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Western Digital Intros its 12 TB MyBook Duo External HDD
Jul 23, 2014 - in News
WD announces first external hard drives with the new 6 TB drives.
Western Digital Introduces 6 TB WD Red HDD
Jul 22, 2014 - in News
Western Digital introduces seven new hard drives.
Western Digital Intros My Book Duo
Jun 24, 2014 - in News
Here's a good way to back up your files.
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.
WD Unveils PCIe Hard Drives
Jun 3, 2014 - in News
WD is slowly making the transition to PCIe SATA Express drives.
WD Debuts First Portable Thunderbolt-Powered Dual-Drive
Mar 27, 2014 - in News
A new drive aimed at creative pros and enthusiasts.
WD Intros 2-Bay Prosumer Personal Cloud Storage
Mar 4, 2014 - in News
Here's a two-bay NAS that can be accessed from anywhere, anytime.
HGST Debuts Colorful Touro S Mobile External Drives
Feb 26, 2014 - in News
HGST launches a new line of external hard drives.
WD Launches Purple Line of HDDs for Surveillance Market
Feb 25, 2014 - in News
WD launched another surveillance-focused hard drive aimed at systems supporting 32 cameras.
Seagate's 6TB HDDs Coming in Early 2Q 2014
Feb 3, 2014 - in News
Seagate is working on a 6 TB hard drive.
WD Black2 is a 2-in-1 SSD, HDD Combo Drive
Nov 25, 2013 - in News
This 2.5 inch drive combines an SSD with an HDD.
Ultrastar Hard Drive Uses Helium to Maximize Capacity
Nov 5, 2013 - in News
Western Digital's HGST is using helium to tackle industry-wide challenges in scaling current areal density technologies.
Western Digital Updates "Black" Line of HDDs
Oct 14, 2013 - in News
The updated WD Black drives have increased performance over the previous models.
WD Announces My Cloud Personal Cloud for Consumers
Oct 2, 2013 - in News
Western Digital has a solution for your own personal cloud.
WD Announces New Additions to My Book HDD Line
Sep 25, 2013 - in News
New drives are already on sale online.
Western Digital Releases 4 TB WD Green Drive HDD
Sep 15, 2013 - in News
Western Digital has expanded its Green series to include a 4 TB option.
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.
Western Digital Acquiring SSD Maker sTec Inc.
Jun 24, 2013 - in News
Western Digital has offered to acquire sTec Inc. for around $340 million USD.
WD Debuts World's Thinnest 1 TB Hard Drive
Jun 5, 2013 - in News
Western Digital is introducing its new mobile 1 TB hard drive, and it is only 7 mm thick.
Western Digital Announces New Lineup of Se Hard Drives
May 31, 2013 - in News
WD is releasing a new lineup of hard drives, the Se lineup for datacenters.
WD Ships My Passport Ultra USB 3.0 External Drives
May 15, 2013 - in News
Here's a quick way to back up your data and look stylish in the process.
WD Black SSHDs Use SanDisk iSSD Storage
May 7, 2013 - in News
WD revealed a bit more about its Black SSHD storage solution.
Western Digital Investing $51 Million in SSD Company Skyera
Mar 13, 2013 - in News
Western Digital is betting big on Skyera.
HGST Hits 10-Nanometer Patterned-Bit Milestone
Mar 4, 2013 - in News
HGST's new discovery will double the bit density of today's disk drives by the end of the decade.
WD Shows Off SSHD Hybrid 5mm Hard Drives
Feb 20, 2013 - in News
Western Digital is working on a 'hybrid' hard drive, a big hard drive mated with a little SSD
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.
Western Digital's 4 TB WD4001FAEX Review: Back In Black
Jan 8, 2013 - in Reviews
Western Digital has a new 4 TB flagship. Its WD4001FAEX is part of the company’s Black family of performance-oriented drives. Spinning at 7,200 RPM, it might seem at home in a high-end desktop, but our numbers suggest it might fare better in a server.
WD Launching 5TB HDDs By End of 2013
Dec 3, 2012 - in News
Two 5 TB drives are expected to hit the market by 4Q13, claims two leaked Western Digital slides.
WD Upgrades Black HDD Line with 4TB Model
Nov 22, 2012 - in News
Western Digital is now offering a 4 TB model in its line of WD Black desktop HDDs.
WD Intros New 802.11ac Wireless Router, Bridge
Nov 15, 2012 - in News
Here's a good way to set up a new 802.11ac home or office network.