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Seagate 8 TB HDDs Widely Available Next Quarter, Shipping Now
Aug 26, 2014 - in News
Seagate announced that it is shipping 8 TB hard drives to its key customers, and that's it. Period.
Surveillance Hard Drive Shoot-Out: WD And Seagate Square Off
Jun 19, 2014 - in Reviews
Video surveillance has been around for years. Grainy gas station cameras are giving way to higher-end 1080p-capable IP cameras, and storage is evolving to meet the needs of these ever-expanding solutions. Today we look at two new entries into the market.
Seagate Launches Wireless Plus External Drives
May 6, 2014 - in News
Here are three ways to back up your mobile device files.
Six Battery-Powered Wireless Storage Devices, Reviewed
Apr 24, 2014 - in Reviews
Would you like a device capable of functioning as USB-based storage, a Wi-Fi hotspot, an archive for your media, a streaming server, and a rechargeable battery? The six devices in this round-up are versatile, including a combination of those features.
LaCie Doubles Capacity of Fuel Wireless Hard Drive
Mar 31, 2014 - in News
LaCie doubles the Fuel's storage capacity.
Seagate's 6TB HDDs Coming in Early 2Q 2014
Feb 3, 2014 - in News
Seagate is working on a 6 TB hard drive.
Seagate Unveils World's Thinnest 2TB External Drive
Jan 10, 2014 - in News
Seagate has updated its Backup Plus Slim external drive portfolio.
Seagate Acquires HDD Testing Firm Xyratex
Dec 23, 2013 - in News
Seagate is acquiring Xyratex.
Disaster Strikes: How Is Data Recovered From A Dead Hard Drive?
Nov 7, 2013 - in Picture Story
With enough time and use, all drives fail. Some fail at the worse time while holding irreplaceable data. When the unthinkable hits and you're staring at your precious bits trapped in a paperweight, here is how the experts go about retrieving your sanity.
Seagate Ships World's Thinnest 2TB Laptop Drive
Nov 6, 2013 - in News
This drive measures 9.5 mm thick.
Seagate Explains Cloud Storage Service Interruption
Oct 9, 2013 - in News
Seagate points to issues partner Nero had with its back-end service provider.
Seagate Cloud Storage Backups Unavailable for 2 Weeks
Oct 3, 2013 - in News
Bad news for Seagate Cloud Storage users.
Seagate, TDK Demo HAMR Tech for Next-gen Hard Drives
Oct 2, 2013 - in News
Seagate is demonstrating HAMR tech this week at CEATEC.
Seagate Designs Ultra Mobile HDD for Tablets
Sep 9, 2013 - in News
Never worry about low storage messages again.
WD Wants to Save Rotating Magnetic Storage
Aug 16, 2013 - in News
WD has formed a group with other HDD makers to promote rotating magnetic storage tech.
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB Review: Big Capacity At 5900 RPM
Jul 8, 2013 - in Reviews
First, Seagate renamed its Barracuda hard drive family to Desktop HDD.15. Then, it introduced the first model in the new line-up—the Desktop HDD.15 ST4000DM000. Does Seagate's first massive 4 TB desktop disk deliver the performance we want or disappoint?
Seagate Intros 4 TB NAS-Oriented HDDs
Jun 16, 2013 - in News
Seagate has launched a new lineup of hard drives that are specifically engineered for ideal use in NAS systems.
Seagate Launches 5 mm Laptop Hard Drives
Jun 3, 2013 - in News
Seagate has launched a new hard drive lineup, the Laptop Ultrathin HDD.
Seagate Rolls Out 4 TB HDD for Video Storage
May 29, 2013 - in News
Seagate has introduced some new hard drives specifically built for video storage and consumption.
Seagate Intros a New Portfolio of SSDs
May 8, 2013 - in News
Seagate has revealed four storage solutions spanning the consumer to the server.
Seagate 600 SSD 240 GB Review: LAMD And Toshiba, Together Again
May 7, 2013 - in Reviews
Seagate is the world's largest purveyor of mechanical hard drives. As the company prepares for mortal combat in the consumer SSD space, are its wits, Toshiba's Toggle-mode NAND, and SK hynix memory solutions' 87800 controller enough to get by?
Seagate 600 Pro-Series 200 GB SSD Review: For The Enterprise
May 7, 2013 - in Reviews
After years of halfhearted attempts to join the solid-state storage market, Seagate is finally ready to reinvent itself with a new family of SSDs. The first one we're looking at is the enterprise-class 600 Pro. Does this 200 GB drive impress our team?
Seagate Rolls Out 4 TB Hard Drives
Apr 4, 2013 - in News
Seagate has announced that it has started shipping out 4 TB drives with platters of 1 TB.
Seagate Unveils Its Third Generation SSHDs
Mar 8, 2013 - in News
The company's new lineup of SSHDs aims to "deliver blazing-fast performance and high-capacity at an affordable price".
Seagate Discontinuing Mobile 7200RPM Drives in 2013?
Mar 4, 2013 - in News
A Seagate rep has said that the company will stop the manufacture of 2.5-inch 7200RPM hard drives by the end of 2013.
Report: SSD Market Revenues Will More Than Double in 2013
Jan 23, 2013 - in News
The SSD market is expected to equal 40-percent of the HDD market by 2016.
Seagate Reports Flat HDD Shipment Growth
Jan 9, 2013 - in News
Seagate has released a preliminary result of its fiscal second quarter 2013, or the fourth calendar quarter of 2012.
Western Digital Regains HDD Market Lead in Q2
Aug 28, 2012 - in News
Following Seagate, Western Digital has apparently recovered from the impact of the Thailand flood as well. As of Q2, the company has become the leading hard drive maker again.
Seagate Completes Acquisition of LaCie
Aug 6, 2012 - in News
Seagate confirmed that it has closed the acquisition LaCie, which will give the company a stronger position in the retail market.
Seagate to Continue Focus on Hybrid HDDs
Jul 31, 2012 - in News
Seagate forecasts weakening shipments of hard drives and slight price erosion, while the company banks on new hybrid drives slated for release later this year.