Used Dell 56M6W 1TB 7.2K Nearline 12G SAS 2.5" SFF HDD Internal Hard Drive
The Dell 56M6W is a 1TB SAS 2.5" SFF Hard Drive. Increase the storage capacity of your system with the 1TB Hard Drive from Dell. Offering a rotational speed of 7.2K RPM, this drive provides fast disk access and ensures excellent performance. Featuring a Nearline SAS interface, the 56M6W hard drive delivers data transfer speeds of up to 12Gbps. Its high capacity and exceptional $/GB for capacity-optimized applications make it a great option for many Dell PowerEdge Systems.
Near Line SAS are enterprise SATA drives with a SAS interface, head, media, and rotational speed of traditional enterprise-class SATA drives with the fully capable SAS interface typical for classic SAS drives. This provides better performance and reliability over SATA. Basically, it is a hybrid between SATA and SAS.
The Dell 56M6W is a 7.2K Nearline SAS Capacity Optimized drive. It may provide much higher capacities, but reliability and performance are not as high when compared to Mission Critical drives. NL-SAS drives use the SAS interface, providing gains of up to 30% performance over traditional enterprise-class Serial ATA (SATA). NL-SAS drives, however, use a different media size to be able to offer greater overall capacity than SAS drives but are limited to a rotational speed of 7.2K RPM. The primary benefit of NL-SAS drives is the ability to have large-capacity drives while maintaining the faster speed of the SAS interface at an affordable price point.
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Dell PowerEdge T-Series: T20, T110 (G2), T310, T320, T330, T410, T420, T430, T610, T620, T630, T710 Servers
Dell PowerEdge R-Series: R210 (G1 G2), R220, R230, R310, R320, R330, R410, R415, R420, R430, R510, R515, R530XD Servers
Dell PowerEdge R-Series: R610, R620, R630, R710, R715, R720, R720XD, R730, R730XD, R805, R810, R815, R820 Servers
Dell PowerEdge R-Series: R900, R905, R920, R930 Servers
Dell PowerEdge M-Series: M420, M510, M520, M600, M605, M610, M610x, M620, M630, M710, M710XD Servers
Dell PowerEdge M-Series: M805, M820, M830, M905, M910, M915 Servers
Dell PowerVault M-Series: M1000e, MD1120, MD1200, MD1220, MD3200, MD3220, MD3220i Arrays
Dell PowerVault M-Series: MD3400, MD3420, MD3420i, MD3460, MD3600, MD3620, MD3620i Arrays
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