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Seagate Savvio 15K.3 Enterprise HDD Review - Savvio 15K.3 Internals and Specifications

Seagate Savvio 15K.3 Enterprise HDD Review
We drill down on the performance of the new Seagate 15K.3 enterprise HDD and look at how it fits into the Seagate portfolio of hard disk drives. (NASDAQ:STX)
| HDDs in IT/Datacenter | Posted: Mar 24, 2014 2:07 pm
TweakTown Rating: 90%Manufacturer: Seagate

Savvio 15K.3 Internals

 

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The Savvio 15K.3 comes in a standard 2.5-inch 15mm form factor.

 

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The drive features a thick pad between the PCB and the drive housing to absorb vibration. There are small thermal pads on the two critical components on the PCB, which allows them to shed heat into the case of the HDD.

 

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The SK Hynix DRAM totals 64MB. A SMOOTH drive motor controller is near the bottom of the PCB, and the large Seagate/LSI co-branded ASIC is near the top.

 

 

Savvio 15K.3 Specifications

 

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