- News tagged "wd"
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.
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.
Thursday, 28 Apr 2016
Western Digital has just announced its new Gold hard disk drives, which were designed specifically for use in data centers.
Thursday, 12 Nov 2015
Researchers have found security flaws in WD's portable external hard drives that could allow attackers to recover data without the owners' passwords.
Friday, 30 Oct 2015
Western Digital has absorbed Green HDDs into its Blue series, thereby reducing its end-consumer product offerings from four to three. What exactly does this rebranding exercise entail?
Thursday, 22 Oct 2015
Recognizing the importance of flash memory, Western Digital, one of the largest manufacturers of hard disk drives, has announced a deal that will see it acquire SanDisk for US$19 billion.
Tuesday, 8 Sep 2015
If you need a fast external storage solution, the new My Book Pro from WD features dual 7200rpm drives with Thunderbolt 2 connectivity and a hot-swappable hardware RAID controller.