Reviews and Problems with Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB (ST3000DM001/STBD3000100)
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Value for money 8
Seagate Barracuda 3TB Hard Drive ST3000DM001
26 November 2011
Conclusion: IMPORTANT: Although the rating and final score mentioned in this conclusion are made to be as objective as possible, please be advised that every author perceives these factors differently at various points in time. While we each do our best to ensure that all aspects of the product are considered, there are often times unforeseen market conditions and manufacturer changes which occur after publication that could render our rating obsolete.
Pros: Very good 162 MB/s read bandwidth with ATTO Benchmark, 3rd-generation SATA 6Gb/s compliant controller, Massive 3-Terabyte storage capacity on three platters, Outstanding total-package value, 64MB Cache buffer improves burst transactions, Low-power standby conserves energy, 2-Year Seagate product warranty, Additional performance available via short-stroking, UEFI Systems can utilize 3TB, out of the box
Cons: 2.1TB Barrier not removed via native hardware instruction on older O/S's, Previous Barracuda XT series offered 5-year warranty