Seagate announced its new super thin 5mm hard drive is now been shipped to its OEM partners which includes Dell, Asus and Lenovo. The new ultrathin 5mm hard drive measures just 5mm thin and weighing 3.3oz, the new Ultrathin HDD is one of the thinnest and lightest hard drive which is ideal for use in slim notebooks and tablets.
The 2.5-inch Ultrathin laptop drive uses 6Gbps SATA III interface and operates at 5400RPM. They come in the storage capacities of 320GB and 500GB models, plus there’s a SED self-encryption 500GB model as well. The drive starts off at an affordable price of of $89, delivering best cost per GB and cost per millimeter in the industry for ultrathin applications.