New WD My Book Duo Pumps Up Storage Capacities

August 23, 2017

There are few sure things in life outside of death, taxes and the inevitable need for more storage.

Western Digital has released a new desktop RAID drive with capacities up to 20TB to help with at least one of the aforementioned certainties.

The new My Book Duo storage system features RAID-optimized WD Red hard drives to deliver speeds of up to 360 MB/s sequential reads.

Out of the box, My Book Duo is configured for RAID 0 but can be reconfigured using the included software utility for RAID 1 or JBOD.

The My Book Duo features a USB Type-C port (USB 3.1/Gen 1) and a pair of USB Type-A ports (USB 3.0).

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It’s available now in 20TB, 16TB, 12TB, 8TB, 6TB and 4TB capacities for $800, $600, $420, $330, $290 and $260, respectively.