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Samsung 850 PRO 256GB Review

07/07/2014, The revolution has arrived. Up to the release of the Samsung 850 PRO, the most common strategy was to shrink the die to increase higher bit densities in order to reduce cost and while offering higher capacity. Shrinking a planar layout can only take you...

Samsung 850 PRO SSD Delivers New Technology

06/30/2014, The world of SSDs is not a static one, which is a good thing, since this means that consumers like you and I will be able to have a wider array of choices and options to pick from in the event that we would like to upgrade our computers to a higher level...

SanDisk Extreme Pro SSD: Consistent Speed + 10 year warranty

06/03/2014, During the Computex 2014 trade show in Taiwan, Sandisk has launched the Sandisk Extreme Pro 3.5” SSD, which aims at the high-end enthusiast PC/Gaming market. The SSD can reach peak theoretical speeds of 550MBps (read) / 520 Mbps (write) and comes in...

Samsung 840 EVO mSATA 1TB Review

05/27/2014, Following the launch of the EVO 2.5″ last summer, Samsung packed all the goodness of the EVO into an mSATA format, and in this review we are testing the Samsung 840 EVO mSATA 1TB in particular. Aside from the 750GB model, the mSATA line offers the...

SanDisk’s 4TB 2.5″ SSD Is A Game Changer

05/04/2014, Storage has always been a major limitation of SSDs or solid state drives. However each generation of NAND improvement has contributed to the steady increase of SSD capacities. The question has always been how much storage can you fit inside a 2.5″...

Toshiba Canvio AeroMobile Wireless SSD Announced

04/23/2014, We have made our attempts at going paperless, but there is no less effort when it comes to being wireless, too. Wi-Fi networks are all over the place these days, and it is more rare to find a coffee shop or public area with no Wi-Fi connectivity, than one...

Intel 730 SSD Review (480GB)

04/07/2014, The latest Intel SSD, the 730 series brings enterprise class hardware to the consumer market. Intel made some tweaks to its Data Center SSD, the DC S3500 and re branded it as the 730 series. Unlike the DC S3500 line, which offers 9 SSDs, sizing from 80 up...

Samsung Unveils 1TB mSATA SSD

12/09/2013, If you’re looking to build a computer that will be able to boot fast and load software faster, chances are you will probably need a solid state drive (SSD). Unfortunately SSDs can get pretty pricey, meaning that chances of an SSD completely replacing...

Apple Warns Of SSD Failures In MacBook Air

10/18/2013, We did bring you a story about how Apple has already issued a MacBook Air update in order to test for SSD failures, and the company is also offering free replacements to boot for those who are affected. According to Apple, both 64GB and 128GB SSDs happen...

Samsung SSD EVO 250GB And 750GB Review

10/11/2013, Capitalizing on their success with the 840 series, Samsung released their new SSD TLC based drives named EVO. With this new line, Samsung broadens their offer with five drives ranging from 120GB up to 1TB. The first generation of Samsung TLC SSD stacked...

Toshiba Q Series Pro PC Internal Solid State Drive Announced

10/10/2013, Today, Toshiba has announced its new Q Series Pro PC internal solid state drive or SSD. It increases PC storage performance as SSDs generally consume less power than conventional hard drives, not to mention the fact that read/write times are much faster....

Sony Reveals New Portable Storage Solutions

09/15/2013, Sony has recently unveiled a new range of portable storage solutions which were specially designed for professionals who require high-speed, highly reliable data storage, for both back-up as well as transfer of content wherever they are. This new range...

Corsair’s New Force LS SSDs Unveiled

08/23/2013, One of the great things about SSDs is that they’re pretty speedy when it comes to reading and writing data, and if you were in the market for a new SSD for your computer, Corsair has unveiled their new Force LS Series SSD that will arrive in three...

Samsung XS1715 SSD Monster: 740000 IOPS, 3000MB/s and 1.6TB Capacity

07/17/2013, In addition to releasing new consumer SSDs, Samsung introduces the XS1715 SSD which is designed for “Enterprise” applications, which means that it is cutting-edge and expensive (from a consumer’s perspective). Since cost is a secondary concern, the...