Tag Archives: hard drive

Potential hard drive shortage looms

Seagate Hard Drive Recently, we’ve become used to cheaper computer components on the whole, which is just as well as the PC industry attempts to fight the global economic downturn. It wasn’t so long.. more
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Samsung Spinpoint M8 1TB laptop hard disk revealed

Samsung has announced a new hard drive for notebooks, the Spinpoint M8 with a 1TB capacity. This is a 2.5 inch notebook drive which manages to fit its 1TB storage space.. more
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LaCie Little Big Disk external HD with Thunderbolt

Thunderbolt has been a word on many people’s lips this past week, after Apple refreshed its line of MacBook Pro laptops and added support for the I/O technology developed by Intel... more
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Sony to introduce new hack-proof PS3?

Sony is developing a new “hack-proof” model of the PlayStation 3, as a response to hackers who cracked the security of the console. That’s the whisper coming from Everything HQ, which cites recent drops in PS3 prices as a sign that Sony is preparing to.. more
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Plextor M2S solid-state drive coming to UK

Plextor has announced the launch of its second-gen M2S series solid-state drive in the UK. The 2.5 inch drive will be available in 64GB, 128GB and 256GB capacities, supporting the SATA III 6Gb/s interface. Read speeds of up to 480MB/s and write speeds of 330MB/s.. more
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Micron RealSSD C400 range unveiled

Micron has announced a new range of four Solid State Drives for notebooks. The RealSSD C400 drives come in 64GB, 128GB, 256GB and 512GB capacities, in both 1.8 inch and 2.5 inch form factors designed for ultraportables and standard laptops. According to a report on.. more
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LaCie Starck Mobile USB 3.0 hard drive unveiled

LaCie has unleashed a new version of its Philippe Starck designed portable hard disk. A fancy looking gadget with a polished aluminium case, the new LaCie Starck Mobile drive comes with a USB 3.0 port. The SuperSpeed connection is theoretically ten times faster than USB.. more
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Faulty Apple Time Capsules recalled

Apple has said that some of its Time Capsule back-up hard disks sold in a five month period in 2008 may be faulty. The devices may not boot up, or may be temperamental and shut down randomly, Apple was reported as saying at Macworld. The.. more
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First USB 3.0 drive launched by Freecom

Freecom has announced its Hard Drive XS 3.0, which is apparently the first external hard disk in the world to offer SuperSpeed USB 3.0 technology. The compact drive will be backwards compatible with USB 2.0, and offer zippy transfer rates of 130MBps, with storage capacities.. more
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The Wyplayer launched in the UK

There is a new device called the Wyplayer which is a neat little set top box that has a built in DVB-T receiver, allowing users to watch the UK Freeview service provided by the free to view digital TV broadcaster, and because it has two.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Digital TV News: Satellite, Cable, IPTV & HDTV / 3DTV