This product listing is for a video surveillance CCTV model line hard drive from a brand of our choosing based on availability at time of system purchase.
Leave note during checkout if you prefer any particular brand (Seagate, Western Digital, MaxDigitalData).
From the manufacturer
Optimized for business, enterprise, and home security systems, CCTV hard drives deliver powerful capacity to support up to 64 simultaneously streaming HD cameras and zero dropped frames. Built-in RV sensors help maintain performance in multi-bay systems, offering the flexibility to scale systems when more storage is needed. Lower power consumption reduces heat emissions and improves reliability. Enjoy long-term peace of mind with 1M hours MTBF.
24×7 Clear Streaming
Improve reliability by up to 30% with surveillance-optimized firmware.
Rely on 3× the workload rating of desktop drives—up to 180TB/year.
SkyHawk Health Management
Improve overall reliability when your SV system is populated with SkyHawk drives and SHM.
Built for Surveillance
Built for home and SMB surveillance, SkyHawk handles all your video data backup and streaming needs.
Heavy workloads? No problem.
SkyHawk drives are not typical drives. They support heavy surveillance workloads by design.
ImagePerfect firmware is surveillance-optimized and equipped with vibration tolerance Acutrac technology to ensure perfect video integrity.
From the manufacturer
WD Purple Surveillance Hard Disk Drive
Built for 24/7, always-on, high-definition security systems. With a supported workload rate of up to 180 TB/yr and support for up to 64 cameras, WD Purple drives are optimized for surveillance systems.
AllFrame 4KTM Technology
- Reduces frame loss
- Improves video playback
- Optimizes the HDD to thrive in high temperature, always-on, surveillance system environments
Engineered for compatibility
WD Purple surveillance hard drives are built for compatibility with chassis and chip set manufacturers for seamless integration into your new or existing video surveillance system.
Optimized performance for up to 64 cameras
With support for up to 64 surveillance cameras per hard drive, WD Purple gives you the flexibility to upgrade and expand your security system in the future.
Surveillance storage for peace-of-mind
WD Purple Surveillance hard drives are designed for high temperature, always-on, surveillance security systems to help ensure reliability and quality video play back when you need it most.
MaxDigitalData Coolspin (low power & quiet) SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5″ Internal Hard Drive with CoolSpin technology for low power consumption, low heat, and quiet operation, perfect for Surveillance System, CCTV DVR & Desktop computers (PC/MAC). The MaxDigitalData hard drive provides an enormous capacity, Cache and features innovative CoolSpin technology to deliver a greater level of power efficiency and quiet operation for energy-conscious, environmentally-friendly computers. Key to CoolSpin technology is an optimization of motor speed to provide an ideal balance of performance, power utilization and acoustics. The CoolSpin technology, along with other Hitachi power management techniques, gives the Hard Drive its 29% power savings over. This new HDD is the first MDD CoolSpin hard drive with a 6Gb/s SATA interface. With low power, high capacity and cool operation, the 3.5-inch hard drive allows manufacturers to leverage the benefits of the latest components and operating systems to deliver more eco-friendly systems. Manufacturers planning to use the highest capacity drive in systems should consult the MDD High Capacity Technology Brief. Power efficient for cooler operation and longer life: CoolSpin and HiVERT technologies combine to create this new class of hard drive that delivers excellent power utilization and thermal emissions. HiVERT technology helps efficiently manage power consumption.