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Where can I find the technical details of Seagate drives - rpm, cache, MTBF usage - 12/5 24/7 data density/track, headcount et

Where can I find the technical details of Seagate drives - rpm, cache, MTBF usage - 12/5 24/7 data density/track, headcount etc.

While that detail is available for some enterprise level drives, - if you enter the appropriate drive code into their site's search facility and scan through the links on the documents detailed from that search.

The data-sheet for 'home users' drives seem limited to details of how many drives in a pack, and how many packs in a carton.
That the drives ship in 24's packs of 4 drives is NOT something I would expect a home user to want to know.
However, when I try to get the support (pre sales and technical) to point me to a set of such details so I can consider the value of paying the different prices asked for different drives, I get told that's Proprietary information!! ?
That to me seems comparable to Ford saying they sell cars, and the engine size, 0-60 time, accessories mechanics and trim are proprietary - now do I want to pay 30K, or 50K for one of their vehicles! -
I have a choice of one that has seating for 2, 4 5 or 6 people. - no the MPG is secret! - Is that sort of like the emissions from a VW? - get it and then find out.
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    RPM and cache size aren't anything hidden.

    http://pcpartpicker.com/parts/internal-hard-drive/#m=34

    All right there in the list.


    Here's a bit more filtered list.

    http://pcpartpicker.com/parts/internal-hard-drive/#m=34&t=7200&f=2&c=64&sort=a10&page=1&S=1800000,2000000&i=25

    That is all 2TB, SATA, 3.5" Seagate drives.

    The difference is the series, and whatever benefits those bring, which I'm sure google could give you a decent answer. I'm not familiar with the Seagate series as much as say WD.

    They have Green, Blue, Black, Red, Purple (and maybe some more colors now)

    Green-low RPM, eco friendly, not full time access kind of drive.
    Blue-Good speed, good performance, ok warranty.
    Black-5 year warranty, generally the best of the comsumer ones
    Red-For NAS systems, generally optimized mostly for reading over writing. Having the entire simpsons on your NAS to watch, 99% of the time, it's just read.
    Purple-For security camera recording, optimized for mostly writing. 99% of the time, security footage is recorded and never watched so the drives are geared towards writing.
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