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Western Digital Ships 250GB 2.5" Notebook Drive

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Western Digital Corp., today announced it is now shipping its 250 GB WD Scorpio 2.5-inch Serial ATA (SATA) hard drives. The drives employ perpendicular magnetic recording (PMR) technology to achieve the highest capacity available in a small form factor drive and have WD proprietary features that make the drive quiet, use less power and run at cool operating temperatures.




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Really, that isnt a bad price for a notebook hdd. 250GB is standard fare now a days for pcs. I mean, mine come with a 250GB SATA HDD and that was 3 years ago ( I have since kept my maxtor :) ).
 

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Hard to believe hard drives are this big in that small of a package. I keep an old 1000 mb scsi from 1992 just for giggles it takes up 2 5 1/2 inch bays and sounds like a 747 when it spools up it cost 5,000.00. Those were the days:laugh:
 
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Hard to believe hard drives are this big in that small of a package. I keep an old 1000 mb scsi from 1992 just for giggles it takes up 2 5 1/2 inch bays and sounds like a 747 when it spools up it cost 5,000.00. Those were the days:laugh:
a bigfoot :) I had even bigger, size of a dictionary ;)