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AG691A HP 1TB 7.2K RPM FATA Fibre Channel Hard Drive With Refurbished

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Short Description:
AG691A HP 1TB 7.2K RPM FATA Fibre Channel Hard Drive With Tray For Storageworks. Refurbished.
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Warranty provided by ALLHDD.COM:
30 Days

Compatibility and Interoperability

Compatibility refers to the ability of a product or technology to work properly with other products or technologies without causing any issues or conflicts. In the case of the AG691A HP 1TB FATA Fibre Channel Hard Drive, compatibility means that the drive is designed to work seamlessly with other components of the Storageworks system, such as servers, storage arrays, and other storage devices.

Interoperability, on the other hand, refers to the ability of different products or technologies to work together and exchange information in a smooth and efficient manner. In the context of the AG691A HP 1TB FATA Fibre Channel Hard Drive, interoperability means that the drive is able to communicate with other components of the Storageworks system using the same protocol and standards, such as the Fibre Channel protocol.

To ensure compatibility and interoperability, vendors often provide detailed specifications and guidelines for the products they manufacture. These specifications and guidelines help users to select the right components for their system and ensure that all components work together as intended. In the case of the AG691A HP 1TB FATA Fibre Channel Hard Drive, HP provides detailed compatibility and interoperability information in the product documentation, as well as on their website.

Troubleshooting Common Issues

Here are some common issues that users may encounter with the AG691A HP 1TB FATA Fibre Channel Hard Drive, along with some troubleshooting tips:

  • Drive not recognized by the system: If the drive is not recognized by the system, it may be due to a connection issue. Check the connection between the drive and the Fibre Channel adapter or controller. Also, make sure that the drive is properly installed in its tray and that the tray is properly inserted into the storage enclosure.
  • Slow performance: If the drive is experiencing slow performance, it may be due to fragmentation or disk errors. Try running a disk defragmentation or disk repair utility to optimize the drive's performance.
  • Disk errors: If the drive is reporting disk errors, it may be due to physical damage or logical errors on the disk. Try running a disk repair utility or diagnostic tool to identify and fix any errors.
  • Data corruption: If the drive is experiencing data corruption, it may be due to a software or hardware issue. Try updating the drivers for the Fibre Channel adapter or controller, or replacing the cable or adapter if necessary.
  • Drive failure: If the drive has failed completely, it may be due to physical damage or a manufacturing defect. If the drive is still under warranty, contact HP support for a replacement. If the drive is out of warranty, it may need to be replaced with a new drive.

In addition to these troubleshooting tips, it's important to always follow best practices for maintaining and monitoring the health of your storage system, such as regularly backing up your data and monitoring for any signs of hardware failure or errors.

Performance and Benchmarking

The performance of the AG691A HP 1TB FATA Fibre Channel Hard Drive can be evaluated using various benchmarking tools and metrics. Some of the key metrics to consider when evaluating the performance of a hard drive include:

  • Data transfer rate: This is the speed at which data can be transferred to and from the drive, typically measured in megabytes per second (MB/s) or gigabytes per second (GB/s).
  • I/O operations per second (IOPS): This is the number of input/output operations that the drive can perform per second, which is an important metric for applications that require high I/O throughput, such as databases or virtualization.
  • Latency: This is the time it takes for the drive to respond to a read or write request, typically measured in milliseconds (ms).

To benchmark the performance of the AG691A HP 1TB FATA Fibre Channel Hard Drive, users can use software tools such as CrystalDiskMark, Iometer, or ATTO Disk Benchmark. These tools can provide detailed performance metrics for the drive, including sequential and random read/write speeds, IOPS, and latency.

When evaluating the performance of the AG691A HP 1TB FATA Fibre Channel Hard Drive, it's important to consider the specific workload and use case for the drive. For example, if the drive will be used primarily for large sequential reads and writes, such as in a backup or archiving application, then the data transfer rate may be the most important metric. However, if the drive will be used for transactional workloads, such as in a database or virtualization environment, then IOPS and latency may be more important metrics to consider.


When comparing the AG691A HP 1TB FATA Fibre Channel Hard Drive with other hard drives on the market, some of the key factors to consider include:

  • Capacity: The AG691A HP 1TB FATA Fibre Channel Hard Drive has a capacity of 1 terabyte (TB), which is a relatively large amount of storage for a single hard drive. Other hard drives on the market may have higher or lower capacities depending on the specific use case.
  • Speed: The AG691A HP 1TB FATA Fibre Channel Hard Drive has a rotational speed of 7,200 revolutions per minute (RPM), which is a moderate speed compared to other hard drives on the market. Some hard drives may have faster speeds, such as 10,000 or 15,000 RPM, while others may have slower speeds, such as 5,400 RPM.
  • Interface: The AG691A HP 1TB FATA Fibre Channel Hard Drive uses the Fibre Channel interface, which is a high-speed storage protocol used in enterprise-level storage systems. Other hard drives on the market may use different interfaces, such as SATA, SAS, or NVMe.
  • Price: The price of the AG691A HP 1TB FATA Fibre Channel Hard Drive may vary depending on the vendor and the specific configuration, but it is generally a mid-range option compared to other hard drives on the market. Some hard drives may be more expensive, such as high-performance NVMe drives, while others may be more affordable, such as SATA drives.

Ultimately, the choice of hard drive will depend on the specific use case and requirements of the user. Factors such as capacity, speed, interface, and price should be considered when comparing different hard drives, as well as other factors such as reliability, compatibility, and support.

General Information
  • MPN : AG691A
  • Manufacture : HP
  • Product Type : Hard Drive
  • SKU : AG691A
Technical Information
  • Storage Capacity : 1TB
  • Rotational Speed : 7.2K
  • RPMMaximum External Data Transfer Rate : 400 Mbps
  • Interface : FATA
  • Drive Type : Internal
Dimension and Weight
  • Width : 4 Inch
  • Depth : 5.8 Inch
  • Height : 1 Inch
  • Weight : 1.52 Lbs

About Refurbished Products

Refurbished products are typically refurbished by an Original Manufacturer or an affiliate of the manufacturer or 3rd party facility. This product may have minor blemishes due to normal product usage and doesn't necessarily come with documentation and software unless indicated, but has been well tested and generally has never had any defects.

Fibre Attached Technology Adapted (FATA) drives are the best option to fill the hole for a reliable low-cost storage option. Integrating new hybrid drives that combine the fibre channel technology with ATA technology is exactly what a server needs.

The FATA hard drives work with the ever-reliable ATA drive mechanism. That is, they perform just as the standard ATA drive with similar capacity features. However, there's a twist to it. The fibre channel technology offers even more flexibility to the FATA HDD.

This flexibility allows users to employ these drives in areas where conventional fibre channel drives are connected. The FATA hard drives are among the best affordable storage devices that implement life-cycle management projects.

SQL and Exchange systems are highly important to data centers and server units. FATA HDD requires a relatively high latency of response from the disk. Therefore, users can expect better Input-Output operations per second (IOPS) from these drives.

They also come in various capacities. The 1TB-7.2K RPM FATA hard disk drives come in a variety of sizes and shapes. They are very portable and users can easily install them into computers and servers internally. With a 1TB capacity, they can store a wide range of data, including photos, text documents, and system applications.

There are also the 2TB-7.2K RPM FATA hard disk drives which are highly reliable and secure. They can store more data than their 1TB counterparts. However, they process data at the same speed. Data loss is impossible with the FATA hard drives. They are the best and most practical solutions for users to back up data.

Whenever users need to use drives with lesser storage capacity, the 500GB-7.2K RPM FATA hard drives will come in handy. These drives, despite their lower storage capacity, have unique advantages. They are very compact, portable, and user-friendly.

Users can even go ahead and format them to work with some operating systems. This means that they are versatile and can be customized for unique operations. At 7,200 rotations per minute, users should expect incredibly fast processing of data without glitches.

They are also built to handle heavy workloads and large enterprise use. Data verification and error correction are comprehensive. Therefore, they safeguard data integrity in the most effective ways. The FATA hard drives offered at AllHDD are available at the best quality, offering the most cost-effective capacity expansion to a robust system.

They enhance the performance of any existing drive present in computers and servers and expand the storage capacity. They also come in an extensive array of casings and colours to make them even more physically secure. Hence, users can be sure that there will be no accidental data loss.

High-quality FATA hard drives offered here are constructed for improved durability. Premium construction materials ensure that they serve users for longer periods. FATA hard drives offer great value for money, and there are plenty of manufacturer options to choose from. Kindly browse through the available collection to find the products that best fit.


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