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WD Ships Slim, Energy-Efficient Hard Drive for Ultrabook Devices

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Western Digital, a worldwide storage leader, today announced it is shipping the WD Scorpio Blue 7 mm hard drive, the latest addition to its mobile hard drive family and the 2.5-inch drive with the lowest power consumption on the market today. Specified to a best-in-class 400Gs shock tolerance, the new single-platter WD Scorpio Blue small form factor hard drives are available in 500 GB and 320 GB capacities and the drives' compatibility with industry-standard 9.5 mm slots make them ideal storage options for mainstream notebooks as well as slimmer notebook and Ultrabook devices that require a 7 mm drive height.

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so here's hoping now we can see cheaper ultrabooks, I really like the concept as I dont like to carry a big*** notebook in my bag. :rockout:
 
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Speed: 5400 RPM.

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