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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.
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.
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Mar 7, 2013 - in News
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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.
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.
WD Sells 62M HDDs, Wants More Excitement For Windows 8
Oct 23, 2012 - in News
Western Digital (WD) delivered a solid quarterly result by current standards but reflected a cautious stance toward the potential positive impact of Windows 8 on the PC industry.
Western Digital Launches Wi-Fi Network Extender
Oct 12, 2012 - in News
Extend your wireless network range with WD's new My Net Wi-Fi Range Extender.
Western Digital Launches 8TB My Book Thunderbolt Drive
Oct 11, 2012 - in News
My Book 4TB external hard drive also announced.
Western Digital Launches 4 TB Nearline HDDs
Sep 27, 2012 - in News
Western Digital has begun offering 4 TB versions of its 3.5-inch enterprise SAS and SATA hard drives.
HGST Announces New Helium-Filled Hard Disk Drive Platform
Sep 22, 2012 - in News
We won't be needing birthday balloons any more for our funny voices, thanks to the upcoming HGST new helium-filled hard disk drive platform.*
WD Intros 'World's Thinnest' 2.5-inch Hybrid Hard Drive
Sep 10, 2012 - in News
Western Digital is now sampling 5-mm hybrid drives to OEMs.