3TB external desktop hard drive has started to flood the market since the start of 2011 as the demand for more space has been rising rapidly. Since Hitachi is one of the old player in the storage market, they’ve also launched their own version of 3TB HDD into their series of external HDD called XL Desk.
This XL Desk series has three capacity model, including 1TB, 2TB and largest at 3TB. However, it’s pretty sad that Hitachi is not using USB 3.0 interface for the maximum performance. Hitachi XL Desk and Hitachi X Mobile are still using USB 2.0 interface that has growing old.