To put that into perspective, the 1.5TB F2EG uses 6.3 watts during read/writes and 5.1 watts when idle whereas Western Digitalís 1TB RE2-GP energy efficient hard drive has an average operational power consumption of 7.4 watts and Seagateís 7200.11 1.5TB drive idles at 8.0 watts. Also available in 500GB and 1TB capacities, the new F2EG uses a 3Gbps SATA interface and comes with either 16MB or 32MB of buffer memory. Check out more detailed specs here.
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