Hitachi Announces Hybrid Optical Drive With SSD

Hitachi announced a new optical drive, a Hybrid SATA III which combines the optical technology with SSD.
Details are non-existent, but combining an optical drive and with an SSD drive and you’re going to have one hot device. Hitachi announced the drive at the CEATEC trade show today, but didn’t mention any launch date, price, or capacity.

[via Akihabara News]