Western Digital introduces world’s thinnest 1 TB hard drive

US hard drive maker Western Digital has introduced the world’s thinnest mobile hard drive with 1 TB of capacity. The new drive is just 7 mm thick and targets ultrabook and notebook users that require plenty of storage space.

The new thin 1 TB hard drive (model number WD10SPCX) belongs to the company’s Blue family and offers the common 2.5-inch form factor. The drive features platters that spin at 5400 rpm, 16 MB of cache and full support for SATA 3.0 as well as very low power consumption that reaches just 1.7 watts. As expected this drive also comes with some of WD’s hard drive technologies including ShockGuard, WhisperDrive, StableTrac and Dual Stage Actuators.

The new drive is available now for a price of USD 139. Users will soon find it in the latest Acer and ASUS notebooks and ultrabooks.


Source: Western Digital

Related posts

LG works on two budget smartphones

LG works on two budget smartphones

LG’s flagship – the Optimus G2 – will not be the only smartphone the company will roll out soon. In fact fans of the brand that do not want to spend a fortune on a smartphone will soon be able to choose between two new budget-oriented LG smartphones – the D600 and D500. The D600 will nearly...

Samsung Galaxy S III Mini display to work at 800 x 480 pixels

Samsung is expected to release the Galaxy S III Mini in the next few days so interest towards the device has been really high lately. The latest info on the upcoming gadget says the Galaxy S III Mini will come with a 4-inch display at 800 x 480 pixels. The resolution of the display...

Intel shares some more details on new Xeon Phi processors

Intel shares some more details on new Xeon Phi processors

The famous US chip maker Intel has shared some more information on its upcoming Knights Landing processors at the on-going International Supercomputing Conference in Leipzig, Germany. According to the information released the new Xeon Phi generation will use some interesting technologies that we...

Leave a comment