Category Archives: Hard Drives

How to choose a hard drive for a NAS solution?

Data Storage market is already being flooded with a myriad hard drive classes and models. On a recent note, IDC estimated that for every couple of years, atleast one new company is entering into this business and becoming ripe. Therefore, … Continue reading

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Seagate to commercially release 8TB and 10TB hard drives by this year end!

Seagate, a California based hard drive maker is all set to release its 8TB and 10TB hard drives on a commercial note by this year end. In last week of July this year, the company decided to release its 8TB … Continue reading

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Now get ready to store 1TB of data on liquid hard drives

Data Storage Medium is soon going to shift towards liquid state, if in case, the research carried out by experts of material sciences gets a breakthrough. The researchers conducted a research on microscopic particles suspended in liquid and tried to … Continue reading

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Toshiba announces 5TB hard disk exclusively for video surveillance applications

Toshiba’s storage products business unit has announced the company’s first 3.5 inches 5TB hard drive sample release into the market. The company is currently releasing a limited number of hard drives into the market and will present them commercially to … Continue reading

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Western Digital makes its 6TB hard drives more affordable

Western Digital (WD) has made the shipping of its two new high capacity 6TB hard drives more affordable. Early this week, the company made it official that its WD Red Hard Drives will be available for a price of $299 … Continue reading

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Performance issues with 5600rpm vs 7200rpm hard drives

High performance oriented computer systems are the need of the hour and this demand seems to be justified, as hundreds of dollars are being invested on each system. Hard disk speed also plays a vital role in influencing a computer … Continue reading

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