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 SolvedHDD high pitch noise Forum SolvedHDD Making high pitched noise Forum HDD makes faint high-pitched noise Forum SolvedHigh Pitch Noise Forum SolvedHigh pitch noise coming from PSU Forum SolvedPC Making a Slight High Pitch Noise during Gameplay Forum Solvedwhen I turn off my computer theres a high pitch but faint noise Forum SolvedNew build - High pitch noise from CPU area Forum SolvedSlight high pitch noise Forum SolvedHigh pitch noise with Power save options Forum SolvedHigh Pitch Noise Coming from P8P67 Pro Motherboard ? Forum SolvedHigh Pitch Noise and System Freeze Forum SolvedHigh Pitch Noise from CPU Fan Forum SolvedHigh pitch noise when loaded in very specific way - new system Forum PSU cx750m High Pitch noise / coil whine Forum SolvedWierd high pitch buzzing noise Forum SolvedHigh pitch noise coming from Graphics Card. Forum PC still making high pitch whine noise after the PSU and graphics card were replaced Forum LG IPS224V Monitor - high pitch noise in standby Forum High Pitch Noise Motherboard - Caused by Chassis/CPU Fan Connectors Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !