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Hitachi CinemaStar C5K500 Review

The Hitachi CinemaStar C5K500 is a 2.5 inch hard drive that is designed to save money on the power bill. It has an idle power of 1.3 watts and a read/write power of 1.4W, 20% lower than previous models. The hard drive operates with a speed of 5400 RPM and has four different capacities to choose from: 500GB, 320GB, 250GB, and 160GB. The Hitachi CinemaStar C5K500 is designed to be a high capacity digital video hard drive, ideal for survelliance storage or other video projects. It makes use of the included SmoothStream technology that increases the quality of the hard drive's...more