Western Digital VelociRaptor now available at Newegg

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The new Western Digital VelociRaptor hard drive is now available on Newegg for $299.99. It is the fastest SATA desktop drive in the world.

The VelociRaptor has the following specifications:

  • 300GB capacity
  • 3.0Gbps SATA II interface
  • 10,000RPM spindle speed
  • 16MB cache
  • 1.4 million hours MTBF
  • 5-year limited warranty

Western Digital claims the VelociRaptor is up to 35% than the prevous Raptor. The VelociRaptor is actually a 2.5″ drive encased in a large 3.5″ heatsink.

Newegg Link

Western Digital Product Page



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