Ultrastar He10

Ultrastar He10

10TB & 8TB
3.5-inch Helium Platform
Enterprise Hard Drive

  • Highest Capacity – 10TB HDD, drop-in ready for mainstream enterprise
  • Lowest Power – 56% more efficient than air-filled drives for lower TCO
  • Most Reliable – Best-in-class reliability rating of 2.5M hours MTBF

Laying the foundation for a worry-free data center, HGST delivers the very best capacity hard drive in the industry – Ultrastar He10. The He10 uses PMR technology and is the industry’s first 10TB drive that is drop-in ready for any enterprise-capacity application or environment. Based on field proven, third-generation HelioSeal® technology, it offers the lowest power profile in the industry to help data center architects meet eco-environmental goals and requirements. Targeted at 2.5M hours MTBF, the He10 provides the highest reliability rating available of all HDDs on the market today by building on the successful design of its 8TB and 6TB predecessors. Trust HGST and Ultrastar He10 to deliver more capacity, more efficiency, more reliability and more value to your data center.

SATA Models
SAS Models
General
Model # / Part #
HUH721010ALE600 / 0F27452
HUH721008ALE600 / 0F27455
HUH721010ALN600 / 0F27502
HUH721008ALN600 / 0F27505
HUH721010ALE601 / 0F27453
HUH721008ALE601 / 0F27456
HUH721010ALN601 / 0F27503
HUH721008ALN601 / 0F27506
HUH721010ALE604 / 0F27454
HUH721008ALE604 / 0F27457
HUH721010ALN604 / 0F27504
HUH721008ALN604 / 0F27507
HUH721010AL4200 / 0F27402
HUH721008AL4200 / 0F27406
HUH721010AL5200 / 0F27352
HUH721008AL5200 / 0F27356
HUH721010AL4201 / 0F27403
HUH721008AL4201 / 0F27407
HUH721010AL5201 / 0F27353
HUH721008AL5201 / 0F27357
HUH721010AL4204 / 0F27404
HUH721008AL4204 / 0F27408
HUH721010AL5204 / 0F27354
HUH721008AL5204 / 0F27358
HUH721010AL4205 / 0F27405
HUH721008AL4205 / 0F27409
HUH721010AL5205 / 0F27355
HUH721008AL5205 / 0F27359
Interface
SATA 6Gb/s
SAS 12Gb/s
Capacity (GB)
10TB / 8TB
10TB / 8TB
Sector Size (Variable, Bytes/sector)
4Kn: 4096
512e: 512
4Kn: 4096, 4112, 4160, 4224
512e: 512, 520, 528
Max Areal Density (Gbits/sq. in.)
816 (10TB)
816 (10TB)
Performance
Data Buffer (MB)
256
256
Rotational Speed (RPM)
7200
7200
Latency Average (ms)
4.16
4.16
Interface Transfer Rate (MB/sec, max)
600
1200
Sustained Transfer Rate (MB/sec, typ.)
249MB/s (10TB) / 225MB/s (8TB)
237Mib/s (10TB) / 215Mib/s (8TB)
249MB/s (10TB) / 225MB/s (8TB)
237Mib/s (10TB) / 215Mib/s (8TB)
Seek Time (read, ms, typical)
8.0 (Read), 8.6 (Write)
8.0 (Read), 8.6 (Write)
Reliability
Error Rate (non-recoverable, bits read)
1 in 10^15
1 in 10^15
MTBF (M hours)
2.5
2.5
Annual Failure Rate (AFR)
0.35%
0.35%
Load/Unload Cycles
600,000
600,000
Availability (hrs/day x days/wk)
24x7
24x7
Reliability - Warranty (yrs)
5
5
Acoustics
Idle (Bels)
2.0 (Idle) / 3.6 (Operating)
2.0 (Idle) / 3.6 (Operating)
Power
Requirement
+5 VDC, +12VDC
+5 VDC, +12VDC
Operating (W, typical)
6.8
9.5
Idle (W)
5.0
5.8
Power Consump. Efficiency Index (W/GB)
0.50W/TB
0.00050W/GB
0.58W/TB
0.00058W/GB
Physical Size
Z-Height (mm)
26.1
26.1
Dimensions (width x depth, mm)
101.6 (+/-0.25) x 147
101.6 (+/-0.25) x 147
Weight (g, max)
660
660
Environmental (operating)
Ambient Temperature
5° to 60°C
5° to 60°C
Shock (half-sine wave)
70
70
Vibration (5 to 500 Hz)
0.67G RMS (XYZ)
0.67G RMS (XYZ)
Environmental (non-operating)
Ambient Temperature
-40° to 70°C
-40° to 70°C
Shock (half-sine wave)
300 (2ms) / 150 (11ms)
300 (2ms) / 150 (11ms)
Vibration (5 to 500 Hz)
1.04G RMS (XYZ)
1.04G RMS (XYZ)

Highlights

  • 10TB capacity in a standard 3.5-inch form factor
  • PMR technology works with all capacity enterprise applications & environments
  • Reliable, field-proven, 3rd generation design
  • Industry’s best power efficiency (Watts/TB)
  • Compared to 8TB air drives:
    • - 25% more capacity
    • - 56% more power efficient (Watts/TB)
    • - 25% more reliable
  • SATA 6Gb/s and SAS 12Gb/s:
    • 12Gb/s SAS compatible with next gen data centers; backwards compatible with 6Gb/s SAS
  • 2.5M hours MTBF rating & 5-year limited warranty
  • Instant Secure Erase (ISE) & Self-Encrypting Drive (SED) options

Applications/Environments

  • Enterprise and data center applications where capacity density and power efficiency are paramount
  • Cloud & Hyperscale storage
  • Massive scale-out high-density data centers (MSO)
  • Bulk storage using object storage solutions like Ceph™ and Hadoop® to support Big Data Analytics
  • Centralized video surveillance
  • Drop-in ready for all mainstream enterprise capacity applications
REACH Certificate of Compliance for HGST Storage Products

REACH Certificate of Compliance for HGST Storage Products.

Agency Approval Letter
RoHS II Compliance and Exemptions for HGST Storage Products

Identifies HGST storage products that comply with the European Union Directive 2011/65/EU on the restriction of use of certain hazardous substances (“RoHS Directive”).

Agency Approval Letter
Ultrastar He10 Agency Approval Letters

This statement from the appropriate global authorities certifies that the Ultrastar He10 helium hard disk drives meet the criteria for electronic products safety standards.

Agency Approval Letter
HGST Data Center Solutions

HGST is helping organizations harness the power of data. We’re creating more efficient, TCO-driven storage with larger, denser capacities, Flash fabrics for breakthrough performance and solutions that take advantage of smart software integration. HGST is at the heart of the data center helping customers unlock the full value of their data.

Brochure
Data Center and Enterprise Storage Solutions

HGST's comprehensive portfolio of enterprise-class storage products enables the most mission-critical use cases, ideally suited for today’s high-performance data centers.

Brochure
HGST HelioSeal Technology Brochure

HGST HelioSeal technology enables higher densities for capacity enterprise HDDs and is compatible with magnetic recording technologies like PMR, HAMR and BPM. With SMR, it enables the cold storage market.

Brochure
Ultrastar He10 Data Sheet

This two-page document is an overview of the Ultrastar He10, the industry’s best capacity enterprise hard drive – Highest capacity, lowest power and highest reliability.

Data sheet
Ultrastar He10 OEM Specification - SAS models

This document details the specification information for Ultrastar He10 SAS models. Includes info on functional operation, drive characteristics and interface definitions.

Specification
Ultrastar He10 OEM Specification - SATA models

This document details the specification information for Ultrastar He10 SATA models. Includes info on functional operation, drive characteristics and interface definitions.

Specification
HGST Advanced Format Technology Brief

This document provides a high-level overview of Advanced Format hard drives, the latest 4K block structure used to storage information on hard disk drives.

Technology Brief
HGST Micro-actuator Technology Brief

HGST Micro-actuator technology enables better head-positioning accuracy in multi-drive environments, which delivers better performance, data integrity and drive reliability.

Technology Brief
Instant Secure Erase Overview

Instant Secure Erase is a standard feature on HGST hard drives and solid state drives and provides several benefits for data center managers.

Technology Brief
Power Disable Feature

 This paper provides an overview of the Power Disable feature, which introduces a new HDD management capability to electronically provide a hard power on reset to the HDD.

Technology Brief
End-to-end Data Protection

"End-to-end Data Protection is a feature in SAS and Fibre Channel HDDs that extends error detection to cover the entire path from the CPU to the hard drive media and back."

White Paper
HGST Delivers Rebuild Assist Mode for Faster RAID Recovery

White paper about Rebuild Assist on HGST's enterprise capacity and performance hard drives which delivers faster rebuilds and helps maintain system performance during rebuilds

White Paper
Iterative Detection Read Channel Technology in Hard Disk Drives

A technology white paper describing the development and application of iterative detection read channels in hard disk drives.

White Paper
Perpendicular Magnetic Recording Technology White Paper

A white paper describing Perpendicular Magnetic Recording Technology, its implementation on hard drives and contrasts to Longitudinal recording

White Paper
Safeguarding Your Data with HGST Bulk Data Encryption

A white paper the describes how HGST Bulk Data Encryption safeguards data on models equiped with the feature

White Paper
Scaling Enterprise Storage with SAS Hard Drives

A White Paper describing the benefits of Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) and how help eliminate bottlenecks in the data center to ensure high-performance for the long term.

White Paper
Using Rotational Vibration Safeguard (RVS) Control to Minimize Disturbance Effects in Hard Disk Drives

This white paper describes how Rotational Vibration Safeguard (RVS) anticipates disturbances and counteracts them - maximizing performance in the most arduous conditions.

White Paper
He10 512e Format
SATA ISE SE SED (=BDE+TCG)
10TB 0F27604 HUH721010ALE600 0F27606 HUH721010ALE604 0F27605 HUH721010ALE601
8TB 0F27610 HUH721008ALE600 0F27612 HUH721008ALE604 0F27611 HUH721008ALE601
SAS ISE SE TCG TCG FIPS
10TB 0F27352 HUH721010AL5200 0F27354 HUH721010AL5204 0F27353 HUH721010AL5201 0F27355 HUH721010AL5205
8TB 0F27356 HUH721008AL5200 0F27358 HUH721008AL5204 0F27357 HUH721008AL5201 0F27359 HUH721008AL5205
He10 4Kn Format
SATA ISE SE SED (=BDE+TCG)
10TB 0F27607 HUH721010ALN600 0F27609 HUH721010ALN604 0F27608 HUH721010ALN601
8TB 0F27613 HUH721008ALN600 0F27615 HUH721008ALN604 0F27614 HUH721008ALN601
SAS ISE SE TCG TCG FIPS
10TB 0F27402 HUH721010AL4200 0F27404 HUH721010AL4204 0F27403 HUH721010AL4201 0F27405 HUH721010AL4205
8TB 0F27406 HUH721008AL4200 0F27408 HUH721008AL4204 0F27407 HUH721008AL4201 0F27409 HUH721008AL4205
  • New Feature Available: Power Disable Pin (Pin3) is a new feature in the SATA 3.3 industry standard specification (published in February 2016). If you have a new chassis or system that supports this feature, you may want to use the part numbers below which support this feature. If you don't need this feature or don't know, we recommend selecting drives from the table above. To learn more about this new feature, read our Power Disable Feature technology brief. Please note, if you deploy a SATA HDD from the table below into a legacy chassis or enclosure, the drive may not spin up.
He10 512e Format
with new Power Disable Pin (Pin3) Feature
SATA ISE SE SED (=BDE+TCG)  
10TB 0F27452 HUH721010ALE600 0F27454 HUH721010ALE604 0F27453 HUH721010ALE601  
8TB 0F27455 HUH721008ALE600 0F27457 HUH721008ALE604 0F27456 HUH721008ALE601  
He10 4Kn Format
with new Power Disable Pin (Pin3) Feature
SATA ISE SE SED (=BDE+TCG)  
10TB 0F27502 HUH721010ALN600 0F27504 HUH721010ALN604 0F27503 HUH721010ALN601  
8TB 0F27505 HUH721008ALN600 0F27507 HUH721008ALN604 0F27506 HUH721008ALN601  
  • ISE = Instant Secure Erase
  • SE = Secure Erase
  • SED = Self Encrypting Drive (supports BDE and TCG Encryption)
  • TCG = Trusted Computing Group Encryption
  • TCG FIPS = Encryption w/FIPS