WD Unveils VelociRaptor 1TB in India

 Western Digital is now shipping the new WD VelociRaptor 1 TB hard drive, the latest addition to its drive family, the largest capacity 10,000 RPM hard drive on the market today.

Designed for high-performance PCs, Mac computers and professional workstations that require a balance of high performance and capacity, the WD VelociRaptor drive is a favorite among enthusiasts and creative professionals. The WD VelociRaptor will also come in capacities of 500 GB and 250 GB.

 Commenting on the launch of Velociraptor 1TB in India, Khwaja Saifuddin, Director Sales -Middle East , Africa & South  Asia, says, “The high performance 1 TB WD VelociRaptor is aimed at enabling power users such as gaming enthusiasts and media professionals to push their creative boundaries.”

The WD VelociRaptor 2.5-inch hard drive comes in the IcePack enclosure, a 3.5-inch mounting frame with built-in heat sink - a factory customization that fits the drive into a standard 3.5-inch system bay and keeps the powerful drive extra cool when installed in a high-performance desktop or workstation system.

 WD VelociRaptor hard drives are available now at select distributors, resellers and e-tailers, and come with a five-year limited warranty. Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) for the WD VelociRaptor 1 TB (model #: WD1000DHTZ) is Rs.15,499 plus local taxes, the 500 GB version (model #: WD5000HHTZ) is Rs. 9,299 plus local taxes and the 250 GB version (model #: WD2500HHTZ) is Rs. 6,199 plus local taxes.

7-Nov-2012 15:15:40