Video 3.5 HDD

Seagate Video 3.5 HDD

Always On, Always Reliable DVR Storage

High Capacity Performance

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Reliable, High Capacity Video Drive Performance

Seagate® Video 3.5 HDDs are designed to deliver reliable 24×7 operation—optimized for low-power consumption, quiet operation, smooth video streaming, high reliability and high capacity.

  • Delivers up to 16 simultaneous streams of HD content
  • 4TB video storage solution—up to 480 hours of HD video
  • Quiet operation to enhance viewing and listening experience
  • 24×7 operation for always-on demands DVR devices
  • Entry level or home surveillance system storage solution

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4TB = Up to 480 Hours of HD Content

Introducing the world’s first 4TB drive built specifically for video applications. Video 3.5 HDDs meet the growing demand for more storage in DVR and media center applications with support for up to 16 HD streams. Capturing, storing and viewing up to 480 hours of your favorite video content has never been easier.

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Always On, Always Reliable DVR Storage

Media technology demands both reliability and energy efficiency. Seagate Video 3.5 HDDs deliver some of the industry’s lowest overall power consumption profiles, coolest operating temperatures and best AFRs.

Low-power profiles help DVR manufacturers achieve reduced overall power requirements and support Energy Star compliance.


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High Performance, Low Power Consumption

Video 3.5 HDDs meet the rising demand for energy-conserving consumer electronics without compromising performance.

Seagate is committed to environmental stewardship that goes well beyond reduced power consumption. By design, the Video 3.5 HDD:

  • Contains up to 50% recycled materials
  • Uses materials that are 70% recyclable
  • Meets all RoHS and new REACH standards
  • Is low halogen use

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What do you get?

  • The best in DVR functionality—pausing live TV, commercial skipping and more
  • The industry’s leading consumer video storage device
  • New features for designing energy-efficient, cost-effective consumer electronics

Spindle Speed (RPM)
Maximum Operating Shock
Storage Type
Typical Weight
Annualized Failure Rate (AFR)
Average Operating Power
4TB 3TB 2TB 2TB 1TB 500GB 320GB 250GB
SATA 6Gb/s SATA 6Gb/s SATA 6Gb/s SATA 6Gb/s SATA 6Gb/s SATA 6Gb/s SATA 6Gb/s SATA 6Gb/s
5900 5900 5900 5900 5900 5900 5900 5900
64MB 64MB 64MB 64MB 64MB 8MB 8MB 8MB
80Gs 80Gs 80Gs 80Gs 80Gs 70/30Gs 70/30Gs 70/30Gs
147.00mm 147.00mm 147.00mm 147.00mm 147.00mm 146.99mm 146.99mm 146.99mm
101.85mm 101.85mm 101.6mm 101.6mm 101.6mm 101.85mm 101.85mm 101.85mm
26.1mm 26.1mm 26.1mm 26.1mm 20.20mm 20.20mm 20.20mm 20.20mm
610g 610g 535 635g 415g 420g 420g 395g
0.55% 0.55% 0.55% 0.55% 0.55% 0.55% 0.55% 0.55%
7.5W 7.5W 5.05W 4.93W 3.68W 3.45W 3.45W 3.45W