A week later, Toshiba will show hard disk capacity of 5 TB

| February 11, 2014

Toshiba has recently completed the acquisition of the company’s business SSD-OCZ Technology Group for $ 35 million First SSDs within this transaction will be announced next week at a special event in Taiwan. There’s also the Japanese manufacturer will show a high-capacity hard drive.

In accordance with the Chinese version of the site VR-Zone, next Wednesday, February 19, Toshiba will demonstrate 5 TB hard drive capacity. Detailed information about the new product not yet announced, but it is reported that the device will receive two interface – SATA 6Gb / s SAS and 6Gb / s.


More capacious HDD prepares Seagate. Earlier it was reported that in the second quarter, the company will release a 3.5-inch hard drive with 6TB and 7200 rpm.

6-terabyte drive also offers company HGST, a division of Western Digital. It is a model Ultrastar He6, whose sealing range is not filled with air and light helium. Such technology allows to reduce power consumption and increase the capacity of HDD through the use of additional plates. In Japanese retail Ultrastar He6 sells for about $ 624.

As for Toshiba, in addition to 5-terabyte hard drive, the company is preparing to show corporate and consumer SSDs that use memory NAND Flash, made on 19-nanometer process technology. For more product information will be presented on February 19.


Category: Hardware, Technology

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