by eugene

WD Announces the Next-Generation Raptor

The rumors are true. Today Western Digital formally announces the successor to its beloved (but rather small) Raptor WD740GD. The new WD1500 doubles capacity to 150 gigabytes and features a host of improvements aimed at elevating the family's performance and reliability to a new level.

Here's a link to WD's press release and one to our hands-on review.

Update 1/5: WD's press release on the Raptor X.