- by David_W @Nov 24, 2010
Direct Attached Storage devices–USB/FireWire/eSATA
Network Attached Storage devices and Windows storage servers
Eco friendly PCs
High-capacity desktop storage
Barracuda® Green drives from Seagate save you time. Available now with SATA 6Gb/s interface and 64MB cache and combined with the industry's only 5900-RPM spin speed, you can be sure you're getting the best performance in the green-power drive category.
Seagate SmartAlign™ technology simplifies your transition to the Advanced Format (AF), 4K standard. There is no need for time-consuming integration utilities required by similar AF drives.
Key Features and Benefits
A unique 5900-RPM speed delivers the fastest-performance eco friendly drive available.
Seagate SmartAlign technology allows you to get all the benefits of the new Advanced Format 4K sector standard without any hassle–no utilities, no extra steps.
The SATA 6Gb/s interface and 64MB cache maximize performance.
Low power consumption combined with leadership in the use of recycled materials means you don't have to sacrifice environmental stewardship for performance.
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If you are in the market for an inexpensive yet high-performing main drive or even a secondary drive with lots of storage space to compliment your SSD, then I would highly recommend you look at the newer Advanced Format drives. For the price, the Seagate Barracuda Green ST2000DL003 drive has one of
As the performance summary explained, the Barracuda Green performs about on par with WD's Caviar Green model with regard to reads, but Seagate's offering had much better write performance on average. However, the performance edge comes at a cost as the drive currently carries a $20 premium o
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I've had these for a year or more now, three of them actualy, running 24/7 most of that time in a little acer home server I use for bit torrent and supplying media to my various devices. Haven't had any issues at all except that they are now all over 95% full and I need more. Not buyin them at this price though.
this thing has lasted me for 7 months and counting, and i have been a loyal seagate customer for as long as i can remember. Amazing product, but wait until the hard drive crisis ends. (bought at $95 originaly)
I have had some issues with Seagate drives in the past, but those were a specific line that had issues. Willing to give them another try considering the customer reviews are comparable to other Green hard drives. So far so good.
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