B&H has several deals on external hard drives and memory cards. Most of these are in limited quantities, so they may be gone soon. Check them out below.
Sony 32GB SDHC card for $13.99 (reg. $17.99)
B&H has the Western Digital 2TB My Book VelociRaptor Duo Thunderbolt drive for $449 (reg. $649). This drive includes two 1TB 10,000RPM VelociRaptor hard drives with transfer speeds up to 400MB/s over Thunderbolt. I got 350MB/s-ish speeds in my real world tests with it. Check it out here at B&H Photo.
Western Digital has announced the My Passport Pro, a new RAID 0 portable hard drive packing two 2.5″ drives inside. The drive is bus-powered over the Thunderbolt connection and delivers impressive speeds up to 233MB/s.
The My Passport Pro is available in 2TB and 4TB sizes – with dual 1TB or 2TB drives inside, respectively. The 2TB drive retails for $299.99 and the 4TB drive retails for $429.99. Check them out here at B&H Photo.
Photographers are data hogs. We go through terabytes upon terabytes of storage as our cameras continue to produce higher image quality. And, if you work with video, it gets even worse. [Read more…]