It`s great to see Western Digital expanding their Red line in both capacity and form factor. The 4TB 3.5 model is a welcome addition likely to prompt an upgrade cycle from those who are hungry for more capacity. While the new 2.5 capacities fill what is currently a bit of a niche market, I suspect more small form factor HTPC and portable type devices to become available this coming year, and the 2.5 Red will fit that bill just perfectly."
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