Fujitsu Drive Boosts Notebook Performance
Fujitsu's 200GB, 2.5-inch serial ATA hard disk drive is designed to allow customers to support increasingly complex mobile computing applications.Providing notebook PCs with performance and capacity typically found in desktop PCs, Fujitsu Computer Products of America on March 28 unveiled a 200GB, 2.5-inch serial ATA hard disk drive. Building on the strength of Fujitsus 160GB, 2.5-inch SATA HDD, the MHV2200BT, which will begin shipping in the third quarter, is designed to allow customers to support increasingly complex mobile computing applications. In addition to its 200GB capacity, the HDD will feature a hardware accelerator that uses NCQ (Native Command Queuing) to allow the disk drives controller to queue and reorder up to 32 instructions more easily, according to officials of the Sunnyvale, Calif., company. Ziff Davis Media eSeminars invites you to discover new high-availability and disaster recovery solutions from XOSoft that will help keep your business on its feet when disaster strikes. Join us live on March 29 at 2 p.m. ET.
The MHV2200BT offers 4,200-rpm rotational speeds and is equipped with an interface featuring SATA II extensions to SATA 1.0a and Electrical Spec. 1.0, as well as ATA-7. Other specifications of the mobile hard disk include HIPM and DIPM support, RoHS compliance, staggered spin and active LED support, and Idle power consumption.