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Seagate Launches IronWolf Pro 24TB NAS HDD

by Lyle Smith
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Seagate has launched the IronWolf Pro 24TB HDD, expanding its portfolio in the NAS market.

Seagate has launched the IronWolf Pro 24TB HDD, expanding its portfolio in the NAS market. The new drive addresses the increasing data demands of small and medium businesses and enterprise NAS environments. The IronWolf Pro is tailored for commercial and enterprise NAS applications, video production RAID, shared network storage, workstations, and servers. With its comprehensive feature set, the IronWolf Pro 24TB hard drive is a robust solution for businesses seeking reliable, high-capacity NAS storage solutions.

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With its impressive range of capacities (from 2TB up to 24TB), the IronWolf Pro line meets the scaling needs of all types of growing businesses. It is particularly noted for its high sustained transfer rate of 285MB/s, which is critical for companies handling large volumes of data. The drive boasts a high workload rating of up to 550TB/year and a mean time between failures (MTBF) of 2.5 million hours. These specifications showcase the drive’s capability to deliver continuous, reliable performance in multi-bay and multi-user environments.

Seagate IronWolf Pro 24TB Specifications

Specifications 24TB
Standard Model Number ST24000NT002
Interface SATA 6Gb/s
Drive Bays Supported Unlimited
Recording Technology CMR
Drive Design (Air or Helium) Helium
Workload Rate Limit (WRL) 550
Rotational Vibration (RV) Sensors Yes
Cache (MB) 512MB
Reliability/Data Integrity
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF, hours) 2500000hr
Nonrecoverable Read Errors per Bits Read, Max 1 per 10E15
Power-On Hours (per year) 8,760
Sector Size (Bytes per Logical Sector) 512E
Rescue Data Recovery Services(years) 3 3
Limited Warranty (years) 5
Spindle Speed (RPM) 7200RPM
Interface Access Speed (Gb/s) 6.0, 3.0, 1.5
Max. Sustained Transfer Rate OD (MB/s) 285
Rotational Vibration @ 10-1500 Hz (rad/s) 12.5
Power Consumption
Startup Current, Typical (12V, A) 2.0A
Idle Power, Average (W) 6.3W
Average Operating Power (W) 7.8W
Standby Mode, Typical (W) 1.1W
Sleep Mode, Typical (W) 1.1W
Power Supply Requirements +12 V and +5 V
Operating Temperature (ambient, min °C) 5°C
Operating Temperature (drive reported, max °C) 4 65°C
Nonoperating Temperature (ambient, min °C) -40°C
Nonoperating Temperature (ambient, max °C) 70°C
Vibration, Nonoperating: 10Hz to 500Hz (Grms) 2.27
Acoustics, Idle (typical, measured in Idle 1 state) (dBA) 20
Acoustics, Seek (typical) (dBA) 26
Shock, Operating 2ms (Read/Write) (Gs) 40/40Gs
Shock, Nonoperating, 1ms and 2ms (Gs) 200
Height (mm/in) 26.11mm/1.028in
Width (mm/in, max) 101.85mm/4.01in
Depth (mm/in, max) 146.99mm/5.787in
Weight (g/lb, typical) 685g/1.512lb
Carton Unit Quantity 20
Cartons per Pallet/Cartons per Layer 40/8

In addition to its capacity and performance, the IronWolf Pro 24TB is optimized for NAS systems through Seagate’s AgileArray technology. This technology integrates dual-plane balancing and time-limited error recovery (TLER), ensuring optimal performance in multi-bay systems. The drive also includes built-in rotational vibration (RV) sensors and dual-plane balancing to mitigate vibrations and maintain consistent performance and reliability.

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Seagate’s IronWolf Health Management system is another key feature of the new IronWolf Pro drive. It offers data protection through prevention, intervention, and recovery recommendations, ensuring peak system health in compatible NAS systems. The drive also comes with a five-year limited warranty and three years of the company’s Rescue Data Recovery Services, providing an additional data safety net. Seagate indicates a high recovery rate, which helps to reduce the potential costs associated with data corruption or drive damage.

IronWolf Pro 24TB is available now and priced at $649.

Seagate IronWolf Pro 24TB Product Page

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