Toshiba demonstrates huge 1.8 inch drive

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| Dec 6, 2006 at 3:20 pm CST

Toshiba have just raised the bar for compact hard disk storage space with the introduction of the world's first 100GB HDD which is only 1.8" in size. It operates at 4,200rpm with transfer speeds of up to 100MB/s.

For all the details on it have a read of Toshiba's official PR here folks.

Toshiba introduces a 100GB 1.8-inch embedded HDD for consumer electronic (CE) devices based on perpendicular magnetic recording (PMR), the MK1011GAH. Enabling some of today's most exciting, small form factor mobile devices, the new mini-drives offer manufacturers significant storage for consumer, commercial and PC applications - such as music players, handheld PCs, PDAs, wearable computers and laptops. Toshiba is committed to grow with developers and users to provide smart computing solutions, backed by Toshiba-renowned quality and technology leadership.

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