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Seagate Momentus XT Review

11/28/2011, Seagate has just launched the Seagate Momentus XT, a 2.5” HDD (hard disk drive) that comes with a twist: Seagate claims that it can be as fast as an SSD (solid state drive) “in the real world”. First, why would it be so fast, and how did they manage...

Seagate Barracuda Drives Updated, Streamlined

11/01/2011, Seagate is overhauling its legendary barracuda line of hard drives by using the same technology on every barracuda drives, notably a 7200 rpm of rotational speed, 6Gb/sec SATA and the same DicsWizard driver for 2TB drives. This effectively leads to a...

Rumor: 5TB Seagate hard drives on their way

10/13/2011, How large is your most spacious hard drive in your desktop at the moment? 1TB? Well, it seems that the ante is about to be upped by another level as boffins continue their unrelentless march towards improving current technology by walking towards...

Seagate 4TB GoFlex

09/06/2011, Seagate has just announced its 4TB GoFlex external drive (7200rpm), which is a record amount of storage for a the GoFlex family. This is big enough to store 2000 HD movies, and is room more music than most people would ever own. Incidentally, this is also...

GoFlex Turbo Hard Drive Comes With Data Recovery

08/08/2011, Seagate has just announced a new external 500GB to 750GB GoFlex Turbo HDD  drive that comes with USB 3.0 and a 7200rpm rotation speed. However, the more interesting part is that a one-time data recovery service from SafetyNet is included with the drive....

Seagate shortens HDD warranties to two years from 5 – NOT!

08/05/2011, Update: The good people over at Seagate have stepped forward to say that nothing of the sort happened, and the 5-year warranty period will remain as status quo. Sorry for the false alarm, guys! It seems that your favorite hard drive manufacturer has just...

Seagate GoFlex Satellite hard drive passes FCC’s tests

05/14/2011, Another day, another device that will hit the FCC’s gates, knocking on its door to be given entrance before it is prodded and tested from all angles and directions so that the masses are able to enjoy its use when released without worrying about it...

Seagate Barracuda XT drive begins to ship

03/01/2011, Seagate has begun to ship their Barracuda XT drive which intends to offer a solution in overcoming the existing 2.1 TB barrier without sacrificing on user friendliness, hoping to go one up on its competitors in the process. Drive manufacturers don’t...

Seagate Slimmest GoFlex Drive Prototype – 9 mm

01/04/2011, [CES 2011] CES is all about showing off more performances in smaller packages when it comes to mobility. Seagate is showcasing its thin GoFlex 2.5 inch hard drive prototype, at 9 mm, it is 38%  slimmer  than the current ultra-portable Goflex drives. The...

Seagate GoFlex Certified Storage System for Third Parties

01/04/2011, [CES 2011] Seagate is announcing  Certified  GoFlex Storage System, its certification process to qualify products that will feature GoFlex drive slots, the program  aims to certify both slot-based devices and third-party external storage modules. First...

Seagate Barracuda Green hard drive now available

12/14/2010, Seagate has a heart for the environment with their latest Barracuda Green hard drive, where it is the industry’s highest performance eco-friendly 3.5-inch desktop drive that consumes extremely little juice, making it suitable for low-power personal...