BarraCuda Pro Coming In Capacities Of 10 TB Caters To PC Enthusiasts

Posted on Aug 26 2016 - 10:12pm by Daniel Fisher

As data becomes the life blood of all the online interaction and workforce productivity, Seagate has brought back its hugely popular BarraCuda to respond to demands for high capacity storage at an affordable price point. BarraCuda Pro combines the 10TB at 7200 RPM for outstanding performance, and includes power-saving features to help keep drive operating costs low, as well as a five year limited warranty for peace of mind.

Seagate new family of 10TB hard drives. That’s 10,000GBs of capacity in just a single mechanical drive. Throw a few of these into your PC and you’ve just created a huge storage platform. The company announced the 10TB BarraCuda along with IronWolf, and SkyHawk, each for different applications.


The 2.5 inch and 3.5 inch fierce BarraCuda drives give a versatile and dependable line of hard drives for nearly every application and budget. Robust and lightweight, the 2.5 inch BarraCuda drive delivers market-leading cost/TB opts in a thin 7mm form factor with up to 2TB of capacity.

The 10 TB BarraCuda Pro is not only a high-capacity hard drive but it also aims to be a high-performance hard drive. The standard BarraCuda line now includes hard disk drives with spindle speeds ranging from the 5,900rpm to 7,200rpm and capacities ranging from 500GB to 10TB. The drives also come with 16GB to 64GB of DRAM cache, it depending on the overall capacity, and are being offered in 2.5-in. laptop form factors and 3.5-in. desktop sizes. The thinnest 2.5-inch BarraCuda drive is 7mm thick, small enough for ultra thin notebooks; it offers up to 2TB of capacity.