Western Digital announced under the brandG-Technology ArmorATD Series Hard Drives All of them are enclosed in a housing with increased strength. In the line of 3 models with a capacity of 1, 2 and 4 terabytes. Dimensions of the “small” versions are 130 x 87 x 21 mm, “large” - 132 x 88 x 30 mm.
Target audience of users - usersworking in industries, open spaces, etc. Among them are engineers, builders and photographers. The devices are supplemented with multi-level protection. It will save gadgets from impacts, dirt, water, drops from a height of up to 1.2 meters (up to 1 meter in a 4-terabyte version).
You can connect them via the USB Type-C 3.1 Gen 1 port. Information should be transmitted at speeds up to 135 megabytes per second for the older model and up to 140 megabytes per second for the other two.
The devices are equipped with a USB-C cable - USB-C andUSB-C to USB-A adapter. They are guaranteed to be compatible with computers managed by Microsoft Windows and Apple macOS. Hard drives of the ArmorATD family can already be ordered. The cost of new products is 90-170 US dollars.