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  • Last update: Monday 25 November 2013 [13 news items]

Western Digital pushing new hybrid drive technology to niche markets

Nov 25, 21:26

Western Digital has developed a new hybrid drive technology, integrating an 120GB solid state drive (SSD) and an 1TB hard disc drive (HDD) into a 2.5-inch hard drive. The company...

Toshiba launches 7,278rpm 2.5-inch HDD series with 7mm height

Aug 20, 14:19

Toshiba has announced that it will expand its family of small form factor 2.5-inch hard disc drives (HDDs) with a new series that packs up to 500GB of data storage into a unit with...

Toshiba MQ01ACF series HDD

Desktops set to adopt 2.5-inch hard drives as all-in-one PC form factor gains favor, says IHS

Apr 16, 16:34

Demand from all-in-one PCs combined with requirements for lower power consumption and a thinner, smaller storage alternative to existing 3.5-inch hard disk drives (HDD) will help...

Prices for 2.5-inch HDDs rise by 5-10% due to Thailand flooding

Oct 21, 16:42

The serious flooding in Thailand has forced hard disk drive (HDD) assembly and HDD component factories in the area to stop production and consequently a global shortage of HDDs is...

Commentary: HDD market consolidates as players keep their eyes on the cloud

Jun 3, 15:51

The year 2011 has been a volatile one for the hard drive disk (HDD) industry. With Western Digital having bought Hitachi Global Storage Technologies (HGST) for US$4.3 billion and...

Global shipment proportion for 2.5-inch 500GB single-platter HDDs to rise to 40% in 2Q11

Dec 28, 12:15

The proportion of 2.5-inch 500GB single-platter models in global hard disk drive (HDD) shipments is forecast at 30-35% for first-quarter 2011 and 40% for the second quarter, according...

Hard drives with 1TB platters to mature in 2011

Dec 23, 01:40

As 500GB platter designs are already mature, allowing 2.5-inch hard drives to become capable of offering 1TB capacities, sources from hard drive makers believe 1TB platter designs...

Computer storage market set to resume growth in 2010, says iSuppli

Mar 12, 10:23

After suffering a decline in 2009, global revenues from shipments of hard disk drives (HDDs) and optical disk drives (ODDs) used in computers is expected to grow in 2010 as PC shipments...

Samsung and Toshiba push 2.5-inch hard drives to 640GB

Sep 10, 17:06

Samsung Electronics has strengthened its lineup of 2.5-inch hard disk drives (HDDs), following a similar move by Toshiba. Both companies now offer models featuring capacity up to...

Samsung Spinpoint M7 series

iPhone killers are lifesavers for handset display demand, says iSuppli

Aug 14, 16:05

Global shipments of QVGA and higher resolution 2.5- to 4.9-inch handset displays are projected to rise to 149.9 million units in 2009, up an impressive 22.1% from 122.8 million in...

Intel suspends shipments of 34nm SSDs

Jul 31, 12:33

Intel has suspended shipments of its recently launched 34nm NAND flash-based SSDs due to the discovery of a bug that could render the drives inoperable on systems that have a password...

A-Data launches SSD via co-branding with Intel

Apr 8, 15:41

A-Data Technology has launched a 2.5-inch SATA SSD for notebooks, the A-Data X25-M, under a co-branding strategy with Intel.


Transcend offers new SSDs up to 192GB in capacity

Feb 24, 14:46

Transcend has recently announced a lineup of solid-state drives (SSD) that include a 1.8-inch portable SSD (SSD18M) and 1.8- and 2.5-inch form-factor SATA 3Gb/s and IDE interface...

Transcend SSD lineup
Realtime news
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    IT + CE | 7h 20min ago

  • BenQ applying Productivity 4.0-based smart factory solutions to Qisda factory

    Displays | 7h 21min ago

  • Opto Tech sees booming shipments of LED display panels

    LED | 7h 24min ago

  • Open bids for 2,500-2,600MHz bands increase to NT$25.275 billion, says NCC

    Mobile + telecom | 7h 25min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Global application processor market to rise 8.5% in 2016

    Bits + chips | 7h 29min ago

  • Samsung continues to decrease TV production capacity in 2015

    Displays | 7h 37min ago

  • TSMC to dispose of Xintec shares

    Bits + chips | 7h 39min ago

  • 158 workers in Hsinchu Science Park laid off in November

    Before Going to Press | 7h 53min ago

  • Samsung to focus more on value-added flagship TVs to offset weakening TV demand

    Before Going to Press | 9h 11min ago

  • Samsung showing signs of surpassing LG Display in revenues

    Before Going to Press | 9h 12min ago

  • Taiwan panel makers calling on China government for component tariff reductions

    Before Going to Press | 9h 13min ago

  • China LED lighting production in 2015 valued at CNY210.5 billion

    Before Going to Press | 9h 13min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Global tablet shipments to drop less than 5% in 2016 thanks to large-size models

    Before Going to Press | 9h 13min ago

  • LDK Solar may be forced to sell solar-grade silicon wafer business

    Before Going to Press | 9h 14min ago

  • LDK Solar's bankruptcy is due to too high debt ratio, says chairman

    Before Going to Press | 9h 15min ago

  • TSMC to sell 5.1% of Xintec

    Before Going to Press | 9h 15min ago

  • Intel pushing new entry-level PC processors in 2Q15-3Q15

    Before Going to Press | 9h 16min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Global application processor market to rise 8.5% in 2016

    Before Going to Press | 9h 17min ago

  • Wistron lands cloud computing service orders from airport in Southeast Asia country

    Before Going to Press | 9h 17min ago

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    Samsung 850 EVO M.2 and 850 EVO mSATA SSD

    Samsung Electronics has unveiled the 850 EVO M.2 and 850 EVO mSATA solid state drive (SSD) lineups. The 850 EVO M.2 and mSATA SSDs are new form factors of the 850 EVO SSD that launched...

    Photo: Company, Apr 14.

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    3D NAND die with M.2 SSD

    Intel and Micron have jointly announced the availability of their 3D NAND technology. This new 3D NAND technology, jointly developed by the companies, stacks layers of data storage...

    Photo: Company, Apr 7.

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    Samsung 1TB mSATA SSD

    Samsung Electronics has launched its 840 EVO mSATA SSD line-up, including a one terabyte (TB) version. The Samsung 840 EVO mSATA SSD is an extension of the 840 EVO line-up which...

    Photo: Company, Dec 18.

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    Toshiba HK3R SSD

    Toshiba has announced that it will expand its family of enterprise SSD with new models designed to support read intensive applications with SATA interface. The new "HK3R series" will...

    Photo: Company, Dec 13.

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    Toshiba MQ02ABF slim HDD

    Toshiba has announced the launch of slim 7mm-height 2.5-inch, two-platter, 5,400 RPM SATA hard disk drives (HDD). The new MQ02ABF series, Toshiba's first two-platter 7mm-height HDD...

    Photo: Company, Oct 28.

China Internet TV and OTT market developments
2015 China smartphone panel trend forecast

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    As of 2013, the 10 ASEAN nations had a total of over 700 million mobile subscriptions, with the CAGR from 2003-2013 reaching 24%. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the various mobile broadband markets in ASEAN and looks at the respective trends in 4G LTE development for those markets.

  • 2015 global tablet demand forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report provides a 2015 forecast for the global tablet market and analyzes the strategies of key market players such as Google, Apple, Intel, and Microsoft.

  • 2015 China smartphone panel trend forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the strategies of key China-based major panel makers BOE, Tianma and IVO for attacking the different market segments through technology and pricing, and their relationship to local vendors Huawei, Lenovo, ZTE, Xiaomi and Coolpad.