• News tagged "hard disk drive"

Wednesday, 4 Feb 2015

Did Toshiba just break the record for HDD areal density?

Did Toshiba just break the record for HDD areal density?

Toshiba's new 3TB Canvio Basic portable external hard disk drive, which was announced at CES 2015, could possibly have broken the 1Tbpsi areal density barrier.

Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014

Seagate aims to offer budget 10TB HDDs by 2016

Seagate aims to offer budget 10TB HDDs by 2016

Hard disk manufacturer Seagate aims to offer budget 10TB HDDs by 2016. Read on to uncover the company's plans to bring its hard drives to market.

Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014

Seagate ships world's first 8TB hard disk drive

Seagate ships world's first 8TB hard disk drive

Seagate has announced that it has just shipped the world's first 8TB drives to selected enterprise customers.

Tuesday, 24 Dec 2013

Seagate Acquires Hard Disk Testing Company for US$374 Million

Seagate Acquires Hard Disk Testing Company for US$374 Million

Seagate has just splashed US$374 million to acquire Xyratex, a company that makes hard disk drive testing equipment.

Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013

Are Enterprise Hard Disk Drives Worth the Extra Money?

Are Enterprise Hard Disk Drives Worth the Extra Money?

An engineer from Backblaze, the online backup service provider, looks through data at his company to answer the question that has been bugging many high-end users and enthusiasts: are enterprise drivers worth the extra money?

Friday, 29 Nov 2013

Western Digital Announces World's First SSD+HDD Dual Drive

Western Digital Announces World's First SSD+HDD Dual Drive

Western Digital has just announced the WD Black 2, the world's first SSD+HDD dual drive.

Friday, 1 Nov 2013

HGST Launches New 1TB 7mm Thick 2.5-inch Travelstar Hard Disk Drive

HGST Launches New 1TB 7mm Thick 2.5-inch Travelstar Hard Disk Drive

HGST has announced the release of their new 1TB 7mm thick Travelstar drive for capacity hungry ultra-thin devices.

Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013

Seagate Aims to Deliver 20TB Hard Drive by 2020

Seagate Aims to Deliver 20TB Hard Drive by 2020

Seagate has just announced it has shipped over one million shingled magnetic recording (SMR) hard disk drives (HDDs). The company strongly believes SMR is the next generation storage technology that will enable 20TB HDDs to be a reality by 2020.

Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013

Seagate Unveils World's Fastest Enterprise Hard Drive

Seagate Unveils World's Fastest Enterprise Hard Drive

The Seagate Enterprise Turbo SSHD comes in capacities of up to 600GB, and provides up to a threefold increase in random performance over existing 15K-RPM drives.

Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013

Seagate Reportedly Preparing 5TB and 6TB Enterprise Hard Disk Drives

Seagate Reportedly Preparing 5TB and 6TB Enterprise Hard Disk Drives

According to a leaked roadmap, Seagate could have enterprise-class 5TB and 6TB hard disk drives in the market by the second-half of next year.

HWZ Presents
With the new 2-in-1 ASUS Transformer Book Chi, a productive work station and entertainment centre is all possible under one roof. Read more!
HWZ Presents
The new LG G Flex2 will send you into overdrive with its refined design and improved ‘self-healing’ abilities. Read more on HWZ Presents!

All News Categories

News for Past 12 Months

Subscribe to HWZ Here!

Subscribe now to receive latest tech news, articles and promotions straight to your inbox!
 
 
By signing up, you indicate that you have read and agreed to the and .