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The newer variant of the SN550 Blue SSD from WD apparently writes at around half the speed - once its available SLC cache is full - as compared to what the original SN550 was capable of doing.
Western Digital has announced a new SanDisk flash drive that features a Lightning and a USB Type-C port, making it compatible with iPhones, Android devices, and PCs all at once. It starts at $44.99.
Western Digital and Kioxia have jointly announced their sixth-generation 3D flash storage technology, promising greater density for smaller storage dies, as well as improved performance.
Western Digital and its subsidiary SanDisk have announced that their lineups of portable SSDs will soon come in 4TB. The new models will be available later this quarter and start at $679.
WD announced its first PCIe Gen4-based M.2 NVMe SSD that touts twice the performance of its predecessor. It also debuted an SSD add-in-card and a Thunderbolt 3-based gaming dock with RGB.
Amazon is having a huge sale on Western Digital and SanDisk storage devices, with some of the lowest prices we've seen on several microSDXC cards, hard drives, NAS drives, and flash drives.
Some HDD and SSD storage deals went live the past few days, get some 2.5-inch internal SSDs starting at $85 for 1TB and some gamer spec SHDD goodness starting at $60 for 2TB; more inside!
The 4TB WD Elements desktop hard drive is down to only $80, or the 6TB capacity for $100, and the Apple AirPods are at their lowest price at $129, $10 less than last week. These and more deals inside!
Western Digital is once again trying to make a splash at this year's CES by showing off an 8TB portable SSD that supports transfer speeds up to 20Gbps. The company also has some new real products.
Save 50% off on the SimpliSafe 8 Piece Wireless Home Security System, also, the 5TB WD Elements portable hard drive is $100, and the Roomba 675 is back at its Black Friday coupon price at just $200!
With today's Back to School sales, the Acer Aspire 5 is just $399, the Vostro 14 3000 is back for only $299, and the 4TB WD Elements desktop hard drive is at its lowest price at $78 and much more.
Right now you can pick up the 500GB variant of the WD Black SN750 at 17% off its normal price, it's unclear how long this deal will last so if you are thinking of upgrading, now is the time to act!
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The American purveyor of storage solutions revealed it has found a way of using microwaves to further boost the storage capacity of hard drives, with volume production to commence in 2019.
Western Digital has completed plans to purchase Toshiba's semiconductor business for about ¥2 trillion. The deal will create a new alliance between the companies with greater investment opportunities.
With the Switch only shipping with a mere 32GB of storage, and downloadable content becoming popular among gamers, Nintendo has announced a new partnership with WD, launching licensed storage cards.
Today, SanDisk has announced its latest microSD , 400GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC UHS-I card. This monster card can be had for $249.99 and is available from a variety of retailers in the US.
Western Digital launched a series of high capacity drives aimed at professionals and consumers alike, offering up to a massive 20TB of storage that should ease your storage dilemma if you have one.
The Japanese manufacturer has stated that it would proceed as a sole investor in the Fab 6 plant adjacent to the firm's Yokkaichi facility, following failed joint investment negotiations with SanDisk.
In their ongoing march to supplant the mechanical hard drive, Western Digital announced the latest innovation in solid state hard drive 3D NAND technologies, which has reached a new milestone.
While we missed the $99.99 deal that Best Buy was offering yesterday, the 4TB disk hasn't returned to its full pricing as of writing. It can still be picked up with an $80 discount at $119.99.
WD says it's working with its customers "to identify and replace" some of its enterprise-class HGST Ultrastar hard drives, after seeing unusually high failure rates under specific circumstances.
Western Digital has announced it's expanding its portfolio of hard drives, with the addition of two new models, currently in testing. Both use Shingled Magnetic Recording and offer 12 or 14TB.
Western Digital, a giant in storage technology, is announcing the launch of its very first SSDs ever. The new models come in two variants: Green for entry-level, and Blue for normal users.
Western Digital has unveiled a new SDXC card with a whopping 1TB of storage. Aimed at video creators, and those working with huge amounts of data, the new card will be sold under the SanDisk brand.
Western Digital has built a neat custom hard drive specifically for the Raspberry Pi, which features 314 GB of energy-efficient storage in a slim form factor, and a 10 Pi-dollars price.
Western Digital announced on Wednesday that it is purchasing SanDisk. The acquisition brings together two of the largest storage companies, and the deal is expected to close next year.
The results of hard drive reliability tests conducted by online backup company Backblaze show that Seagate lags far behind competitors when it comes to the dependability of their products.
The Black2 crams both solid state and disk drive technologies into one drive. Similar to a desktop config, the Black2 makes the flash portion a primary boot drive with the HDD serving as bulk storage.
Western Digital is launching a new type of hard drive, that's sealed and filled with helium. The new drive will offer more storage for less energy and it might be a great fit in datacenters.
Recently WD expanded its flagship Black series with a 4TB model, meant to deliver a balance between speed, capacity and price. At $350, a Black 4TB drive is slightly cheaper than a pair of Black 2TB..
If you need a ridiculous amount of storage space, Western Digital can say that they more than have you covered. The company has brought its top-tier hard drives to a monstrous 4TB capacity.
Western Digital has announced plans to release My Passport Enterprise, a new portable hard drive made specifically for the Windows To Go feature found in Windows 8.
Western Digital has finally completed its acquisition of the hard drive division of Hitachi for $4.8 billion in cash and stock, making Western Digital the world's largest hard drive company.
Two of the major hard drive makers, Western Digital and Seagate, will be cutting back, sometimes drastically, on the time periods of their warranties for their products starting in late 2011 and 2012.
Western Digital has announced it has resumed production of hard drives in one of its Thailand plants after the building was shut down for a number of weeks due to flooding in that country.
A new report claims that the rise in PC hard drive prices due to flooding in Thailand might actually go down in December as hard drive shortages don't appear to be as bad as first thought.
The continuing floods in Thailand are officially affecting PC hard drive supplies and have sent prices for those products soaring as much as 40 percent higher in the past week.
Massive flooding in Thailand, the worst in 50 years in that country, could cause shortages in hard drive supplies for the next several months as some hard drive makers shut down operations.