Date: Tuesday, November 29th, 2011, 08:11
Category: hard drive, Hardware, News
This could smack of the nifty.
Per Engadget, hard drive manufacturer Seagate has released its 750GB Momentus XT, a hybrid HDD/SSD unit with a conventional 742GB hard drive attached to 8GB of NAND flash memory. The unit boosts a speedy SATA III 6Gb/s interface and promises to cut boot-up and lag times compared to a standard laptop hard disk, by gradually learning which of your files are popular enough to deserve a spot in that solid state VIP lounge. The unit retails for US$189 and includes a five-year warranty.
Stay tuned for additional details and if you happen to snag one, please let us know what you make of it in the comments.