When we talk about external drives, we can categorize them into two types: 2.5 inches which only need the USB connector to function but are unfortunately limited to a maximum capacity of 5 TB, or 3.5 inch drives. which are more considered “fixed” because they have to be connected to the electricity grid, but currently they can provide us with a much higher capacity. This is the case with the USB drive we’re going to talk about today, a “fixed” drive that provides a whopping 24TB of high-speed storage.
33% cheaper WD My Book 24TB USB stick
The 24TB Western Digital My Book is actually a DAS with a USB 3.1 interface and a standard Type A connector, compatible with any device that supports USB storage, including PCs, Macs, and even consoles. Inside it houses two 12TB WD Red drives each with an internal hardware configuration of RAID 0, allowing this device to achieve speeds up to 360MB / s, ideal for managing the large amount of information that can be stored inside.
In case you were wondering, this unit allows you to do shucking i.e. you can open the case and remove the two WD Red 3.5 inch 12TB hard drives each to be able to using them as internal hard drives, something which can be a very good idea since the usual price of these drives is between 370 dollars and 435 dollars (depending on whether they are CMR or SMR drives), so you would save a lot of money. ‘silver.
Of course, that would be a shame because this external USB stick with USB 3.1 interface offers excellent performance thanks to the fact that both drives are in RAID 0 internally, and have their own Linux-based “operating system” to handle everything. . In addition, the unit incorporates a two-port USB 3.0 hub on the rear, allowing you to connect more USB peripherals to the system quickly and easily.
Offer price and availability
As we said at the beginning, this 24TB drive is currently on sale at a 33% discount, which is a saving of almost 243 dollars compared to its normal price. Sigue siendo bastante dinero, pero también ahorrarías un buen pico con respecto a adquirir los dos discos de 12 TB que tiene en su interior por separado, así que si necesitas discos con gran capacidad no cabe duda de que la oferta supone una muy buena oportunidad para Save money.
As always, the supply is limited while supplies last, which means that when they are sold out, the device will return to its regular price.