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Seagate NAS HDD ST8000VN0002 8TB 256MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5
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  • neweggOwned For: 1 week to 1 month

Pros: Installed a pair of these in a Windows 2012 server with LSI controller as a RAID1 pair, for archival storage of images. A third was installed in another 2012 server as a temporary backup drive; this drive will ultimately become the hot spare on the first 2012 server. Installation of all drives went very smoothly, no surprises.

Cons: None so far

Other Thoughts: I don't expect these to be speed demons, or I would have purchased 7200 RPM drives. As to reliability, time will tell.....

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Seagate NAS HDD ST8000VN0002 8TB 256MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5
  • Verified Owner
  • neweggOwned For: 1 week to 1 month

Pros: Installed a pair of these in a Windows 2012 server with LSI controller as a RAID1 pair, for archival storage of images. A third was installed in another 2012 server as a temporary backup drive; this drive will ultimately become the hot spare on the first 2012 server. Installation of all drives went very smoothly, no surprises.

Cons: None so far

Other Thoughts: I don't expect these to be speed demons, or I would have purchased 7200 RPM drives. As to reliability, time will tell.....

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Pros: I used the LSI / MegaRAID Windows GUI to configure the RAID 1 array and hot spare.

Cons: None so far.

Other Thoughts: (see my more extensive review)

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Display Name: Paul B.

Date Joined: 07/19/04

  • Reviews: 4
  • Helpfulness: 4
  • First Review: 01/24/16
  • Last Review: 04/08/16
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