Posted Dec 6, 2017 00:34 (GMT +7)
Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation Launches 10TB HDD for NAS Applications
TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 05, 2017
Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation today announced the addition of “MN06ACA10T,” a 10-terabyte (TB) hard disk drive (HDD) in a 3.5-inch form factor with a SATA interface. The new drive is designed for home NAS and small office/home office (SOHO) NAS applications. Sample shipments start today.
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Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation: "MN06ACA10T," a 10-terabyte (TB) hard disk drive (HDD) in a 3.5-inch form factor for NAS applications. (Photo: Business Wire)
“MN06ACA10T” air-based HDD delivers 10TB capacity by deploying an improved magnetic recording head and disk magnetic layer. The 10TB capacity is 25% higher than that of the previous model in the series, the 8TB MN05ACA800, and buffer size is doubled to 256 MiB.
The new drive is designed for 24/7 power-on operation, has a rated annual workload of 180TB transferred, MTTF of 1,000,000 hours, and 300,000 load/unload cycles. It features rotational vibration compensation technology, and is suitable for use in NAS applications.
Follow the link below for more on the new products and other enterprise HDDs.
 Definition of capacity: A terabyte (TB) is 1,000,000,000,000 bytes. A computer operating system, however, reports storage capacity using powers of 2 for the definition of 1TB = 240 = 1,099,511,627,776 bytes and therefore shows less storage capacity. Available storage capacity (including examples of various media files) will vary based on file size, formatting, settings, software and operating system and/or pre-installed software applications, or media content. Actual formatted capacity may vary.
 "3.5-inch" describes the form factor of HDDs. They do not indicate drive's physical size.
 NAS: Network Attached Storage
 A mebibyte (MiB) means 220, or 1,048,576 bytes.
 Workload is a measure of the data throughput of the year, and it is defined as the amount of data written, read or verified by commands from the host system.
 MTTF (Mean Time to Failure) is not a guarantee or estimate of product life; it is a statistical value related to mean failure rates for a large number of products which may not accurately reflect actual operation. Actual operating life of the product may differ from the MTTF.
* Information in this document, including product prices and specifications, content of services and contact information, is current and believed to be accurate on the date of the announcement but is subject to change without prior notice.
* Company names, product names, and service names mentioned herein may be trademarks of their respective companies.
Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation
Storage Products Division
About Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation
Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation (TDSC) combines the vigor of a new company with the wisdom of experience. Since being spun off from Toshiba Corporation in July 2017, we have taken our place among the leading general devices companies, and offer our customers and business partners outstanding solutions in discrete semiconductors, system LSIs and HDD.
Our 19,000 employees around the world share a determination to maximize the value of our products, and emphasize close collaboration with customers to promote co-creation of value and new markets. We look forward to building on annual sales now surpassing 700-billion yen (US$6 billion) and to contributing to a better future for people everywhere.
Find out more about us at https://toshiba.semicon-storage.com/ap-en/company.html
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Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation
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