WD unveils 6TB external hard drive
Dubai, March 28, 2011
Western Digital (WD), the leader in external storage solutions, has unveiled its dual-drive storage system with a six terabytes (TB) capacity.
The new My Book Studio Edition II provides users with 33 per cent more storage than the previous capacity, while maintaining the same footprint, a statement said.
Combining its extended 6 TB storage capacity and compatibility with Apple Time Machine, the new My Book Studio Edition II drive becomes an instant storage solution for a variety of professions, it added.
The system offers a quad interface providing maximum performance and flexibility including eSATA and FireWire 800 when maximum performance is essential; and FireWire 400 and USB 2.0 when system flexibility is most important.
“Thanks to advancements in HD video devices including digital SLR cameras and HD video cameras, the quality and quantity of video content being produced by professionals and enthusiasts alike has grown at an astounding pace,” said Dale Pistilli, vice president of marketing for WD’s branded products group.
“The My Book Studio Edition II drive now available with 6 TB of storage provides creative individuals with the expanded storage and bandwidth they need to effectively shoot, edit, and safely store their video productions without the need to compress their videos or reduce the overall quality of them for the sake of available space,” Pistilli added. – TradeArabia News Service