The 161-BBEN is a Dell hard drive model that has a storage capacity of 16TB and a rotation speed of 7.2k RPM. It uses the SAS (Serial Attached SCSI) interface and has a data transfer rate of 12 Gbps. This hard drive is typically used in enterprise-level storage systems and servers that require high storage capacity and fast data transfer speeds. It also has a 7.2k RPM spindle speed which is lower than the 10k or 15k RPM, making it a cost-effective solution for data storage where performance is not the primary concern.
This hard drive is a high-capacity storage device that is designed for use in enterprise-level servers and storage systems. It has a storage capacity of 16TB and a rotation speed of 7.2k RPM which is standard for high-performance hard drives. The drive uses the SAS (Serial Attached SCSI) interface which is a high-performance and reliable interface that is commonly used in data centers and other enterprise environments. The data transfer rate of 12 Gbps which allows for fast data transfer speeds. This hard drive is typically used in applications that require large amounts of storage and high-performance data transfer.
The compatibility of a 16TB hard drive depends on the specific model and interface of the drive, as well as the specifications of the device in which it will be used.
A hard drive with a SAS (Serial Attached SCSI) interface will be compatible with servers and other devices that have a SAS interface, while a hard drive with an SATA (Serial ATA) interface will be compatible with devices that have an SATA interface.
It is also important to check the physical size of the hard drive and make sure it will fit in the drive bay of the device you want to use it in.
Also, check the power and data connection ports of the device to make sure they match the ports of the hard drive.
You should also check the operating system of the device, as some operating systems may have limitations on the maximum storage capacity they can support.
It's best to consult the manual or technical specifications of your device or contact the manufacturer to confirm compatibility with a 16TB hard drive before purchasing.
The performance of a Dell 16TB HDD would depend on the specific model, the usage conditions and the type of task you're performing. In general, Hard Disk drives, despite their large capacity, have slower read-write performance compared to solid state drives(SSD). This is because HDDs use mechanical parts to read and write data, which can be slower than the electronic components used in SSDs.
However, for tasks that require high storage capacity such as backup, archiving, and media storage, HDDs can be a cost-effective solution. Also, for tasks that require sequential read-write operations rather than random, HDDs can perform well.
It is recommended to check the product specification before purchasing the product and evaluate if the specific model of the HDD is suitable for the intended usage.
General Information about this Dell 161-BBEN
- Manufacturer: Dell
- Part Number or SKU# 161-BBEN
- Interface Type: SAS 12GBPS
- Product Type: Hard Disk Drive With Tray
Technical Information of Dell 16TB Hard Drive
- Rotational Speed: 7200 Rpm
- Capacity: 16 TB
- Form Factor: 3.5inch
Dimension and Weight for this Dell 3.5 Inch Hard Disk
- Width: 4 Inch
- Depth: 5.8 Inch
- Height: 1 Inch
- Weight: 1.52 Lbs
Compatibility of Dell SAS 12GBPS Hard Disk Drive
- Poweredge C6420
- Poweredge R440
- Poweredge R640
- Poweredge R6415
- Poweredge R740
- Poweredge R740xd
- Poweredge R7415
- Poweredge R7425
Contact us or ask for live chat/help if you have any questions about the compatibility of this item to ensure the model's matching features with your current system.
The Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) hard drives have become increasingly popular for their increasing use in high-end workstations and servers. These drives are employed in consumer desktops and modern servers for their speed and reliability. Enterprises have made the SAS hard drives their de-facto standard. Now, the 12Gbps speed throws the usefulness of these drives up a notch.
Most professional hosting providers now use SAS 12Gbps hard drives for data production. These drives have proven useful in high input/output operations and critical website functions. Users trust these drives because there is no risk of data loss, corruption, or downtime.
SAS 12Gbps drives read, write, and process data within split seconds. The latest 12Gbps disks use the latest RAID hardware technology to offer faster data transfer and recovery rates. They are perfect for sequential data, high workloads, and random IOPS alike.
This function allows them to be best suited for servers that have 100 percent duty cycles. They do not only work with desktops and PCs, but they can read/write data 24/7.
SAS 12Gbps HDDs have received utmost attention in the market as a result of its high performance. These performance benefits allow it to be useful for a wide variety of applications. For instance, a SAS 12Gbps connection can support up to four wide lanes per connection.
Connecting JBOD with these SAS drives can support up to 1200MB/s. These high-performance drives do not only help handle large workloads; they also offer cost-effective expansion to an already robust system.
Also, each 12Gbps high-performance SAS drives can offer users a rotational speed of up to 15000 rpm.
They provide a great bandwidth enough to perform efficiently. The robust performance of SAS 12Gbps drives clearly a worthy investment for improved performance of servers and desktops. They provide very large amounts of storage options and a cost-effective choice for users.
The flexibility is one of the best benefits of SAS 12Gbps drives. These drives have configured flexibility, which allows them to work perfectly with several devices without modification or changes. Many of them feature a Universal Serial controller for seamless system support.
SAS 12Gbps hard drives can also be partitioned in a storage pool and assigned to servers for work-intensive applications. They are a perfect fit for server systems, including reservation systems, medical imaging, and more!
Only this range of SAS hard drives can provide users with the best worlds of flexibility. This way, allowing them to support use with other drives.
12Gbps SAS-based storage systems have the benefit of dual-port capability. This allows them to provide a redundant path to the drives in case of controller failover. These drives also operate on separate point-to-point connections. That way, it is rare for drive connection loss to affect them.SAS 12Gbps HDDs are built to handle the rigors of heavy workloads and enterprise use. They also safeguard data integrity, thanks to their ability to comprehensively verify data and correct errors.
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