30TB hard drives will finally go mainstream next year – Japanese rival to Seagate and Western Digital unveils plans to launch two 30+ TB hard drives in 2025 using two different technologies

Toshiba has announced plans to bring more than 30 TB hard drives to the commercial market by 2025.

The large capacities are made possible by two magnetic recording technologies: Heat Assisted Magnetic Recording (HAMR) and Microwave Assisted Magnetic Recording (MAMR).