Hitachi presents a DeskStar and CinemaStar 1TB HDD.
Deskstar 7K1000 – gaming and high-performance PCs, external storage devices and upgrade applications
SATA 3.0Gb/s and PATA-133 interfaces
Ramp load design for increased shock protection
Three low-power idle modes to boost power efficiency
CinemaStar 7K1000 – DVR applications
Adaptive error recovery and SMART command transport for optimized video streaming and picture quality
Smooth Stream Technology to optimize the drive for audio/video applications requiring reliable storage
"Bedroom quiet" acoustics
Finally, an enterprise version of the TB drive designed for lower duty-cycle, high-capacity enterprise environments is currently under evaluation at major OEM customers and is expected to be available in the second quarter.
The 1TB DeskStar 7K1000 HDD is priced at $399.
Specifications of the Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000
1000/750 GB – SATA (GB = 1 billion bytes, accessible capacity may be less)
148 billion bits per square inch maximum areal density