Synology has announced the HAS5300 series of hard disk drives. These 3.5-inch drives with 12 Gb / s SAS are designed to meet the growing demand for high-performance, high-capacity, fault-tolerant storage systems.
The series includes models HAS5300-8T, HAS5300-12T and HAS5300-16T in 8, 12 and 16 TB sizes. They complement the Synology HAT5300 line, presented in January, which includes 8, 12 and 16 TB SATA hard drives.
The spindle speed for all three HAS5300 models is 7200 rpm. The buffer capacity is 256 MiB for the 8 TB and 12 TB models, and 512 MiB for the 16 TB model. The maximum sustained data rates are 230, 242 and 262 MiB / s.
The drives have a declared workload of up to 550 TB of transferred data per year and an MTBF of 2.5 million hours. The warranty period is five years.