2TB Hard Drive?

Discussion in 'TiVo Edge' started by Guphanti, Nov 11, 2019.

  1. Guphanti

    Guphanti New Member

    Sep 18, 2019


    Is there any word what model 2TB hard drive is inside the TiVo Edge? For those of us with other TiVos looking to upgrade hard drives, at this point, the largest 2.5" PMR hard drive on the market that I'm aware of is 1TB.
  2. JoeKustra

    JoeKustra in the other Alabama TCF Club

    Dec 7, 2012
    Ashland, PA...
    So far no member has posted that they opened the box. Sure would love to see a picture.
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  3. BigJimOutlaw

    BigJimOutlaw Well-Known Member

    Mar 21, 2004
    From the FCC filing, they're using Seagate ST2000VT000. It's SMR but video-rated. They're using the 500GB version in the same family for the OTA unit.
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  4. BobCamp1

    BobCamp1 Well-Known Member

    May 15, 2002
    There's nothing special about video rated hard drives. Seagate claims their AFR is 0.55% with workloads of < 180 TB/year at 25 deg. C.

    I've been poking around to see what 2 TB would replace the one in my Bolt if/when it dies, and have discovered that pretty much all new 2.5" drives are SMR.
    Last edited: Nov 12, 2019

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