updated 08:30 am EDT, Wed August 2, 2006
ToughTech XE released
WiebeTech has released a new version of its ToughTech drive enclosures. The updated ToughTech series features the new ToughTech XE, which is now available with four ports -- eSATA, dual FireWire 800/400, and USB 2.0. The updates drives feature the new Oxford 924 bridge (replacing the Oxford 922) for improved data speed. The metal enclosure features a anti-shock system for the 3.5-inch hard drives connected via either SATA-1 or SATA-2. The ToughTech XE is compatible wit any Mac or PC using and is available now for $120; it also can be purchased with a bundled 250GB ($255), 500GB ($460), or 750GB ($800) hard drive.