Western Digital HUH721212ALE604 12TB Hard Disk Drive
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Western Digital HUH721212ALE604 12TB 7.2K RPM HDD SATA 6GBPS Refurbished

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HUH721212ALE604 12TB (Terabytes) 7200 Revolutions Per Minute (RPM) Serial Advanced Technology Attachment (SATA) Gigabits Per Second (6GBPS) 256Megabytes (MB) Buffer Helium Platform Enterprise Internal Hard Disk Drive | Made by Western Digital | Refurbished
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Product Specification of the Western Digital HUH721212ALE604 HDD

In the fast-paced world of data storage, the Western Digital HUH721212ALE604 12TB 7.2K RPM HDD SATA 6GBPS 256MB Ultrastar Internal Hard Drive emerges as a powerhouse, offering a colossal storage solution for various applications. This comprehensive exploration aims to delve into the key features, technical specifications, and advantages of this 12 TB 7.2K RPM Ultrastar Internal Hard Drive, shedding light on its pivotal role in meeting the storage demands of modern computing environments.

Overview of Western Digital HUH721212ALE604

The Western Digital HUH721212ALE604, a member of the Ultrastar series, stands out as a cutting-edge internal hard drive designed and manufactured by Western Digital, a global leader in data storage solutions. Boasting an impressive 12TB storage capacity, a reliable 7.2K RPM (Revolutions Per Minute), and a high-speed SATA 6GBPS interface with a substantial 256MB cache, this hard drive is engineered to deliver robust and high-performance storage capabilities. This overview sets the stage for a detailed exploration of the features that make this hard drive an exceptional choice for individuals and businesses seeking efficient and reliable storage solutions.

Massive Storage Capacity

At the core of the Western Digital HUH721212ALE604 lies its colossal 12TB storage capacity. This extensive space empowers users to efficiently store and manage vast amounts of critical data, applications, and multimedia files, making it an ideal choice for those grappling with the data deluge of the modern world.

SATA 6GBPS Interface

A standout feature of this hard drive is its SATA 6GBPS interface. SATA (Serial ATA) technology, known for its simplicity and widespread compatibility, facilitates fast and efficient communication between the hard drive and the system. The 6GBPS data transfer rate ensures seamless data flow, catering to a diverse range of applications.

Rapid Rotational Speed (RPM)

The 7.2K RPM rotational speed of the Western Digital HUH721212ALE604 underlines its ability to deliver swift data access times. This feature is particularly advantageous for applications that demand rapid data retrieval, such as databases, content creation, and multimedia editing.

Substantial Cache Size

Equipped with a generous 256MB cache, this internal hard drive optimizes data transfer and enhances overall performance. The cache acts as a temporary buffer, storing frequently accessed data and reducing latency, thereby contributing to a smoother and more responsive user experience.

Form Factor

The Western Digital HUH721212ALE604 adheres to the standard 3.5-inch form factor, ensuring compatibility with most desktop systems and storage configurations. This form factor facilitates easy integration and installation into existing setups.

Enhanced Data Transfer Rate

The SATA 6GBPS interface ensures a high data transfer rate, a critical factor in ensuring the hard drive can meet the demands of modern data-intensive applications. This feature is pivotal for maintaining optimal system performance and responsiveness.

Compatibility Assurance

Designed for broad compatibility, the HUH721212ALE604 supports various systems and configurations. It is essential to verify compatibility with specific hardware and operating systems to ensure seamless integration and optimal performance.

Advanced Reliability Features

Western Digital is renowned for incorporating advanced reliability features into their hard drives. The HUH721212ALE604 includes technologies such as error correction and advanced data integrity checks, minimizing the risk of data loss or corruption and contributing to a dependable storage infrastructure.

Enterprise Storage Solutions

The Western Digital HUH721212ALE604, with its massive storage capacity and high-speed interface, is well-suited for enterprise-level storage solutions. It caters to the needs of businesses managing extensive datasets, virtualization environments, and critical applications.

Media and Entertainment

Industries involved in media and entertainment, where large file sizes and high-performance requirements are the norm, find the HUH721212ALE604 indispensable. It provides the storage capacity and speed necessary for content creation, video editing, and multimedia production.

Data Backup and Archiving:

For individuals and businesses requiring reliable data backup and archiving solutions, the Ultrastar 12TB hard drive offers ample storage space and dependable performance. Its high rotational speed facilitates quick access to archived data when needed.

Performance Benchmarks
Sequential Read/Write Speeds Assessment:

Benchmark tests play a crucial role in understanding the real-world performance of the Western Digital HUH721212ALE604. Sequential read and write speeds, measured in megabytes per second (MB/s), provide insights into how well the hard drive handles large, continuous data transfers.

IOPS (Input/Output Operations Per Second) Evaluation:

IOPS is a critical metric for evaluating the hard drive's performance in handling random read and write operations. Higher IOPS values indicate better responsiveness, making the HUH721212ALE604 suitable for applications with diverse and dynamic data access patterns.

Main Information HUH721212ALE604 HGST Ultrastar HE12 12TB Hard Drive
  • Manufacturer: WESTERN DIGITAL
  • Manufacturer Part Number: HUH721212ALE604
  • Product Type: Hard Disk Drive (HDD)
  • Sub-Type: SATA-6GBPS
  • Suitable for enterprise and data center applications prioritizing capacity density, power efficiency, and reliability
  • Ideal for cloud and hyperscale storage
  • Well-suited for massive scale-out (MSO) in high-density data centers
  • Compatible with distributed file systems
  • Designed for bulk storage using object storage solutions like Ceph™ and OpenStack Swift
  • Primary and secondary storage for Hadoop® to support big data analytics
  • Excellent for centralized video surveillance
  • Versatile for mainstream enterprise capacity applications
Key Features
  • Storage Capacity: 12TB
  • Enclosure: Internal
  • Max. Areal Density: 864 Gbits/sq. In
  • Interface: SATA-6Gbps
  • Drive Dimensions: 3.5 Inch
  • MTBF: 2.5 Million Hours
Drive Performance
  • Interface Transfer Rate: 600 Mbps
  • Sustained Transfer Rate: 243 Mbps (read), 255 Mbps (write)
  • Seek Time (Read, Typical): 8.0 ms
  • Seek Time (Write, Typical): 8.6 ms
  • Average Latency: 4.16 ms
  • Buffer: 256 MB
  • Rotational Speed: 7200 RPM

Overall, the Western Digital HUH721212ALE604 12TB 7.2K RPM HDD SATA 6GBPS 256MB Ultrastar Internal Hard Drive stands as a robust and high-capacity storage solution. Its impressive features, including a massive storage capacity, high-speed SATA interface, rapid rotational speed, and substantial cache size, make it an ideal choice for individuals and businesses seeking reliable and efficient storage options.

As the demand for data storage continues to surge, the HUH721212ALE604 addresses these challenges by providing a storage solution that aligns with the demands of contemporary computing environments. Western Digital's commitment to innovation and quality is evident in the design and capabilities of this hard drive, making it a standout choice for those looking to enhance their storage infrastructure seamlessly and efficiently.

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Product Condition:
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