- News tagged "western digital"
Wednesday, 11 Jan 2017
After launching their mainstream Blue and Green series of SATA based SSDs, WD is prepping to launch their second wave with their iconic Black series. This time, it's using the PCIe data bus and is hoping to appeal to enthusiasts.
Monday, 14 Nov 2016
Western Digital has wasted no time. Shortly after its acquisition of SanDisk, it has released its first consumer SSDs - the WD Blue PC SSD and WD Green PC SSD.
Monday, 3 Oct 2016
SanDisk has unveiled a prototype 1TB SDXC card at Photokina 2016. Brace yourselves, because it's time to prepare for SD cards that are bigger than your laptop drive.
Tuesday, 2 Aug 2016
Toshiba and Western Digital, via its new acquisition SanDisk, jointly announce the shipment of the world's first 64-layer 3D NAND.
Tuesday, 5 Jul 2016
Western Digital just announced that its expanding certain models of its My Passport drives to up to 4TB of storage.
Tuesday, 7 Jun 2016
No thanks to dwindling sales of hard disk drives and a challenging PC market, Western Digital is reportedly looking to lay-off some 400 workers in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Saturday, 14 May 2016
Western Digital just got even bigger. The storage manufacturer has announced that it has officially acquired SanDisk, after clearing all the necessary regulatory hurdles.
Thursday, 28 Apr 2016
Western Digital has just announced its new Gold hard disk drives, which were designed specifically for use in data centers.
Monday, 14 Mar 2016
A recent report revealed that shipments of hard disk drives fell by nearly 17% in 2015 as flash storage continues to catch on with consumers.
Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016
According to reports, Toshiba could be on its way out of the HDD business to focus on building SSDs and flash memory.