Hdd high pitch noise Tags: Hard Drives Seagate Storage Last response: January 15, 2012 2:40 PM in Storage Share tehmeh September 28, 2009 5:02:03 PM Just bought seagate 500 GB 7200.12 st3500418as drive and its making constant high pitch noise, is it normal for those drives to do that ? Does it qualifies for RMA ? More about : hdd high pitch noise vibe September 28, 2009 5:52:04 PM Hard to judge noise on a forum but a 7200.12 should not sound much different to any other drive of its kind - lounder/quieter maybe, but not a different noise. I'd RMA Pointertovoid September 28, 2009 8:27:24 PM I have exactly this model, and it's perfectly silent. Your bearings are probably out of order. Back to the seller or manufacturer. Here examples of sounds from dead disks: http://www.pcworld.com/downloads/file/fid,22373-order,1... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jordan27 January 15, 2012 2:40:52 PM tehmeh said:Just bought seagate 500 GB 7200.12 st3500418as drive and its making constant high pitch noise, is it normal for those drives to do that ? Does it qualifies for RMA ? I also bought a Seagate 500GB 7200 RPM and it makes a constant annoying high pitched sound. It isn't too loud but it is really annoying. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumWhy is my hard drive making a high pitch noise ? ForumP8Z68 V LX ( high pitch noise /white noise ) ForumPSU high pitch noise from times ! ForumPSU giving high pitch noise after shutting down. ForumHigh pitch noise ForumHigh pitch noise . ForumIntel 320 160gb disk clone, partition issues, high pitch noise ForumHigh pitch noise :( ForumHDD Making high pitched noise ForumHigh pitched Noise from my new build ForumW7 64 chipset high pitch noise Forumhigh pitched noise coming from cpu area ForumHigh pitched noise from USB ports please help! ForumNeed up to date SSD advice. ForumHDD Encllosure ForumExternal HDD Error: The file or directory is corrupted and unreadable. ForumBios read Hdd size = 0Mb Forum:::High capacity media storage?::: ForumFound a 1999 4gb HDD, what to do? ForumHDD problem More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !