Scales to Meet Your Growing Capacity Needs

Seagate Exos X12 enterprise hard drives offer the highest rack space efficiency—up to 10PB of data in a single 42U rack. Enhanced caching makes it perfect for Big Data applications, providing the fastest hard drive data transfers in the datasphere. Hyperscale SATA models are tuned for large data transfers, providing low latency. You can easily customize your bulk storage requirements with innovative technology advancements (PowerBalance™, PowerChoice™ and RAID Rebuild®).

MANUFACTURER SEAGATE
FORM FACTOR 3.5″
CAPACITY 12TB
INTERFACE SAS
RPM 7200
BUFFER 256 MB
SECTOR 512e
TRANSFER RATE 6.0 Gb/sec
MANUFACTURER PART NUMBER ST12000NM0027
DATA SHEET

EXOS 12TB X-CLASS ENTERPRISE 3.5" 512e/4Kn SAS HARD DISK DRIVE (ST12000NM0027)

Maximum Storage Capacity for High Rack Space Efficiency

The Exos X10 enterprise hard drives support up to 10 TB per drive, providing 25% more petabytes per rack.

Industry's Highest Performance Combined With the Lowest Power and Weight

Exos X10 drives offer the industry's highest 10 TB hard drive performance with advanced write caching, making it perfect for OLTP, Hadoop, Ceph and HPC applications.

Best Fit Applications:

  • Hyperscale applications/cloud data centres
  • Massive scale-out data centres
  • OLTP and HPC applications
  • High-capacity density RAID storage
  • Mainstream enterprise external storage arrays
  • Distributed file systems, including Hadoop and Ceph
  • Enterprise backup and restore — D2D, virtual tape
  • Centralised surveillance

Responsive. Adaptable. Innovative.

The Seagate Exos X12 ST12000NM0027 hard drive is a 12TB secured, high-capacity, high-performance industry HDD optimized for demanding hyperscale services, cloud data facilities, big data analytics, high density RAID, external storage arrays, distributed file systems enterprise backup and centralized surveillance.

The most Storage Capacity for High Rack Space Effectiveness

The Exos X12 enterprise hard drive has 12TB per drive, permitting more petabytes per rack. The ST12000NM0027's high storage density allows cutting-edge technology and supreme benefits to assist catalyze the datasphere, enabling data center architects and IT specialists to produce trusted operation, rock-solid endurability, ironclad security and low TCO for stressful 24x7 operations.

  • Capacity: 12TB
  • Interface: SAS 6Gb/s
  • Spindle Speed: 7.2K RPM and Cache: 256MB
  • Form Factor: 3.5 inch

EXOS X12 12TB 7.2K RPM CACHE 3.5" HARD DISK DRIVE ST12000NM0007/ST10000NM0027)

IT PROs Rate Seagate Enterprise HDDs as Best-In-Class for Six Consecutive Years