SkyHawk AI 8TB and 10TB drives (ST8000VE0004 and ST10000VE0004 )

SkyHawk AI 8TB and 10TB drives (ST8000VE0004 and ST10000VE0004 )

SkyHawk AI comes with 2-year Rescue Data Recovery Plan

Your data is incredibly important. Give yourself the ultimate peace of mind with Rescue Data Recovery Plans. Whether there is a hard drive mechanical issue, natural disaster, data corruption or virus, Seagate has you covered. Seagate provides industry leading data recovery and it’s all done in-house at one of Seagate’s secure design labs.

SMB surveillance DVR and NVR AI-surveillance NVR Centralized/NVR Analytics
Form Factor
3.5 inch 3.5 inch 3.5 inch
10 1 TB, 8 TB, 6 TB, 4 TB,
 3 TB, 2 TB, 1 TB 10 TB, 8 TB 12 TB
Health Management
10 TB1, 8 TB, 6 TB, 4 TB 1
Yes2 Yes (RV sensors) Yes (RV sensors)
# of Cameras Supported
1 to 64 cameras 1 to 64 cameras
Workload Rating
180 TB/year 550 TB/year 550 TB/year
Rescue Data Recovery Services
Optional Standard
3-year warranty 5-year warranty 5-year warranty


Best-Fit Applications

  1. Network video recorders (NVR)
  2. AI-enabled NVR systems
  3. Video-edge NVRs
  4. NVRs with advanced analytics

Key Advantages

ImagePerfect™ AI firmware for superior image integrity alongside additional AI workload support in always-on, AI-enabled surveillance systems

Custom designed to support an additional 16 AI streams while simultaneously and flawlessly recording footage up to 64 HD cameras.

Designed to handle heavy workloads expected in always-on, AI-enabled surveillance systems. At 550 TB/year, SkyHawk AI is designed for more than 3× the workload of standard surveillance drives.

Advanced vibration management for superior and sustained performance in 16+ bay NVR systems.

Improved reliability and reduced total cost of ownership with 2M hour MTBF and 5- year limited warranty.

Unparalleled data protection with a complimentary 2-year Rescue Data Recovery Services plan bundled with every SkyHawk AI drive, providing access to Seagate’s secure labs with industry-leading data recovery success rates