Company Western Digital Expands its Black product line with an 6 terabyte drive, reminding us that the older technology can still be relevant
Still interested in purchasing hard drive New to your computer? You should consider the new model of the home black series Western Digital The American, which features an impressive volume of 6 terabytes, 7,200 rpm and standard 3.5 inches.
It is true that the market already exist hard drives In terms of 8 terabytes and even 10 terabytes, these drives are intended for the server and enterprise market and are partly based on SAS connections that do not exist for home users - or simply cost a lot of money.
In contrast, WD's current drive is one of the first in such a high volume that is intended for gamers and other home users looking for volume storage High in compact packaging and good performance (in terms of the world of hard drives).
With a price tag of about $ 294 (about $ 100 in direct conversion), it pays less than 1,156 terabytes and 2 terabytes already available in the market, but as mentioned maintains the compact advantage and should offer superior theoretical performance - and in all Case costs about one-sixth of the price of drivesSSD Most competitive in terms of cost per gigabyte of volume storage, Making it clear that, despite everything, the market still needs good old mechanical drives, at least as a secondary method in the system to store a variety of files that access is not frequent.