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Hitachi Launches Super-Fast, Efficient 10,000RPM Hard Drive for Corporations

Last week, she came up with a new line for notebooks; today, Hitachi announced the launch of the Ultrastar C10K600, a high performance, energy efficient hard drive for corporate desktops.

Hitachi 10K hard drive

Operating at 10,000RPM, with a 64MB cache, the 6Gb / s Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) drive promises to be super efficient with a 15% faster random access performance and 18% faster sequential access than current competing products. Its average energy consumption is 22% less than normal in the HDD industry.

The Ultrastar C10K600 family of 2.5-inch hard drives will all be available in 300GB, 450GB and 600GB consumer models. Some unnamed OEM manufacturers have already selected the component to equip future lines of desktops.

(via Electronist)