Showa Denko Begins Shipments of Platters for MAMR HDDs

Tuesday, February 18th, 2020 - HDDs, Teknologi

Showa Denko Begins Shipments of Platters for MAMR HDDs Following up on news from earlier this month that they have developed HAMR HDD platters, Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) has announced that it has started shipments microwave assisted recording (MAMR) HDD platters. The announcement confirms that...

Silicon Power Unveils Stream S07 External Hard Drives: Up to 8 TB

Friday, February 7th, 2020 - HDDs, Teknologi

Silicon Power Unveils Stream S07 External Hard Drives: Up to 8 TB Silicon Power has revealed a new series of consumer-oriented 3.5-inch external USB hard drives. The Stream S07 HDDs can be used with PCs, Smart TVs, and other devices. The Silicon Power Stream S07...

Western Digital Begins to Sample 18 TB & 20 TB ‘Energy Assisted’ Hard Drives

Tuesday, December 24th, 2019 - HDDs, Teknologi

Western Digital Begins to Sample 18 TB & 20 TB ‘Energy Assisted’ Hard Drives Western Digital has started partner sampling of its 18 TB and 20 TB energy-assisted magnetic recording (EAMR) drives. The HDDs utilize WD's up and coming EAMR tech to further improve their...

Toshiba Announces 6 TB HDDs for Surveillance Applications

Thursday, December 5th, 2019 - HDDs, Teknologi

Toshiba Announces 6 TB HDDs for Surveillance Applications Toshiba has introduced a new line of energy-efficient hard drives for surveillance applications. The new DT02-V series HDDs will support up to 32 HD streams and offer capacities of up to 6 TB. The company says that...

Seagate: 18 TB HDD Due in First Half 2020, 20 TB Drive to Ship in Late 2020

Tuesday, November 5th, 2019 - HDDs, Teknologi

Seagate: 18 TB HDD Due in First Half 2020, 20 TB Drive to Ship in Late 2020 Seagate last week clarified its high-capacity HDD roadmap during its earnings call with analysts and investors. The company is on track to ship its first commercial HAMR-based hard...

Western Digital Reveals 18 TB DC HC550 'EAMR' Hard Drive

Thursday, September 19th, 2019 - HDDs, Teknologi

Western Digital Reveals 18 TB DC HC550 'EAMR' Hard Drive Marking an important step in the development of next-generation hard drive technology, Western Digital has formally announced the company’s first hard drives based on energy-assisted magnetic recording. Starting things off with capacities of 16 TB...

Western Digital 20 TB HDD: Crazy Capacity for Cold Storage

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019 - HDDs, Teknologi

Western Digital 20 TB HDD: Crazy Capacity for Cold Storage As operators of cloud datacenters need more storage capacity, higher capacity HDDs are being developed. As data hoarders need more capacity, higher capacity HDDs are needed. Last week Western Digital introduced its new Utrastar DC...