Think Twice Before Buying a 3 Terabyte Hard Drive

June 9th, 2010

Hard DriveSeagate is coming out with a 3TB hard drive later this year, but don’t rush out to buy one, because it won’t work on your existing computer. The current hard drive addressing standard was developed back in 1980 and only allows for a maximum of 2.1TB. Back then, that was considered to be an absurdly high number that would never be reached.

Link: http://arstechnica.com/…

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