Western Digital is shipping their 640 GB 3.5 hard drives. It is the Caviar SE16. The capacity is possible because each platter now holds 320 GB.

link: Western Digital News Release

The initial suggested price point for the 640 GB hard drive is $139.99 USD. However, just a quick search shows that this hard drive can be bought now for less than that suggested retail price.

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