Hitachi unveils 500GB, razor-thin laptop hard drive
The Travelstar Z-series of drives also offer an optional bulk data encryption feature, which allows the drives to be set to encrypt all data stored on them. The drives are expected to ship to distributors this month.
Hitachi said pricing for the new drive models has not been set.
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