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Submission + - Seagate Confirms 3TB Hard Drive (

Stoobalou writes: After a few weeks of rumours, Seagate’s senior product manager Barbara Craig has confirmed that the company is announcing a 3TB drive later this year, but the move to 3TB of storage space apparently involves a lot more work than simply upping the areal density.

The ancient foundations of the PC’s three-decade legacy has once again reared its DOS-era head, revealing that many of today’s PCs are simply incapable of coping with hard drives that have a larger capacity than 2.1TB.

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Seagate Confirms 3TB Hard Drive

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