C-HDD8000-VE || HDD, 8TB

Optimized for DVRs and NVRs, SkyHawk AI surveillance drives are tuned for 24×7 workloads in capacities up to 8TB. Equipped with enhanced ImagePerfect™ firmware, SkyHawk helps to minimize dropped frames and downtime with a workload rating 3× that of desktop drives while supporting up to 64 HD cameras.



  • Seagate SkyHawk 8TB AI Surveillance Hard Drive
  • 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 32 AI streams while simultaneously and flawlessly recording footage up to 64 HD cameras.
  • Designed and built to handle heavy surveillance workloads in traditional video recording and advanced video analytics environments. At 550TB/year, SkyHawk AI is designed for 3× the workload of standard surveillance drives.
  • Advanced vibration management for superior and sustained performance in 16 bay NVR systems.
  • SkyHawk Health Management actively helps protect your surveillance storage by focusing on prevention, intervention, and recovery options. 1 Included is RAID RapidRebuild™, which provides 3× faster volume rebuilds. ‘
  • Improved reliability and reduced total cost of ownership with 1.5M-hr. MTBF
Brand NameSeagate
SeriesSeagate SkyHawk 8TB AI Surveillance Hard Drive
Item model numberC-HDD8000-VE
Item Weight1.43 pounds
Product Dimensions5.8 x 4 x 1 inches
Item Dimensions L x W x H5.79 x 4.01 x 1.03 inches
Capacity8 TB
Hard Drive InterfaceSATA 6Gb/s
Hard Drive Rotational Speed7200 RPM
Weight1.58 lbs
Dimensions6 × 6 × 6 in