Seagate Plans To HAMR WD's MAMR; 20TB HDDs With Lasers Inbound

Seagate is firing back at WD's MAMR announcement with its laser-infused HAMR (Heat Assisted Magnetic Recording) technology, which uses tiny lasers to increase storage density.

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  1. Seagate still has RELIABILITY issues so adding HAMR to the mix is concerning. I certainly won't be an early adopter of HAMR or MAMR but I'll be looking at WD's MAMR first, maybe six months after release to get any major manufacturing issues sorted out.
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