Fujitsu has just announced the MHV2200BT, a 2.5-inch SATA hard drive for notebooks. This 200GB drive is perfect for multimedia, gaming, and DVR applications. Native Command Queuing (NCQ) allows the MHV2200BT to queue and reorder 32 instructions simultaneously, which greatly improves HDD performance. Expect a Q3 launch, pricing has not yet been announced.

“Fujitsu developed the MHV2200BT to address growing demands for mobile hard disk drives with the performance and capacity required for external HDD products”

Features— Capacity: 200GB– Rotational Speed: 4200 RPM– Interface: SATA II Extensions to Serial ATA 1.0a– Native Command Queuing– DIPM and HIPM Fully Supported– Staggered Spin Up & Active LED Supported– Hot Plug– Best in Class Read / Write Power Consumption: 1.6W typ.– Idle Power Consumption: 0.5W typ.– Track to Track Seek Time: 1.5ms typ.– Host Transfer rate: 150MB/s max.– Operating Shock: 300G (2ms)