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WD Celebrates 10 Years Of My Passport Ultra With Metallic Edition
Aug 19, 2014 - in News
Western Digital has built some very shiny new external hard drives, which will complement several Ultrabook designs.
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 Intros New Addition to WD TV Lineup
May 28, 2014 - in News
WD has added another media player in its line of WD TV set-top-boxes that's a bit more personal.
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.
Western Digital Announces 1 TB and 2 TB My Passport Slim
Sep 6, 2013 - in News
New portable hard drives under Western Digital's popular My Passport brand.
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.
System Builder Marathon, Q2 2013: $2500 Performance PC
Jun 23, 2013 - in Reviews
Can a bigger budget help this quarter's tiny PC beat my previous performance monster? Is it any more attractive than some of the mini-ITX-based platforms from the boutique builders? I'll answer that first question for you, and you answer the second.
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.
WD Unleashes World's Thinnest 2.5-inch HDD
Apr 23, 2013 - in News
WD has announced the arrival of the world's first 5 mm 2.5" hard drive.
WD Announces 10K RPM XE 3.5-inch SAS Hard Drives
Apr 22, 2013 - in News
WD has released a number of new SAS enterprise class 10K RPM drives.
HGST Debuts 12 Gb/s SAS Solid State Drives
Apr 10, 2013 - in News
HGST's new range of Ultrastar Drives are the industry's first 12 Gb/s SAS Solid State Drives.
Western Digital Investing $51 Million in SSD Company Skyera
Mar 13, 2013 - in News
Western Digital is betting big on Skyera.