GB platters Speed: 7200RPM, 120MB/s sustained transfer Cache size: 32MB Acoustics:2.7/2.9 bels (idle/active) Idle power consumption: 8W Warranty: 5 years ... PROS: (1) worlds best 5-year manufacturer warranty (requires you to ... Read more