The Dell KN03N 18TB hard drive is designed to be used in Dell systems that support hot-plug hard drives. Hot-plugging means that the drive can be removed and replaced while the system is still running, without the need to shut down the system. This allows for easy and convenient maintenance or upgrades.
The drive has a storage capacity of 18TB which is large enough to store a lot of data. With a 6 Gbps data transfer rate, the drive can quickly transfer large amounts of data to and from the system. The 7.2K RPM rotation speed ensures that the drive can quickly access stored data.
It is also compatible with Dell systems that support SATA interface, which is a standard interface for connecting storage devices to a computer. This allows for easy integration into the system.
The Dell KN03N 18TB hard drive is designed to provide high performance in terms of data storage and retrieval.
One of the key factors that contribute to the high performance of the drive is its large storage capacity of 18TB. This allows for storing large amounts of data and reduces the need for multiple hard drives, which can increase data access times.
The drive also has a fast data transfer rate of 6 Gbps. This means that the drive can quickly transfer large amounts of data to and from the system, which can help to improve the overall performance of the system.
Another factor that contributes to the high performance of the drive is its 7.2K RPM rotation speed. This ensures that the drive can quickly access stored data, which can help to improve the overall performance of the system.
Lastly, the drive is hot-plugable which means it can be removed and replaced without shutting down the system. This allows for easy and convenient maintenance or upgrades without affecting the running performance of the system.
The Dell KN03N 18TB hard drive is a 3.5-inch hard drive that uses the SATA interface to connect to a computer. It is designed to work with Dell systems that support hot-plug hard drives, which means it can be removed and replaced while the system is still running, without the need to shut down the system. This allows for easy and convenient maintenance or upgrades.
The drive has a storage capacity of 18TB, which is large enough to store a lot of data. It has a data transfer rate of 6 Gbps, which is the fastest data transfer rate available for SATA interface. This means that the drive can quickly transfer large amounts of data to and from the system, which can help to improve the overall performance of the system.
The drive has a rotation speed of 7,200 RPM, which is faster than the typical 5,400 RPM for desktop hard drives. This ensures that the drive can quickly access stored data, which can help to improve the overall performance of the system.
The drive also supports Advanced Format (AF) which means the physical block size on the drive is larger than the logical block size, providing more efficient use of disk space and improved error correction capabilities.
Additionally, the drive has a MTBF (mean time between failures) of 1.2 million hours, which is a measure of the reliability of the drive. A higher MTBF means that the drive is less likely to fail.
General Information about this Dell KN03N
- Manufacturer: Dell
- Part Number or SKU# KN03N
- Capacity: 18 TB
- Product Type: Hard Disk Drive With Tray
Technical Information of Dell 18TB Hard Drive
- Rotational Speed: 7200 Rpm
- Interface Type: SATA 6GBPS
- Form Factor: 3.5inch
- Drive Transfer Rate: 600 Mbps (external)
- Buffer: 512 Mb
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
Expansion & Connectivity of Dell SATA 6GBPS Hard Disk Drive
- Interfaces: 1 X SATA 6GBPS
- Compatible Bays: 1 X Hot-plug 3.5 Inch
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When it comes to storing files and processing information, it is difficult to shove the impressive SATA hard drives aside. Although many people tend to regard hard disk drives as old technology, the new highly performing variants have raised the bar. One of the most impressive variants is hard drives with the SATA interface and transfer speed of up to 6Gbps.
These are among the best drives to buy presently. They come with flash-speed disks that load several times faster than traditional hard drives. Another added advantage is that they come in either 2.5-inch sizes or 3.5-inch sizes. Users can find SATA 6Gbps hard drives that will nicely fit their case or enclosure.
SATA 6Gbps hard drives are designed to offer maximum performance. They connect to servers, PCs, or desktop computers via SATA 6Gbps cables. Despite their compact 2.5" to 3.5" sizes, they feature a dynamic cache of up to 64MB. Having these types of storage devices in hand will improve work efficiency and productivity.
Improved Storage Capacity and Performance
There are SATA 6Gbps hard drives that can give users a blend of HDD and SSD functionality. A device that can give a synergistic effect of both storage units will surely offer a higher level of performance. Users will find drives with traditional storage capacity up to 18TB. Most of these drives also come along with NAND technology for enhanced performance.
The read-write speed is something that will give users optimum satisfaction. With the SATA 6Gbps interface, users can expect read speed up to 400MB/s. Not only that, but some drives also run at up to 10000 rpm. Even at that rate, they are generally quiet, and they generate less heat.
Drives that use the SATA 6Gbps interface have been built to learn users' most used applications effectively. This engineering allows them to load those applications faster. It also helps with gaming consoles to load the games initially after users have launched the game. There is everything to get excited about when it comes to these drives.
The point of the SATA 6Gbps interface is to enhance the quality of the traditional mechanical hard drives. They are available at different capacity choices and RPM choices.
Reliable Data Recovery
There are possibilities of data accidents such as accidental deletion, formatting, virus attack, unexpected power shutdown, and partition loss. If such losses occur, data recovery software can easily recover the data from SATA 6Gbps hard drives. Data can be easily recovered, undelete, and unformatted from these SATA hard drives
Dynamic CacheThe dynamic cache is one of these drives' most impressive features despite not being so evident to users. It improves the performance of the SATA 6Gbps drives in real-time with optimized cache allocation. This function allocates more cache towards the read and writes functions. That is why users will find that read and write speeds are usually almost equal.
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