Seagate IronWolf 16TB NAS Hard Drive 3.5" SATA III 6GB's 7200RPM 256MB Cache

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  • Rotational Vibration (RV) Sensors
  • IronWolf Health Management (IHM) enabled
  • Designed for always on, 24×7 performance
  • Multi-User Technology (180 TB Workload per year)
  • 3 Year Warranty

Product Description

Seagate IronWolf 16TB NAS Hard Drive 3.5" SATA III 6GB's 7200RPM 256MB Cache

Seagate IronWolf® drives (up to 16TB) include AgileArray technology for drive balance, RAID optimization with error recovery control, and power management on 1- to 8-bay NAS enclosures. These drives are purpose-built for creative professionals and small- to medium-sized businesses, and offer IronWolf Health Management (on compatible systems) for dependable drive health monitoring.

• Compatible with 1- to 8-bay network attached storage (NAS) servers, home media server, personal cloud storage device
• 24x7 Performance Hard Drive 2TB/4TB/6TB/8TB/10TB/12TB/14TB/16TB
• Higher capacity drives deliver up to 7200RPM spin speed along with sustained data rates up to 214MB/s and burst data rates of 6Gb/s
• Drive health monitoring through IronWolf Health Management with compatible NAS
• 3-year limited warranty and 180TB/year workload limit
• Included in box: Seagate IronWolf Drive

Optimised for NAS with AgileArray™. AgileArray is built for dual-plane balancing and RAID optimisation in multi-bay environments with the most advanced power management possible.

High performance means no lag times or downtime for users during high traffic time for the NAS. Seagate leads the competition with the highest performance in NAS-class drives.

Range of capacities up to 16 TB.
 More capacity options means more choices that will fit within the budget. Seagate provides a scalable solution for any NAS
use-case scenario.

Do more with multi-user environments. Built with a workload rate of 180 TB/
year. Multiple users can confidently upload and download data to the NAS server,
knowing it can handle the workload, whether you're a creative professional or
small business.

IronWolf Health Management. Designed to operate on compatible NAS systems such as Synology and ASUSTOR. Populated with supported IronWolf or IronWolf Pro HDDs It improves the overall system reliability by displaying actionable prevention, intervention or recovery options for the user.

Built in Rotational Vibration Sensors. RV sensors are built in to mitigate vibration in multi-bay applications making sure there is consistent performance and reliability.

24x7 over the phone support for every IronWolf and IronWolf Pro drive.

Technical Specification

Seagate IronWolf 16TB NAS Hard Drive 3.5" SATA III 6GB's 7200RPM 256MB Cache


Device Type Hard drive - internal
Capacity 16 TB
Form Factor 3.5"
Interface SATA 6Gb/s
Buffer Size 256 MB
Features RV Sensor, Halogen Free, 24x7 availability, Dual-Plane Balance, Error Recovery Control, AgileArray
Width 101.85 mm
Depth 146.99 mm
Height 26.11 mm
Weight 670 g


Drive Transfer Rate 600 MBps (external)
Internal Data Rate 210 MBps
Spindle Speed 7200 rpm


MTBF 1,000,000 hours
24x7 Operation Yes
Non-Recoverable Errors 1 per 10^15
Load / Unload Cycles 600,000

Expansion & Connectivity

Interfaces 1 x SATA 6 Gb/s
Compatible Bay 3.5"


Power Consumption 7.3 Watt (average) ¦ 5.3 Watt (idle) ¦ 0.8 Watt (standby) ¦ 0.8 Watt (sleep)

Software & System Requirements

Software Included IronWolf Health Management

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support Limited warranty - 3 years

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature 5 °C
Max Operating Temperature 70 °C
Min Storage Temperature -40 °C
Max Storage Temperature 70 °C
Shock Tolerance (operating) 50 g @ 2 ms
Shock Tolerance (non-operating) 200 g @ 2 ms

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