Western Digital Scorpio Black 750GB 2.5″ Hard Drive Review
15 February 2011
Conclusion: It seems like everywhere we look these days SSDs are hogging the limelight; and with good reason. The performance they offer is literally second to none and many believe we will eventually see a discontinuation of spindle-based drives altogether. This may be the direction the market ends up taking but hard drives like the Scorpio Black 750GB keep reminding us of how far solid state media still has to go in order to achieve mass market appeal.
Excerpt: It’s now possible to squeeze as much as a terabyte into any regular laptop, thanks to the latest 1TB notebook drives from Western Digital that use only two platters inside. This means the drive’s thickness can be kept at the magic 9.5mm.