updated 08:35 am EDT, Mon June 14, 2004
Seagate debuts new drives
Seagate today announced an expanded line of , including new internal and external hard drives with 400GB capacities, a new small footprint portable external hard drive with up to 100GB capacity (due this Fall) and "the world's first pocket external hard drive." The new Barracuda 7200.8 disc drive offers 400GB of storage, a 16MB cache, and a choice of an Ultra ATA interface or native Serial ATA (SATA) interface with native command queuing (NCQ). The new Seagate USB2 Pocket Hard Drive, also due by this Fall, is an ultra-compact USB-compatible 5GB drive built using a "tough-but-cute hard case." The new Seagate External Hard Drive will be on store shelves for the holiday shopping season, while the internal version will ship this Fall.