Dell 161-BBVV 20TB 7.2K Hard Disk Drive
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161-BBVV Dell 20TB 7.2K Near Line SAS-12GBPS 512e Hot-plug New

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161-BBVV 20 Terabytes (TB) 7200 Revolutions Per Minute(RPM) Near Line Serial-Attached SCSI (SAS) 12 Gigabytes Per Second (GBPS) 512e 3.5 Inch Large Form Factor (LFF) Hot-plug Hard Disk Drive with Tray for Server | Made by Dell | Brand New 2 Years Warranty
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The 161-BBVV Dell 20TB 7.2K Near Line SAS-12GBPS 512e Hot-plug Hard Drive is a high-capacity hard drive manufactured by Dell. The drive has a storage capacity of 20 terabytes, which is a large amount of storage space. The drive operates at 7200 RPM, which is a moderate speed that balances performance and energy efficiency.

The drive uses SAS (Serial Attached SCSI) interface, which is a faster and more reliable data transfer protocol than SATA, and it supports 12 Gbps data transfer rate. The drive also uses 512-byte emulation, which means that it can be used in systems that require 512-byte sector size.

The drive is designed to be hot-plug, which means it can be removed and replaced while the system is running, without shutting down the system. This feature makes it easy to upgrade the storage capacity of a server or storage array, and can also be used for data recovery and disaster recovery scenarios.

Hot-swap & Reliability

The reliability of a Dell 20TB 7.2K Near Line SAS-12GBPS HDD would depend on various factors such as the specific model, usage conditions, and maintenance practices. In general, near line SAS hard drives are designed for use in enterprise storage systems and are built to handle heavy workloads. They typically have a high MTBF (mean time between failures) rating, but as with any mechanical device, the risk of failure cannot be completely eliminated. It is always recommended to have a proper backup system in place and to follow best practices for storage and maintenance to ensure the longevity and reliability of the hard drive.

Dell 20TB SAS-12GBPS hot-plug hard drives are compatible with Dell servers that support 12Gbps SAS technology and have the appropriate drive bays for hot-swapping large capacity drives. It is important to check the specifications of your Dell server to ensure compatibility with this specific hard drive model. Additionally, it is also recommended to check for any firmware or driver updates that may be required for proper operation of the drive.

High Performance

The Dell 20TB 7.2K Near Line SAS-12GBPS HDD is a high-capacity hard disk drive (HDD) designed for use in enterprise storage systems. It has a storage capacity of 20 terabytes and a rotation speed of 7200 RPM. It uses the SAS-12GBPS interface for fast data transfer and is considered as "Near Line" storage which means its suitable for less frequently accessed data, it's not as fast as "performance" storage but still faster than "capacity" storage. The drive is manufactured by Dell and is intended for use in servers and other professional-grade computer systems.

The performance of the Dell 20TB 7.2K Near Line SAS-12GBPS HDD can vary depending on the specific usage scenario and the storage system it is being used in. However, in general, this type of hard drive is designed for use in enterprise storage systems and is optimized for high-capacity storage and reliable data access.

The 7200 RPM rotation speed of the drive provides faster data access times than slower-spinning drives, which can help improve the overall performance of the storage system. The SAS-12GBPS interface also provides fast data transfer speeds, allowing for high-throughput data access.

General Information about this Dell 161-BBVV

  • Manufacturer: Dell
  • Part Number or SKU# 161-BBVV
  • Product Type : Hard Disk Drive
  • Product Name : 20TB 7.2K RPM

Technical Information of 20TB Hard Disk

  • Storage Capacity: 20TB
  • Form Factor : 3.5inch
  • Interface : SAS-12GBPS
  • Features : Advanced Format 512e
  • Rotational Speed : 7200rpm

Performance for SAS Hard Drive

  • Rotational Speed : 7200rpm
  • External Transfer Rate : 1200mbps

Expansion & Connectivity

  • Interfaces : 1 X SAS 12 Gb/s
  • Compatible Bays : 1 X Hot-plug - 3.5inch

Dimension and Weight

  • Width : 4 Inch
  • Depth : 5.8 Inch
  • Height : 1 Inch
  • Weight : 1.52 Lbs


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Warranty provided by ALLHDD.COM:
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