Western Digital unveils 1TB, 2.5-inch notebook drive

By Jos · 6 replies
Jul 27, 2009
  1. Months after breaking the 2TB mark in the desktop hard drive space, Western Digital is now pushing the boundaries of mobile storage by announcing the world’s first 1TB 2.5-inch drive. Available also in a smaller 750GB version, both drives join the company’s “Scorpio Blue” line and offer 3Gbps SATA connectors, spin at up to 5,200rpm, have 8MB of cache and are based on 333GB-per-platter technology.

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  2. LinkedKube

    LinkedKube TechSpot Project Baby Posts: 3,486   +45

    Those arent bad prices considering its for a notebook.
  3. Tekkaraiden

    Tekkaraiden TS Evangelist Posts: 997   +93

    Wow that's quite impressive.
  4. TechCombo

    TechCombo TS Rookie

    Awesome! I have a WD 250 GB HD and that is great! 1 TB now could last you well forever with great prices... how can you go wrong?
  5. mattfrompa

    mattfrompa TS Evangelist Posts: 553   +57

    Agreed that really isn't bad and possibly a worthwhile upgrade if you only own a laptop as many do.
  6. Littlethumper

    Littlethumper TS Rookie Posts: 21

    Awesome!, got 350GB but now they had 1TB, hmm...i would love to have that!
    ...no worries on space storage, specially if using to work and school!
  7. It would be nice, if they could come up with a 7.200rpm 2.5 hard drive, at the storage level.
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