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Western Digital Releases 3D QLC NAND

Western Digital is a traditional hard disk drive manufacturer. That changed with the SanDisk purchase last year. Along with the sizable flash memory business, WD also picked ...

August 8, 2017 at 8:38 am by
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Western Digital and SanDisk Release 3D NAND SSDs

NAND flash memory has seen dramatic advancements over the past couple of years. Due to the swift march of progress, new processes quickly replace older ones. This is all part ...

July 28, 2017 at 6:09 am by

Toshiba and Western Digital Trade Accusations Over Deal

Over the past year, Toshiba struggled to secure their financial future. This was due to a number of poor investments and shady accounting practices. As a result of the hole ...

July 14, 2017 at 7:53 am by
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Western Digital Launches My Passport Ultra Drives

Western Digital started a design change for their external drives last year and now it’s time for the WD My Passport to change its look. The new My Passport Ultra has ...

June 28, 2017 at 12:24 pm by
WD RED and RED PRO 10TB

Western Digital Introduces WD RED and RED PRO 10TB Drives

Western Digital just announced a new addition to their popular RED series of NAS drives which now also are available as 10TB versions. The new capacity increase is for both ...

May 18, 2017 at 10:30 am by

HGST Now Shipping Ultrastar He12 12TB Hard Drive

It has been about 5 months since Western Digital introduced the HGST He12 12TB hard drive and now the company announced that it’s shipping these new impressive drives. ...

April 27, 2017 at 9:45 am by

Drobo 5N2 5-Bay Self-Managing NAS Review

Introduction Drobo only just released their newest NAS device and I already have the pleasure to have one of them in the office for a review and some benchmarking. The new ...

April 13, 2017 at 11:27 am by

G-Technology Launches 10TB G-DRIVE USB-C External HDD

G-Technology is a company known for their drives, created for the creative professionals. They already have a great line-up of drives and now there’s one more in ...

April 12, 2017 at 3:03 pm by

Western Digital Announces WD My Passport SSD

Western Digital is well known for their mechanical hard disk drives, both internal and external. But since they acquired SanDisk, they’ve also entered the SSD market. ...

April 7, 2017 at 6:10 pm by

Western Digital Announces 10 TB WD Purple HDDs

Western Digital announced that they are upping the capacity of their surveillance drives with 25% and releasing the new 10TB version in their Purple series. The WD Purple HDDs ...

April 5, 2017 at 10:56 am by

WD My Cloud Line Vulnerable to Internet Attacks

The WD My Cloud line has been found to be vulnerable to multiple attacks and while one bug was fixed, other ones were introduced. That is the bad news and the maybe worse ...

March 6, 2017 at 3:02 pm by

WD SanDisk Introduces Skyhawk NVMe SSD

Western Digital has been pushing their NAND business a lot since they acquired SanDisk which is pretty much a given. Else they wouldn’t have invested in them. All their ...

February 8, 2017 at 2:30 am by

WD Reveals World’s First 512Gb 64-layer 3D NAND

Western Digital has started production of the world’s first 64-layer 3D NAND flash chips, developed in partnership with Toshiba. WD and Toshiba – which recently announced ...

February 7, 2017 at 8:54 am by

Toshiba Confirms Selling Minority Stake in NAND Fab

Earlier in the month, reports surfaced about a potential Toshiba NAND fab sale. Due to poor financial performance and rocked by scandals, the Japanese conglomerate is in need ...

January 28, 2017 at 10:00 am by

Toshiba Considers Spinning Off NAND Business

The past year has been rough for Japanese conglomerate Toshiba. Coming off one of the biggest accounting scandals ever, the company is set as much as a $4 billion loss over ...

January 20, 2017 at 10:00 am by