Seagate is now shipping the second generation of Momentus XT, its groundbreaking solid state hybrid drive for consumer and commercial laptops and the company’s fastest drive ever for personal computers.
Its 2.5-inch form factor drive is utilized SATA 6GB/s interface and probably 7200 rpm.
The Momentus XT 750GB SSHD is brings Seagate’s Adaptive Memory and FAST Factory technologies.
This drive is 50 percent more capacity than the previous model, 1.5x faster, generation, and also double the NAND flash.
Seagate Momentus XT drive is currently shipping and retail price of 750GB unit is $245.
Seagate announced today the availability of the Seagate Laptop SSHD drive -- a 7mm-thin SSHD designed for laptops and certain ultrabooks -- and the all-new Seagate Desktop SSHD, the first hybrid drive for desktops. The former is the third-gen hybrid drive from the company, replacing the previous Momentus XT 500GB and Momentus XT 750GB. Similar to the Momentus XT drives, the new SSHDs (both laptop and desktop versions) come with both solid-state (flash memory, normally u ... »
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