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MSI heads into the SSD business

07/20/2012, Taiwan-based electronics company MSI is prepping up its newest addition to its line of computer products – Solid State Drives (SSDs). According to InsideIndustryNews who claims to have an inside connection with MSI, the Taiwanese tech giant is...

Intel Series 330 SSD reaches 240GB and dips below $1/GB

07/16/2012, Intel has just announced that it is introducing a new 240GB version of its Series 330 solid state drive (SDD). At the same time, the company is lowering the manufacturer suggested price (MRSP) on previous models in the 330 Series, but also the 520 Series...

Plextor M5S Series Solid State Drive launched

07/10/2012, Solid State Drives are slowly but surely catching on in popularity as the price point starts to drop, all the while seeing an increase in capacity. Plextor’s latest addition to the SSD race would be the M5S Series Solid State Drive, where it is touted...

Ghost Recon: Future Soldier Bundled with the Samsung 830 SSD

06/05/2012, Starting from today, the Samsung 830 SSD (128, 256, 512GB) will be bundled with a full (downloadable) version of Ghost Recon: Future Soldier (from UbiSoft), at least for U.S and Canadian customers. If you were thinking of getting one of those drives,...

Intel SSD 330 Series Announced

04/16/2012, Intel has just announced its Intel SSD 330 Series, a line of SSD (solid state drives) aimed at those who seek a good performance/price ratio. Drives will be produced with capacities of 60GB ($89), 120GB ($149) and 180GB ($234). It is no secret that solid...

Intel SSD 910 is PCI-based and impressive

04/12/2012, The Intel SSD 910 is a solid-state drive that connects to the PCIe port instead of the regular hard drive SATA port. The benefit is immediate and quite spectacular: PCI offers higher bandwidth than SATA, and the next-generation PCIe will take things to...

Intel SSD 520 Series Review

02/06/2012, Intel has just announced its Intel SSD 520 Series based on a 25nm manufacturing process, and this new series targets the high-end enthusiast market. As it stands, this is the absolute best that Intel has to offer in the non-Enterprise space. We had the...

Super Talent Storage POD Mini SSD

12/20/2011, The world of SSD is a strangely unexciting one, except perhaps to enthusiasts and those who love building computers from scratch, and here is another SSD option for you to consider if you are about to construct a new rig for Christmas – the...

Kingston predicts rise in SSD adoption in 2012

11/25/2011, Users of Apple’s MacBook Air can appreciate how fast it takes to boot up the laptop. In fact most, if not all, SSD (Solid State Drive) owners can probably attest to just how speedy it is but unfortunately due to its high costs and limited capacity, the...

Plextor M3S SSD comes with 5-year warranty

11/18/2011, Hmmm, SSDs these days tend to follow cars where warranties are concerned – we’re looking at a good 5 years here with Plextor’s latest release, their 2.5″ SSD known as the Plextor M3S. This particular model will most probably appeal...

Apple patent reveals new MacBook battery and SSD configurations

11/14/2011, Apple has patented many inventions and innovations in the past, some practical and some bordering on something you would expect from a sci-fi novel, but a recent publishing of Apple’s patents for their MacBook series of laptops might suggest that these...

Purchase a new Samsung SSD, get Batman: Arkham City for free

10/27/2011, Now here is an interesting deal that would certainly help you sit up and take notice compared to the numerous Groupon offers that are in your inbox – it seems as though the folks over at Samsung really love the caped crusader, so much so that those...

OCZ Octane announces “world’s first” 1TB SSD

10/20/2011, One of the reasons why the MacBook Air is popular, apart from its slim profile and looks, would be the SSD that it uses that allows for a speedy boot, read and write time. Unfortunately while we’d all love to sport SSDs in our computers, their limited...