HGST announces 10TB helium drive

HGST-logoHGST announced on Tuesday a list  of innovations that will enrich the company’s portfolio of storage devices.

The company announced a list of high capacity HDD models:10TB-WD-helioseal-hdd

  • 8TB Ultrastar He8, the company’s second-generation helium-filled HDD
  • Ultrastar 7K6000 is HGST’s seventh generation air-based platform, enabling industry leading performance at high capacities (5TB and 6TB)
  • 10TB HDD for cloud and cold storage harnessing two complementary technologies: HelioSeal technology and host-managed Shingled Magnetic Recording (SMR)

HGST is currently sampling the new 10TB HDDs, meaning it won’t be on the market for a few months yet.

Read the Press Release on hgst.com and the Product Page.

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