Last Updated: October 17, 2019

Seagate IronWolf 6TB NAS Internal Hard Drive HDD 3 5 Inch SATA 6Gb s 7200 RPM 256MB Cache for RAID Network Attached Storage Frustration Free Packaging ST6000VN0033

Last Updated: October 17, 2019
8.3
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Total Reviews
153
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6291456 GB
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Review Summary - 135 recent, verified reviews

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Memory
 37
drives, nas, synology, storage, tb
+78%
-22%
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" ...  These drives run in my Synology NAS and are very good hard drives.  ...  "
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" ...  I have a drobo S and a drobo FS and I started replacing all my 1TB and 2TB drives with these.  ...  "
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" ...  I used three of the 6TB drives in a resilient storage space for about 12 TB of storage protected against a one-of-three disk failure.  ...  "
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" ...  If you are looking for a lot of NAS storage you are in the right place. ... The Seagate drives are great!  ...  "
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" ...  I dumped two of these 4 TB drives into a Synology NAS in Raid 1, and so far so good.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought two and ran in RAID 0 for a movie drive I didn’t care about losing data.  ...  "
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" ...  Using device as a backup drive for data and video files.  ...  "
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" ...  Seems to be working well combined with my 2 8TB drives in my Synology 918+.  ...  "
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Product Reliability
 32
drive, synology, seagate, nas, years
+78%
-22%
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" ...  the only review that will count is the one I could give you in about ten years.  ...  "
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" ...  I have never had a problem with the drives  ...  "
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" ...  I have always had good luck with Seagate products and this one seems to be as good as the others.  ...  "
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" ...  I’v use it for one month, so faf so good  ...  "
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" ...  I bought a total of 8 after 2 years two started showing bad sectors but Seagate responded with replacements - I just paid the shipping to the Seagate destination, all else was free.  ...  "
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" ...  Stuffed them in to this, been working well for 2 months now.  ...  "
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" ...  They appear to be the most reliable drives I've ever used. ... I've never had any failures yet.  ...  "
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" ...  The price per terrabyte has really come down over the years.  ...  "
Overall performance
 21
speed, rpm, raid, nas, ironwolf
+86%
-14%
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" ...  They are fast.  ...  "
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" ...  A great upgrade for my Synology DS914+.  ...  "
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" ...  Pleasantly surprised by the vast speed increase.  ...  "
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" ...  However, these have been working great and are fast and reliable.  ...  "
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" ...  It does the job  ...  "
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" ...  So far these drives have been rock solid.  ...  "
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" ...  get 8 of this drive for QNAP NAS, working fine so far.  ...  "
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" ...  Works great in my QNAP RAID array!  ...  "
Setup
 11
works, unraid, synology, nas, install
+100%
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" ...  No issues installing or formatting.  ...  "
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" ...  I bought 3 of these for my unraid nas setup.  ...  "
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" ...  Setup a Unraid NAS and used 3 of this HHD.  ...  "
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" ...  Not a single peep and no issues with the installation, would definitely buy these again.  ...  "
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" ...  It was a breeze to set up once I figured out how to do GPT/UEFI under Linux (not difficult, I had just never done it before so needed to read some instructions first).  ...  "
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" ...  Works great really fast, setup was easy.  ...  "
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" ...  They were easy to install and quickly setup as a RAID 6 system.  ...  "
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" ...  I purchased this Hard Drive for my Synology NAS and it was snap to install and works like a charm.  ...  "
Price
 11
+100%
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" ...  Got these on a great sale, 90 dollars each.  ...  "
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" ...  I actually mainly bought it for that reason as well as it’s lower price point.  ...  "
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" ...  Seagate is serious about challenging WD on quality and value for money.  ...  "
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" ...  Bought 2 for a NAS, great so far, nice price.  ...  "
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" ...  working well, hoping to see the price drop  ...  "
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" ...  Not bad for the price.  ...  "
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" ...  The price vs.  ...  "
Software Platform
 9
+78%
-22%
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" ...  Using it in a 24 x 7 media server, no issues.  ...  "
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" ...  Using it with Ubuntu server.  ...  "
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" ...  No issues installing or formatting.  ...  "
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" ...  I appreciate the drive health integration with Synology software as well.  ...  "
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" ...  I can actually get my data off of spying cloud storage providers (yes google and apple spy on you . )  ...  "
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" ...  Just installed into Drobo, popped in no problem and worked.  ...  "
Device Compatibility
 6
+100%
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" ...  Using it in a 24 x 7 media server, no issues.  ...  "
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" ...  Using it with Ubuntu server.  ...  "
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" ...  Computer recognized it immediately  ...  "
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" ...  Out of my RAID 6 setup I’m getting speeds of up to 400mb/s write and almost 900mb/s read from my TVS-872XT.  ...  "
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" ...  In the meantime, it was a little more expensive, but it should hold up better than a drive meant for desktop computer use.  ...  "
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" ...  I use them in my dialy pc in raid.  ...  "
Sound Quality
 5
+60%
-40%
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" ...  These have been going six months strong at this point with heavy use, and seem durable and very well made (noise dampening, etc.)  ...  "
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" ...  So far I'm impressed with the speed and noise and level of them.  ...  "
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" ...  Silent when sitting idle of course.  ...  "
CD/DVD
 5
st10000vn0008 10 tb, seagate ironwolf st10000vn0008, purchase, ironwolf st10000vn0008 10, 10 tb hard
+80%
-20%
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" ...  Spindle drives are getting cheap and these are a steal.  ...  "
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" ...  Drives work great in my Nas server.  ...  "
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" ...  Great 10tb disks for a NAS  ...  "
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" ...  Built a home NAS (Asustor 4-bay unti) and these were the disks I used.  ...  "
Build Quality
 5
bracket
+80%
-20%
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" ...  These have been going six months strong at this point with heavy use, and seem durable and very well made (noise dampening, etc.)  ...  "
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" ...  They were packaged with a bubble around them preventing any damage or jostling during shipment.  ...  "
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" ...  It arrived on time and with no visible damage.  ...  "
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" ...  Shock protection is also great, I dropped one on tile floor while I was getting it out of the box and it had zero problems passing all tests and badblocks, not a single dead sector.  ...  "
Apps
 4
+75%
-25%
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" ...  I liked the fact that my Synology had software that integrated with these drives and provided health info.  ...  "
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" ...  I appreciate the drive health integration with Synology software as well.  ...  "
Storage
 4
+75%
-25%
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" ...  Absolutely nothing wrong with that drive (in fact I'm giving it to a friend), I just needed more space.  ...  "
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" ...  Needed more space in my PC.  ...  "
Resolution
 3
+100%
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" ...  Exactly what I need for capturing uncompressed HD video from a broadcast- quality Blackmagic capture system.  ...  "
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" ...  I only had it for 3 months, but I am very happy with many aspects of this HD.  ...  "
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" ...  This was a good value and item for replacement of my pc's HD  ...  "
Marketplace
 3
+100%
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" ...  Great Service providing the replacement.  ...  "
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" ...  Would definitely buy again from this seller.  ...  "
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" ...  Works as advertised.  ...  "
Ports
 3
turn, since, old, hard, drive
+100%
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" ...  I placed it in a USB 3.0 external enclosure with a 6' cable, and still achieved 10GB/minute speed.  ...  "
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" ...  I've been using Seagate 7200RPM hard drives since I first made the switch from IDE/ATAPI to SATA years ago.  ...  "
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" ...  Have been looking for storage for my cable tv channel and this fit the billed bought 2 for my Synology and plan on buying two more.  ...  "

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6291456 GB
MEMORY
39.37 meters
SIZE