Form Factor and Interface
Form factor refers to the physical dimensions and shape of a hardware device, such as a hard disk drive (HDD). The form factor of a hard drive determines the size and shape of the housing and the position of the mounting holes. It is important to choose the correct form factor when installing a hard drive into a server or storage system, as the device must fit securely and align correctly with the system's connectors.
The HPE 3TB 7.2K RPM SATA 6Gbps HDD has a form factor of 3.5 inches, which is a standard size for enterprise-level hard drives. The 3.5-inch form factor has been widely adopted in the industry and is compatible with most server and storage systems, including HPE ProLiant, HPE Apollo, and HPE Synergy Gen9 and Gen10 servers.
Interface refers to the method by which data is transferred between the hard drive and the host system. The interface determines the data transfer rate, compatibility with different systems, and other features. There are several types of interfaces used in hard drives, including SATA, SAS, and PCIe.
The HPE 3TB 7.2K RPM SATA 6Gbps HDD uses the SATA 6Gbps interface, which is a widely-used interface in the industry for high-performance, high-capacity hard drives. The SATA 6Gbps interface provides a fast data transfer rate of up to 6Gbps, allowing for quick access to data stored on the drive. The SATA interface is also compatible with most modern servers and storage systems, making it a popular choice for enterprise-level applications.
Additionally, the HPE 3TB 7.2K RPM SATA 6Gbps HDD supports hot-plug functionality, which allows the hard drive to be removed and replaced while the server is running, without the need for a system shutdown. This feature makes it easy to replace or upgrade the HDD without disrupting the system's operation.
Data Security and Encryption
Data security and encryption are important features in a hard drive that can help protect sensitive data from unauthorized access, theft, or loss. Here is an explanation of these features:
Data security refers to the measures taken to protect data from unauthorized access or data breaches. The HPE 3TB 7.2K RPM SATA 6Gbps HDD has several security features to ensure data is protected, including:
- Secure Erase: This feature allows users to erase data securely by overwriting the entire drive with a new pattern, making it virtually impossible to recover any data from the drive.
- Self-Encrypting Drive (SED): The HPE 3TB 7.2K RPM SATA 6Gbps HDD supports SED, which means that data is automatically encrypted when it is written to the drive, and decrypted when it is read back. This ensures that the data on the drive is protected from unauthorized access, even if the drive is stolen or lost.
- Advanced Encryption Standard (AES): The HPE 3TB 7.2K RPM SATA 6Gbps HDD supports AES, which is a widely-used encryption standard that ensures data is protected from unauthorized access.
Encryption refers to the process of encoding data in such a way that it is unreadable to unauthorized users. The HPE 3TB 7.2K RPM SATA 6Gbps HDD supports hardware-based encryption, which is a more secure method of encryption compared to software-based encryption. Hardware-based encryption uses a separate processor on the hard drive to handle the encryption and decryption process, which makes it faster and more efficient than software-based encryption.
The HPE 3TB 7.2K RPM SATA 6Gbps HDD also supports industry-standard encryption algorithms, such as AES, which provides a high level of security for sensitive data. This ensures that data stored on the hard drive is protected from unauthorized access, theft, or loss.
Power Consumption and Environmental
Power consumption and environmental considerations are important factors to consider when choosing a hard drive. Here is an explanation of these features:
Power consumption refers to the amount of power that a hard drive consumes while in operation. The HPE 3TB 7.2K RPM SATA 6Gbps HDD is designed to be energy-efficient, which reduces power consumption and helps to lower operating costs. This hard drive has a typical power consumption of 6 watts when it is in use, which is relatively low compared to other hard drives in its class.
The HPE 3TB 7.2K RPM SATA 6Gbps HDD also supports Advanced Power Management (APM) and Automatic Acoustic Management (AAM) features, which can further reduce power consumption by optimizing the power usage and noise level of the drive based on its usage patterns.
Environmental considerations refer to the impact that a hard drive has on the environment, including its carbon footprint and compliance with environmental regulations. The HPE 3TB 7.2K RPM SATA 6Gbps HDD is designed to be environmentally friendly, and it meets several environmental regulations, including:
- RoHS compliance: This hard drive is compliant with the European Union's Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) directive, which restricts the use of certain hazardous materials in electronic products.
- WEEE compliance: This hard drive is compliant with the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) directive, which sets standards for the disposal and recycling of electronic waste.
- Energy Star certification: The HPE 3TB 7.2K RPM SATA 6Gbps HDD is Energy Star certified, which means that it meets energy efficiency standards set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
In addition to meeting environmental regulations, the HPE 3TB 7.2K RPM SATA 6Gbps HDD is also designed to be durable and reliable, which can help to reduce waste by extending the life of the hard drive.
- Manufacturer: HPE
- MPN: 739333-003
- Type : Hard Disk Drive (HDD)
- HDD Type : SATA 6GBPS
- SKU: 739333-003
- Capacity: 3TB
- Option Part Number: 628065-B21
- Spare Part Number: 628183-001
- Model Number: MB3000GDUPA
- Drive Transfer Rate: 600 MBps (External)
- Spindle Speed: 7200 RPM
- Average Seek Time: 8.20 MS
Expansion & Connectivity
- Interfaces: 1 x SAS 6 Gb/s
- Compatible Bay: 3.5" LFF
Dimension and Weight
- Width : 4 Inch
- Depth : 5.8 Inch
- Height : 1 Inch
- Weight : 1.52 LBS
- HPE ProLiant BL Series: BL460c Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), BL660c Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), BL660c Gen8 Gen9 Performance (3.5 inch)
- HPE ProLiant DL Series: DL180 Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), DL180 Gen8 Gen9 Base (3.5 inch), DL180 Gen8 Gen9 Entry (3.5 inch), DL180 Gen8 Gen9 Storage (3.5 inch), DL20 Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), DL20 Gen8 Gen9 Entry (3.5 inch), DL20 Gen8 Gen9 Performance (3.5 inch), DL320e Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), DL320e Gen8 Gen9 Base (3.5 inch), DL320e Gen8 Gen9 Entry (3.5 inch), DL320e Gen8 Gen9 Performance (3.5 inch), DL320e Gen8 Gen9 v2 Base, DL360e Gen8 Gen9 Special Server (3.5 inch), DL360p Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), DL360p Gen8 Gen9 CMS (3.5 inch), DL360p Gen8 Gen9 Performance (3.5 inch), DL380p Gen8 Gen9 Performance (3.5 inch), DL385p Gen8 Gen9 Entry (3.5 inch), DL385p Gen8 Gen9 Storage (3.5 inch), DL385p Gen8 Gen9 Storage Centric (3.5 inch), DL560 Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), DL560 Gen8 Gen9 Base (3.5 inch), DL560 Gen8 Gen9 Entry (3.5 inch), DL560 Gen8 Gen9 Performance (3.5 inch), DL80 Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), DL80 Gen8 Gen9 Entry (3.5 inch)
- HPE MicroServer Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), MicroServer Gen8 Gen9 Base (3.5 inch), MicroServer Gen8 Gen9 Base Starter Kit (3.5 inch), MicroServer Gen8 Gen9 Entry (3.5 inch), MicroServer Gen8 Gen9 Performance
- HPE ProLiant ML Series: ML10 Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), ML10 Gen8 Gen9 Entry (3.5 inch), ML10 Gen8 Gen9 Performance (3.5 inch), ML10 v2 (3.5 inch), ML10 v2 Base (3.5 inch), ML10 v2 Entry (3.5 inch), ML10 v2 Performance (3.5 inch), ML110 Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), ML110 Gen8 Gen9 Base (3.5 inch), ML110 Gen8 Gen9 Entry (3.5 inch), ML110e Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), ML30 Gen8 Gen9 (2.5 inch), ML30 Gen8 Gen9 Base (2.5 inch), ML30 Gen8 Gen9 Performance (2.5 inch), ML310e Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), ML310e Gen8 Gen9 Base (3.5 inch), ML310e Gen8 Gen9 Entry (3.5 inch), ML310e Gen8 Gen9 Performance (3.5 inch), ML310e Gen8 Gen9 v2 Base (3.5 inch), ML310e Gen8 Gen9 v2 Enty, ML350e Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), ML350e Gen8 Gen9 v2 (3.5 inch), ML350p Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), ML350p Gen8 Gen9 Special Server (3.5 inch)
- HPE ProLiant SL Series: SL210t Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), SL210t Gen8 Gen9 1U Node (3.5 inch), SL250s Gen8 Gen9 2U PCIe Gen3 Left Tray (3.5 inch), SL250s Gen8 Gen9 2U PCIe Gen3 Right Tray (3.5 inch), SL270s Gen8 Gen9 1U Left Half Width Tray (3.5 inch), SL270s Gen8 Gen9 1U Right Half Width Tray (3.5 inch), SL270s Gen8 Gen9 Base 4U Left Half Width Tray (3.5 inch), SL270s Gen8 Gen9 Base 4U Right Half Width Tray (3.5 inch), SL270s Gen8 Gen9 SE 4U Left Tray (3.5 inch), SL270s Gen8 Gen9 SE 4U Right Tray (3.5 inch), SL4540 Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch), SL4540 Gen8 Gen9 Tray 2x Node Server (3.5 inch), WS460c Gen8 Gen9 (3.5 inch)
About Refurbished Products
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 on both storage units will surely offer a higher level of performance. Users will find drives with traditional storage capacity up to 22TB. 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 a read speed of 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 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 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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