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Smallest SSD in the world spotted

01/06/2011, [CES 2011] Remember the smallest SSD in the world that we covered back in August last year? Well, SanDisk’s booth showed it off at CES, and boy is it small. Just check out its miniscule size in right above, and chances are you will be wowed at how 64GB...

SD Association introduces the UHS-II specification

01/06/2011, You can’t say that the SD Association isn’t keeping up with the times. A good seven months after the association revealed the UHS-I specifications, it’s back again with the UHS-II bus-interface system that promises high-definition recording speeds...

Marvell 88SE9130 Controller Merges SSD and HDD

01/03/2011, [CES 2011] Marvell is introducing the Marvell 88SE9130, a new hard drive controller that features HyperDuo, a technology from Marvell that basically merges an Solid State Drive (SSD) and a classic Hard Disk Drive (HDD) into a single logical unit. The idea...

Samsung samples MLC-based SSD for enterprise-class storage

12/21/2010, Samsung has announced that it has come up with a multi-level-cell (MLC) based SSD for enterprise storage use. The drives will be available in capacities of 100GB, 200GB, 400GB and are suitable for servers since they provide high density while consuming...

SuperSpeed USB 3.0 drive to hit 400MB/s?

12/21/2010, USB 3.0 might have been pretty slow in its uptake, but that doesn’t mean the technology isn’t going to just die like that – in fact, we believe that USB 2.0 will be phased out in due time, and 2011 might just mark the year where USB 3.0...

Super Talent DuraDrive ET2/ZT2 solid state drive

12/20/2010, Super Talent’s pretty much a byword these days when it comes to the world of solid state drives (SSDs), and the second generation DuraDrive ET2/ZT2 SSDs are slated to be another winner from their stable of offerings. While capable of delivering...

Kingston HyperX Max 3.0 SuperSpeed SSD External Drive

11/22/2010, We all love speedy portable external storage devices, and now Kingston has married an SSD with a speedy USB 3.0 connection to come up with the HyperX Max 3.0 drive, a drive that is capable of churning out 195MB/s and 160MB/s read and write speeds...

Iomega External USB 3.0 SSD drive launched

10/15/2010, Iomega has just announced an external USB 3.0 SSD (Solid state Drive) flash disk that is aimed at professionals and storage enthusiasts. The sleek looking 1.8″ storage device is encased in aluminum and the very nature of solid state storage should...

Intel 25nm SSD could offer superior lifespan

10/06/2010, There is one thing about archives of digital data that bugs us – there are moments where you will need to make a transition from one format to another, since nothing lasts forever. With film for example, all you need is to store away your precious...