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Western Digital formally introduced the My Passport Go SSD drive at CES 2019. It features a compact and rugged case with an integrated USB 3.0 cable. The case has a rubber bumper around the edge, which aids in its 2-meter drop resistance. The drive delivers up to 400MB/s read speed performance. [Read more…]
These Thunderbolt Duo drives can be configured in RAID 1 but the big payoff is RAID 0, which provides speeds up to 300MB/s. You can also read my first impressions of the WD My Book Thunderbolt Duo drives with real world speed tests.
Online backup service Backblaze continues to post an enormous amount of data concerning its experience with over 40,000 hard drives from all the major manufacturers. This data is unique in that it demonstrates the real world failure rates from hard drives that are being pushed on a daily basis. That’s something I can’t do in a review of a single hard drive. [Read more…]