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Installing a SSD into a MacBook Pro

05/18/2010, Have a MacBook Pro and wish it could perform faster in terms of data transfer due to the large amounts of media that you tend to shift on that platform? Well, how about throwing in a solid-state drive (SSD) into the equation? Here’s a step-by-step...

OWC Unveils 480GB Mercury Extreme Pro 2.5-inch SSD

05/12/2010, Two of the most common reasons why we don’t all use solid state drives (SSD) in our laptops is normally the price or the small capacity. Now Other World Computing (OWC) is hoping to tackle the storage space issue with the unveiling of its 480GB...

RunCore Kylin II SSD drive uses SandForce-based controller

05/10/2010, The Kylin II SSD drive from RunCore will rely on the popular SandForce-based controller that also comes with Serial Attached SCSI (SAS) interface, where you can choose from either 2.5″ or 3.5″ form factors to suit your everyday computing...

G.Skill International Phoenix SATA II 2.5-inch SSD

05/07/2010, G.Skill International has a spanking new Phoenix SATA II 2.5-inch SSD for the mass market, where you can choose from some rather strange denominations when it comes to total amount of storage space – we’re talking about 50GB, 100GB or 200GB...

OCZ Enyo USB 3.0 SSD drive

05/04/2010, At first glance, the OCZ Enyo USB 3.0 SSD drive looks pretty delectable, although upon closer inspection, you might feel that this looks more like a render than an actual product shot. We don’t blame you if you feel that way, considering the mass...

Buffalo SHD-NHPU2 PATA SSDs For Your Older Notebook

04/15/2010, Folks who are looking for a SSD drive to put into their older notebook don’t have to worry about the lack of a SATA connector on the notebook, as Buffalo has come up with its SHD-NHPU2 PATA SSD. Since it uses the older PATA connector, instead of the...

Active SaberTooth ZT 1.8-inch 64GB PATA Turbo ZIF SSD

03/08/2010, If you’re looking for a new replacement 1.8-inch drive for your netbook, it’ll be worth your time to take a few minutes to peek at the Active SaberTooth ZT 1.8-inch PATA ZIF SSD, which is available in capacities of 32GB and 64GB. With read...

Corsair Force Series SSDs announced

03/04/2010, Corsair, a well known brand leader when it comes to flash memory is back with the Force Series SSDs that tout outstanding SATA II performance thanks to an innovative SSD processor technology courtesy of SandForce Inc. When used in tandem with MLC flash...

Corsair ships Reactor and Nova series SSDs

03/01/2010, Corsair has shipped a couple of new solid state drives (SSDs) in the form of the Nova and Reactor series. These 2.5″ SSDs are based on MLC NAND flash memory and rely on the SATA II interface to get its information sent from one place to another....

SanDisk G3 Solid State Drives start shipping

02/23/2010, SanDisk has started to ship its G3 Solid State Drives (SSD) to folks living in North America and Europe, where the G3 is a very reasonable alternative to a 7,200 RPM hard drive, since it offers increased durability and performance with high reliability....

1TB SSD to be as small as a postage stamp

02/11/2010, Trust the Japanese to come up with ever smaller devices, thanks to the wonders of miniaturization. It seems as though a team of Japanese researchers are currently working on a new kind of technology which is able to shrink the size of SSDs more than 90%...

Super Talent TeraDrive SSDs

01/22/2010, Super Talent has introduced a new TeraDrive SSD (solid state disk) that was specially designed to cater for high end enterprise and database server applications. Also known as the TeraDrive FT2, this SATA 3Gbps SSD has its roots in the SandForce SF-1500...