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Storage

Seagate - Barracuda 3 TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive

(54 Ratings, 4.7 Average)

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Specifications

Manufacturer

Seagate

Part #

ST3000DM008

Manufacturer

Seagate

Capacity

3000 GB

Type

7200RPM

Cache

64 MB

Form Factor

3.5"

Interface

SATA 6 Gb/s

Price History

    Reviews

    shreduhsoreus
    • 44 points
    • 20 months ago

    from completed build White Widow(RIP)

    Good drive. Good amount of space. Good price. Couldn't really ask for more.

    My benchmark tests are weak because I have 1TB partitioned as my "Program Files Overflow" and the remainder as a storage partition. I might just combine the partitions and defrag frequently instead.

    chrisma666
    • 36 points
    • 20 months ago

    The write speed is constantly at 120MB/s. Very happy about it at the price.

    ericdawg
    • 32 points
    • 32 months ago

    Well originally I chose the Western Digital Cavier and this was another headache... literally. My build was depressingly making a loud humming noise that at first I thought was the graphics card. After some sleuthing, and since I had my OS on the SSD I unplugged the hard drive and thank God again the noise went away.

    I bought the Seagate on Amazon and day later it was prrrfect. Doens't make any noise at all.

    alsimoneau
    • 32 points
    • 20 months ago

    from completed build Sekmet

    Lot of space. Not super expansive.

    nhaskell
    • 31 points
    • 22 months ago

    Photos, Videos, Movies and Music go here. The rest on the SSD. Tons of space for a solid price.

    oakeef
    • 23 points
    • 8 months ago

    from completed build SSI EEB in NZXT H500i

    Stores files. Have had it for 6-7 years. No issues at all. I keep my least important data on this drive because it is getting older and I do worry it may one day fail.

    ShroomishUnibrow
    • 20 points
    • 7 days ago

    Slower than a turtle in peanut butter in comparison to SSDs. But hey, who can afford a 3 TB SSD or, heavens forbid, a 2 TB NVMe SSD?

    Plebon
    • 19 points
    • 26 months ago

    from completed build The Belgian

    Great price, great performance, great HDD

    Tjmaier
    • 19 points
    • 25 months ago

    from completed build Reverend Nibs

    It works, its cheap for the price to Mb comparison.

    BDP
    • 19 points
    • 9 months ago

    from completed build DB IN LITTLE C

    3TB for £68 - paired up with my 32GB Optane module and I have a pretty formidable combination of boot/access/storage at decent speeds and low cost. I partitioned the drive (~60%/40% ) so store my holiday pictures, videos & music library on one partition - while my operating system and a growing games library is on the other.

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