Manufacturer's Code ST1000DM003

$92.00 per ea

Quantity Price
ea $92.00
per ea
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The 12th generation Barracuda® hard drive continues a long tradition of Seagate technology leadership resulting in new capacity milestones, faster performance and rock-solid reliability. The drive delivers 500GB-per-disk densities with the fast performance and huge capacities to power today’s storage-hungry applications at prices more affordable than ever!


  • Typically 70 percent or more of the materials used to build the drive is recycled.
  • Complies with the RoHS directive and several non-regulatory restrictions.
  • 12th generation of the world’s most popular desktop hard drive
  • Ships with the most reliable and proven perpendicular magnetic recording technology
  • 125-MB/s maximum sustained data rate
  • Up to 3-Gb/s instantaneous burst
  • 32-MB cache

Information & Downloads


  • Interface Options: SATA 3Gb/s NCQ
  • Performance
  • Transfer Rate, Max Ext (MB/s): 300
  • Sustained Data Rate OD (MB/s): 125
  • Cache (MB): 32
  • Average Latency (ms): 4.17
  • Spindle Speed (RPM): 7200
  • Configuration/Organization
  • Bytes per Sector: 512
  • Reliability/Data Integrity
  • Contact Start-Stops: 50,000
  • Nonrecoverable Read Errors per Bits Read: 1 per 10E14
  • Annualized Failure Rate 0.34%
  • Power Management
  • Startup Current +12V Peak (A, ±10%): 2.0
  • Operating, Average (W): <9.4
  • Idle, Average (W): <5.0
  • Environmental
  • Operating Temperature (ºC): 0 to 60
  • Nonoperating Temperature (ºC): -40 to 70
  • Operating 2 ms Shock (Gs): 70
  • Nonoperating 1 ms Shock (Gs): 300
  • Acoustics (bels – sound power) Idle: 2.5
  • Acoustics (bels – sound power) Seek: 2.7
  • Physical
  • Height (in/mm): 1.02/26.1
  • Width (in/mm): 4.00/101.6
  • Depth (in/mm): 5.787/146.99
  • Weight (lb/kg): 1.4/0.64
    • *Specifications are subject to change without notice.

Warranty & Returns


We offer 12 months warranty on this product from its date of purchase. This is available from Altronics stores, online purchases or Altronics resellers. In accordance with our full warranty terms we will repair, replace or refund if goods you have purchased from us are defective.


Not withstanding our warranty policy, if you are dissatisfied with our goods or service you may return the goods within 14 days of our despatch date. Simply contact us for a return authorisation number and we will refund your purchase in full, less transport costs on receipt of goods. All returned goods must be in as sold condition including all packaging, instructions, invoices etc.