The industry’s first surveillance-optimized hard drive platform with 1, 2, 3 and 4TB capacity options improves video streaming and data integrity in surveillance applications. Seventh-generation Seagate surveillance drive is tuned for high write-cycle workloads typical in video surveillance storage systems. 4TB of storage capacity supports higher-resolution cameras and up to 16 drives per system, with up to 32 cameras per drive. Reliably performs in multi-drive systems with RAID support from RV sensors 24×7 operational capabilities while maintaining high AFR of <1%2A current-limited startup to support the use of embedded system power supplies Never miss a frame with quick time-to-ready. Idle3 spin control features enable power-on in standby mode or drive spin-down to conserve power and improve reliability during archival periods.