Western Digital testing new 5mm-thick hybrid drive for Ultrabooks

Shawn Knight

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Western Digital has revealed they are sampling a new 5mm-thick (0.2-inch) hybrid storage drive that could end up in future Ultrabooks. Western Digital's 500GB unit will utilize a small amount of flash memory in addition to traditional spinning media to...

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I have a laptop with Seagate Momentus XT. I wonder if this would fit to replace it and what would the difference in performance will be.