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Disk drives to hit 30TB by end of next year
Published in PC Hardware

Platter maker thinks it can hit its target

The company which makes HD platters said that it expects to "realise near-line HDD having storage capacity of more than 30TB" by the end of 2023.

Seagate releases on 2nd generation HAMR drives
Published in News
Friday, 24 September 2021 11:15

Seagate releases on 2nd generation HAMR drives

Its HAMR time

Seagate said that it is already working on 2nd generation HAMR drives with 30TB capacity.

Seagate rolls out FireCuda 530 PCIe 4.0 M.2 NVMe SSD at SG21
Published in PC Hardware

Phison controller and Micron's 3D TLC NAND

During SG1, Seagate has unveiled its latest flagship SSD, the FireCuda PCIe 4.0 M.2 NVMe SSD, reaching a sequential performance of up to 7,300/6,900 MB/s, thanks to Phison controller and 176L 3D TLC NAND.

Seagate brings Cyberpunk 2077-themed FireCuda 520 limited edition SSD
Published in PC Hardware

Only 2077 to be made

Seagate has launched the new Cyberpunk 2077-themed FireCuda 520 SSD, featuring PCIe 4.0 interface, a custom RGB Cyberpunk 2077 heatsink, and a 1TB capacity.

Dual-actuator hard drives become available
Published in PC Hardware

Mach 2 available for enterprises

Seagate's dual-actuator hard drive, the Mach.2, is now "available to select customers."

Expanding Xbox Series X/S storage will be costly
Published in Gaming
Thursday, 24 September 2020 23:51

Expanding Xbox Series X/S storage will be costly

$220 for 1TB

It appears that expanding Xbox Series X/S will cost quite a penny and according to early listings, you'll have to pay $220 for 1TB of storage.

Seagate's HDD roadmap suggests 100TB drives by 2025
Published in PC Hardware

Just in time for VR porn

Storage specialist Seagate seems to think that the world will need a lot of storage by 2025 – 100 TBs of it.

Seagate launches consumer Barracuda SATA SSDs
Published in PC Hardware

Reaching up to 2TB in capacity

Seagate has joined the crowded consumer SSD market with its newest Barracuda SSDs which will be available in 250GB, 500GB, 1TB and 2TB capacities as well as hitting read and write speeds of up to 540MB/s and 520MB/s, respectively.

Cloud company checks the reliability of its big hard drives
Published in Cloud

You might want to rethink the 4TB Seagate ST4000DM000

Cloud backup specialists Backblaze, a company with more than 100 thousand hard drives in operation, decided to have a look at the failure rates of its hard drives, and they don't make pleasant reading for those who own the 4TB Seagate ST4000DM000.

Seagate announces Exos X14 enterprise HDD
Published in News

With new MACH.2 and HAMR technologies

Seagate has officially announced its newest Exos 14 HDD at the OCP summit, a helium filled 14TB HDD aimed at the enterprise market, which uses new MACH.2 Multi Actuator and HAMR technologies, allowing it to hit a record 480MB/s sustained throughput.