Seagate Halts 7200rpm 2.5inch Drives

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  1. Hilbert Hagedoorn

    Hilbert Hagedoorn Don Vito Corleone Staff Member

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    Interesting, Seagate Technology, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of hard disk drives, plans to cease production of mobile hard drives with 7200rpm spindle speed late this year as t...

    Seagate Halts 7200rpm 2.5inch Drives
     
  2. proFits

    proFits Ancient Guru

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    Historical milestone right there. SSD starting to kill the need to certain HDDs!
     
  3. Loophole35

    Loophole35 Ancient Guru

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    I see western digital's 7200 rpm 2.5" going up in price now. Glad I already got my 500GB 7200 in my PS3.
     
  4. NAMEk

    NAMEk Master Guru

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    Bad :(
     

  5. Elder III

    Elder III Ancient Guru

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    While SSDs are undoubtedly faster, due to the price premium for them I still see 7200 rpm HDDs and being a common market necessity.
     
  6. volkov956

    volkov956 Ancient Guru

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    of the 3 Laptops that I have that have a total of 9 HDs 3 are SSD main drive others are still Raid Seagate 2.5 7200 drives.... hmmm time to order a few for stock i guess incase I need them havent had the best luck with raided western digital 7200 black drives but then always getting the seagate ones for cheaper.....
     

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