New technology could increase HDD storage density by 1,000 times

Researchers have built a ‘hard disk’ from magnets that are as thin as a single atom. If the technology can be scaled-up then it should be possible increase the storage capacity of HDDs with 1000 times.

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That should be enough for anyone! :sunglasses:

That’s Perfect! I always keep my office right around -268,15 Celsius!!

If they find ways around these limitations, hard drives might be around for much longer than SSD news articles could have ever predicted.