Seagate has a new Pro Series of hard disk aimed at consumer needs.
All of the Pro series have long 5 year warranty on them. Realistically its advisable to use a NAS with large capacity disks which affords fault tolerance. Keeping one extra disk as spare is wise when a fault occurs.
The 10TB, 12TB and 14TB disks are all 7200 rpm wile the smaller ones are 5400rpm. All of the disks are 256MB cache.
- Creative pros systems
- Desktop or all-in-one PCs
- Home servers
- Entry-level direct-attached storage devices (DAS)
Seagate emulates 512 byte sectors for legacy operating system compatibility but nativelty the disks are 4096 byte designs.