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G-Technology 8TB Hot-Swappable Spare 8000 Enterprise Hard Drive

Questions about this product?
  • 8TB Storage Capacity
  • 7200 rpm
  • Up to 177MB/s Data Transfer Rate
  • 64 MB Cache
  • Use with G-Speed Studio, G-Speed Studio XL, G-Raid Studio, G-Raid Arrays

The G-Technology 8TB Hot-Swappable Spare 8000 Enterprise Hard Drive drive allows you to store and access up to 8TB of your data when installed in a G-Technology array. In terms of speed, this drive operates at 7200 rpm and the 64MB cache helps ensure uninterrupted data transfers.

Rotational Vibration Safeguard
Helps maintain drive performance in high rotational vibration environments and multi-drive systems

Thermal Fly-Height Control with internal thermal sensor
Helps lower the soft error rate for improved reliability and performance

Improved Watts per Gigabyte
24% lower W/GB than its predecessor for maximum efficiency

Optional Bulk Data Encryption and TCG Enterprise_A
Encrypt private data, providing improved security and easier redeployment

SATA Interface
The hard drive connects via the SATA 6 Gb/s interface (Rev. 3.0)

Product Highlights

  • For use with G-Technology Arrays Only
  • 8TB Capacity
  • Hot-Swappable Enterprise-class Spare
  • Drive Speed: 7200 rpm
In the Box
  • G-Technology 8TB Spare 8000 Enterprise Hard Drive
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
More Information
SKU 60615
Brands G-Technology
MPN 0G04347
Memory Capacity 8TB


Interface SATA III 6 Gb/s
Capacity (GB) at 512 bytes/sector 8 TB
Form Factor 3.5"
Sector Size (bytes) 512e, 512n
Max areal density (Gbits/sq. in.) 446 (512e), 475 (512n)


Data Buffer 64 MB
Rotational Speed 7200 rpm
Interface Transfer Rate (max) 600 MB/s
Sustained Transfer Rate (typical) 171 MB/s (512e), 181 MB/s (512n)
Seek time (read, typical) 8.0 ms


Error rate (non-recoverable, bits read) 1 in 1015
Load/Unload Cycles 600,000 at 104°F / 40°C
Availability (hrs/day x days/wk) 24x7
MTBF 2,000,000 hours


Idle (Bels, typical) 2.9


Requirements +5 V DC (±5%)
+12 V DC (+10%/-8%)
Startup Current (A, max) 1.2 (+5 V), 2.0 (+12 V)
Read/Write 11.4 W
Idle Average 6.9 W
Unload Idle 5.7 W

Environment (operating)

Ambient Temperature 41 to 140°F / 5 to 60°C
Shock (half-sine wave 2 ms, G) 70
Vibration (G RMS, 5 to 500 Hz) 0.67 (XYZ)

Non-Operating Environment

Ambient Temperature -40 to 158°F / -40 to 70°C
Shock (half-sine wave, 1ms, G) 300
Vibration (G RMS, 5 to 500 Hz) 1.04 (XYZ)

Physical size

z-height 1.0" / 26.1 mm
Dimensions (width x depth) 4.00 (±0.01) x 5.80" / 101.60 (±0.25) x 147.00 mm
Weight (typical) 24.3 oz / 690.0 g
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