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HGST Ultrastar He8 8TB drives out now, 10TB soon

HGST Ultrastar He8 8TB drives out now, 10TB soon

The new HGST 8TB Ultrastar He8 hard drives are now shipping today. These hard drives are powered by HGST's patented Helioseal technology, which makes use of hermetically-sealed helium-filled hard drives to provide what HGST claims is "high-capacity, high-reliability and performance." The new drives, dubbed the HGST ...

Seagate breaks down barriers with 8TB HDDs

Seagate breaks down barriers with 8TB HDDs

Seagate has really been pushing the envelope lately in the data storage sector. First they counter Western Digital's helium 6TB drives by jam-packing existing HDD tech to match WD's offer. Now, they're shipping 8TB HDDs out to select customers, and 10 terabyte drives are boasted 'soon'. Seagate's vice president of ...