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Silicon Power's 1TB A30 Rugged Armor Military Hard Drive is currently being offered for just $67.88 shipped, this weekend only, originally priced at $119.99. Extra rugged, durable and reliable, Armor A30 is the first shockproof portable hard drive in the industry of passing the drop lab-test from 3 meters (118 inches) high on the hard ground. Product page. Continue reading for more pictures and additional information.

Notable features:
  • Shockproof - Drop protection meets US Military (MIL-STD-810G) Standards.

  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 - High transferring rate up to 5Gb/sec.

  • Wrap-around Cable System - Brilliant USB 3.0 cable Storage Design.

  • Works with PCs and Macs - Share data and files between different platforms.

  • Best Warranty - 3 years manufacturer warranty.


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Seagate's 4TB Solid State Hybrid Drive is currently being offered for only $179.99 shipped, this week only, originally priced at $239.99. Seagate Desktop SSHD leverages several gigabytes of NAND flash storage to deliver the performance benefits of solid state drives. Desktop SSHD is 4x faster than standard 7200 RPM hard drives; it improves system-level performance by an average of 20%; and you'll get far faster bootups. Product page. Continue reading for a video explaining exactly what SSHD technology is and for more information.

Notable features:
  • 4TB storage capacity.

  • First solid state hybrid drive (SSHD) in a 3.5-inch form factor.

  • SATA 6G/s with NCQ for interface speed.

  • Boots and performs like an SSD and faster than a traditional HDD.

  • Installs and operates like a standard hard drive, cross-platform, no drivers or additional software needed.


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WD's Black2 Dual Drive is currently being offered for only $199 shipped, this week only, originally priced at $399.99. The WD Black2 dual drive is a completely new approach in a compromised solid-state and hybrid storage market. Finally you can have the speed of an SSD that you want and the capacity of a hard drive that you need in your notebook or all-in-one PC. Product page. Continue reading for a video unboxing, overview and more information.

Notable features:
  • Revolutionary dual drive with 120 GB SSD and 1 TB HDD.

  • World's first 2.5-inch dual drive storage solution.

  • Fully accessible SSD for the operating system, generous capacity hard drive for personal data and large files.

  • Dual drives extend the life of MLC NAND and maintain optimum SSD performance.

  • You control where your data resides with no need for large cloud storage or expensive third party storage plans.

  • Built for laptops, all-in-one PCs, gaming PCs, mobile workstations, small form factor PCs, high-performance laptops.


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Western Digital's Elements 2TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive is currently being offered for just $104.99 shipped, today only, originally priced at $311.18. WD Elements portable storage comes with a trial version of WD SmartWare Pro backup software, which allows you to back up your files to your WD Elements drive or to the cloud using your DropBox account. Product page. Continue reading for a video unboxing of the 1TB version and more information.

Notable features:
  • USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 compatibility.

  • Up to 5 Gb/s Data Transfer Speed.

  • Formatted for Windows 8, 7, Vista & XP.

  • Easily Reformat Drive for Mac.


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Seagate's 1TB Solid State Hybrid Drive is currently being offered for only $97 shipped, this weekend only, originally priced at $149.99. Seagate Laptop SSHD leverages several gigabytes of NAND flash technology to deliver the performance benefits of solid state drives. SSHD is 4x faster than standard 7200 RPM hard drives; they improve system-level performance by an average of 20%; and you'll get far faster bootups. Product page.

Notable features:
  • 1TB 5400 RPM 2.5" solid state hybrid OEM drive.

  • Utilizes Seagate flash management technology to deliver SSD-like performance.

  • Integrates NAND flash with traditional hard drive storage.

  • 9.5mm design for maximum capacity laptops.


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MyDigitalSSD's 50mm BP4 240GB SSD is currently being offered for just only $122 shipped, this week only, originally priced at $355. BP4 SSDs are over provisioned featuring improved Random Read/Write performance and IOPS, extended performance endurance (no slow down no matter how much data you put on it), prolonged drive life, reliability, and low power consumption at the unequaled price to performance ratio synonymous with MyDigitalSSD Bullet Proof SSDs. Product page. Continue reading to see how to upgrade your laptop with this SSD and for more information.

Notable features:
  • 240GB MyDigitalSSD BP4 50mm mSATA.

  • SATA III 6Gbps interface.

  • Read speed up to 560MB/sec.

  • Read speed up to 470MB/sec.


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WD's Black2 Dual Drive is currently being offered for only $279.99 shipped, this week only, originally priced at $339.99. Introducing the WD Black dual drive, the world's first 2.5-inch dual drive storage solution. WD Black is the fusion of a fully accessible solid-state drive for your operating system and a generous capacity hard drive for personal data and large files. Product page. Continue reading for a video and more information.

Notable features:
  • Revolutionary dual drive with 120 GB SSD and 1 TB HDD.

  • World's first 2.5-inch dual drive storage solution.

  • Fully accessible SSD for the operating system, generous capacity hard drive for personal data and large files.

  • Dual drives extend the life of MLC NAND and maintain optimum SSD performance.

  • You control where your data resides with no need for large cloud storage or expensive third party storage plans.

  • Built for laptops, all-in-one PCs, gaming PCs, mobile workstations, small form factor PCs, high-performance laptops.


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Toshiba's Canvio 1.0TB USB 3.0 Basics Portable HDD gets a 58% reduction to $49.99 shipped, today only, originally priced at $119.99. If you want an easy way to hold your growing digital library--files, pictures, music and videos--Toshiba's Canvio Basics 3.0 portable hard drives are a great solution, offering simple drag-and-drop storage that's ready to roll right out of the box. Product page. Continue reading for a video unboxing and more information.

Notable features:
  • USB 3.0-powered portable add-on storage.

  • Easy to use with no software to install.

  • Protects your drive (Internal Shock Sensor and Ramp Loading Technology).

  • Gives you peace of mind with Toshiba's 1-year Limited Warranty.

  • Plug and play operation.


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Kingston's HyperX 3K 120GB SATAIII SSD is currently being offered for only $88.84 shipped, this weekend only, originally priced at $234. Kingston's HyperX SSDs combine the latest SandForce controller technology with premium NAND Flash, reducing load times while increasing performance and endurance. Product page. Continue reading for a hands-on video and more information

Notable features:
  • Package includes 2.5-Inch SSD, 3.5-Inch bracket and mounting screws.

  • 555MB/sec read and 510MB/sec write speeds.

  • Faster boot times and application loads than hard drives.

  • No moving mechanical parts gives it longer life and ability to handle rougher conditions.

  • Backed by Kingston's three year warranty and free technical support.

  • 2.5-Inch SSD Drive with 9.5mm height.

  • Support for SATA Rev 3.0


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No, you're not looking at an F1 car chassis, but rather one that has been made entirely from Western Digital hard drives - minus the tires. That's right, "the wheel hubs are made from 10,000rpm drive motors in the front and 7200rpm 4D motors in the rear. They've been milled down in a CNC so they would actually spin." Continue reading for a video and more information.

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