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Tuesday, 20 Mar 2012

Seagate First in Achieving Milestone Storage Density of 1 Terabit Per Square Inch

Seagate First in Achieving Milestone Storage Density of 1 Terabit Per Square Inch

Thanks to heat-assisted magnetic recording (HAMR), Seagate has managed to reach this landmark data density.

Friday, 2 Dec 2011

Seagate Soups Up Laptop PC Performance with Second Gen Solid State Hybrid Drive

Seagate Soups Up Laptop PC Performance with Second Gen Solid State Hybrid Drive

Seagate is now shipping the second gen Momentus XT. Powered by Adaptive Memory and FAST factor technologies, it is nearly 70% faster than the previous Momentus drive version and up to three times faster than a traditional hard disk drive.

Friday, 11 Nov 2011

Hard Drives' Prices Shoot Up

Hard Drives' Prices Shoot Up

Thailand's flood crisis may be slowing down, but the tech industry may take a year or more to recover from its devastating effects. The most obvious problem now is that hard disk prices are shooting up dramatically.

Tuesday, 8 Nov 2011

Capital Equipment Costs to Fix Flooded HDD Factories in Thailand Substantial

Capital Equipment Costs to Fix Flooded HDD Factories in Thailand Substantial

Replacement and repairing capital equipment in the flooded plants will lead to large increases in capital equipment, with the cost likely to amount to $1 billion.

Wednesday, 2 Nov 2011

Seagate Streamlines its Barracuda Family

Seagate Streamlines its Barracuda Family

Seagate is streamlining its flagship family of desktop drives under a single product line-up. Existing Barracuda XT and Barracuda Green series products will merge within a new Barracuda line-up in the near future.

Tuesday, 25 Oct 2011

Thailand Flood Affect HDD Supplies

Thailand Flood Affect HDD Supplies

The flood affecting Thailand now is the worst the country has ever experienced in half a century. Unfortunately, a quarter of the world's hard disks are manufactured there, and global supplies are expected to be badly affected.

Friday, 26 Aug 2011

Seagate Debuts GoFlex Satellite Mobile Wireless Storage

Seagate Debuts GoFlex Satellite Mobile Wireless Storage

Seagate today announced GoFlex Satellite mobile wireless storage, the first battery-powered external hard drive to wirelessly extend the storage capacity of any Wi-Fi enabled mobile device.

Thursday, 11 Aug 2011

Seagate Ships One Million Solid State Hybrid Drives

Seagate Ships One Million Solid State Hybrid Drives

Seagate has shipped its one millionth solid state hybrid drive for laptop PCs after launching Momentus XT in spring 2010.

Monday, 25 Jul 2011

Apple Replacing Seagate 1TB Hard Drives Used in Certain iMacs

Apple Replacing Seagate 1TB Hard Drives Used in Certain iMacs

A problem has been identified in a small number of Seagate 1TB hard drives used in the 21.5-inch and 27-inch iMacs and shipped between May and July 2011. Apple will replace these affected drives free of charge.

Monday, 27 Jun 2011

Seagate Delivers Storage for Tablets Featuring Hard Drives

Seagate Delivers Storage for Tablets Featuring Hard Drives

Seagate is delivering HDD storage for the world's first handheld tablet computers with hard drives.

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