Toshiba introduces the MQ04 Series 1TB ultra-compact 2.5-inch hard drive for mobile PC storage applications. The Toshiba MQ04 is the brand’s highest capacity single-disk model and it sports an ultra-compact 2.5-inch form factor having thickness of only 7mm which is comparable to thin Client SSD solutions. The MQ04 HDD uses 6Gbit/s SATA interface at 5400 RPM and sports a massive 128MB buffer memory compared to just 8MB from the previous generation MQ01 Series.
With the improved read and write performance, the Toshiba MQ04 1TB is 34% faster versus the MQ01 1TB generation model. Toshiba aims to meet the demands in client mobile computers with a higher performance HDD in applications including notebooks, mini PCs and other mobile computing form factors.
- Up to 1TB of Storage Capacity
- 2.5-inch 7 mm Slim Form Factor
- 5,400 rpm performance
- SATA up to 6.0 Gbit/s
- 512e Advanced Format Sector Technology
- MTTF of 600,000 hours
- Low Power Consumption Versus traditional 3.5-inch desktop HDDs
- Quiet Operation Versus traditional 3.5-inch desktop HDDs
- Improved Performance with Native Command Queue (NCQ)
- Optimize HDD Health with SMART
For more information, visit the product page at the Toshiba Semiconductor division website.