"...Maxtor today established a new world’s record in hard drive capacity with its new 80 GB drive, the DiamondMax 80. Available in August 2000, the DiamondMax 80 IDE hard drive is ideal for storage-intensive applications that require high-capacity and fast transfer rates in personal computer (PC) systems, and for consumer electronics and network attached storage (NAS) systems.
DiamondMax 80: Leading the IDE high-capacity segment, the DiamondMax 80 is a four platter, 20 GB per platter hard drive solution. At 5400 RPM and capable of transferring data at rates up to 100 MB per second, the DiamondMax 80 gives Maxtor a unique advantage to offer the highest capacity, highest performance storage solution in the market. The DiamondMax 80 sets the hard drive capacity record with 80 GB of storage capacity, the largest capacity among all available IDE and SCSI drives..."