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WiebeTech Ships 250 GB Drive

Model uses ATA-6 in FireWire mode By Dave Nagel
WiebeTech has started shipping new configurations of its DesktopGB series of external hard drives. The new models are available in capacities of up to 250 GB and offer FireWire support for ATA-6 configurations. ATA-5 configurations are also available for those who want USB 1.1 and USB 2.0 functionality.

The DesktopGB series is a line of external hard drives using FireWire and USB 1.1/2.0. Configurations range from 80 GB at 7,200 RPM to 250 GB at 5,400 RPM. Specific models include:

  • 80 GB at 7,200 RPM for $259.95
  • 120 GB at 7,200 RPM for $319.95
  • 180 GB at 7,200 RPm for $479.95
  • 200 GB at 7,200 RPM for $529.95
  • 250 GB at 5,400 RPM for $559.95.

Upgrades are also available for users who wish to return their previous model in exchange for an ATA-6 bridgeboard modification and new firmware for $69.95. The DesktopGB models include an enclosure, vertical stand, FireWire cable, USB cable and AC adapter. For more information, visit http://www.wiebetech.com.



Contact the author: Dave Nagel is the producer of Creative Mac and Digital Media Designer; host of several World Wide User Groups, including Synthetik Studio Artist, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe LiveMotion, Creative Mac and Digital Media Designer; and executive producer of the Digital Media Net family of publications. You can reach him at dnagel@digitalmedianet.com.

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