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Samsung 960 Pro and 960 EVO SSDs Announced

09/20/2016, During its SSD Summit in Seoul, Samsung will announce two new SSD drives named 960 Pro and 960 EVO. Both are built on the M.2 form-factor, and NVM Express (NVMe) PCIe Gen.3 x4 interface for flash memory. The new 960 SSD line of products show impressive...

Microsoft And UW Store 200MB Using DNA Medium

07/08/2016, By successfully writing and reading 200MB of data stored in DNA strands, Microsoft Research and the University of Washington have broken a scientific record. Storing information in DNA structures is interesting because it has a higher data density as...

Samsung SSD T3 Review

03/22/2016, Following its external T1 SSD drive last year, Samsung is back with a T3 SSD USB 3.1 drive that targets the same market, with some improvements. This new drive can put up to 2TB of storage in about 2.75 cubic inches. I’ll go over the design, some...

Samsung’s 15.36TB SSD Is Now Shipping

03/02/2016, Last year Samsung announced what they were calling the world’s largest capacity SSD for enterprise storage. This is basically a 15.36TB SSD that really just puts to shame everything we’ve seen in computers so far, but then again they are designed for...

Samsung Unveils 256GB UFS 2.0 Memory Chips For Mobile Devices

02/25/2016, If your smartphone comes with only 16GB of onboard storage but also sports a microSD card, it’s not such a bad trade-off. However having more native storage is always a good thing as it means that accessing its data is faster, like accessing your...

SanDisk Unveils Mobile Flash Drive For USB-C Devices

02/21/2016, USB Type-C is set to become the new standard for USB devices in the future. So far companies like Apple, Google, and handset makers like OnePlus have been more than willing to adopt the technology in their products, and if you are an early adopter, you...

Sony Rolls Out SLW-M Consumer Solid State Drives

02/05/2016, When you think about SSD brands, maybe brands like Samsung or Intel come to mind. Now if you’re looking for more options, you might be interested to learn that Sony could soon be a brand worth your consideration as the company has recently taken the...

Sandisk Extreme 510, 200GB Connect Wireless Stick

01/05/2016, SanDisk today announced the launch of its new high-speed, water-resistant all-terrain portable Solid State Drive at the International Consumer Electronics Show 2016 in Las Vegas. It has been designed with videographers and photographers in mind who...

Sandisk X400 World’s Thinnest 1TB SSD

01/05/2016, AT CES 2016 today, SanDisk has unveiled its X400 solid state drive which it claims to be the world’s thinnest one terabyte M.2 SSD. It’s also said to be the first single-sided 1TB SATA m.2 form factor that’s just 1.5mm in height.

Lenovo LINK 32GB Helps You Create A Mirror Image Of Your Device

01/04/2016, [CES 2016] Just how many mobile devices do you own today? For many of us, having a smartphone is compulsory, and more often than not, a tablet is also something else that we tote around. Lenovo knows this, which is why they have rolled out a new...

Fujifilm LTO Ultrium 7 15TB Storage

11/19/2015, While roaming the InterBee 2015 floor, I spotted the new 15TB Fujifilm LTO data tapes which are used for “cold storage” (archiving) by many companies, including Google. Ultrium 7 doubles the capacity of the previous Ultrium 6 product (6.5TB). Fujifilm...

Samsung SSD 950 PRO Review

10/29/2015, Every year Samsung releases a brand new SSD product and this year is no exception. For 2015, Samsung introduces the world’s first (another one) NVMe PCIe SSD the Samsung 950 PRO [official 950 Pro page]. The 950 PRO is basically assembled with the...

Samsung 950 PRO SSD: Performance Explosion

09/22/2015, At the 2015 Samsung SSD Global Summit, Samsung has introduced its latest SSD product, the 950 PRO SSD. This new storage product will come only in the M2 form-factor which allows its use in select thin laptops in addition. There’s also support for...

Seagate Backup Plus Portable 4TB USB 3.0 Drive

06/23/2015, Seagate has launched a new personal backup solution with the Backup Plus Portable 4TB USB 3.0 drive. It uses the latest, more dense storage available to consumers and provides an easy solution for power users who have accumulated a significant amount of...