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Samsung SSD 840 EVO Reaches 1TB Capacity

07/17/2013, Samsung SSD 840 EVO | Samsung has introduced a new line of Solid State Drives (SSD) aimed at the consumer market. The SSD 840 EVO will come in capacities of 120GB, 250GB, 500GB, 750GB and 1TB.

Seagate 5mm HDD To Boost Ultrabook Storage

06/02/2013, Seagate has just announced the launch of a new 5mm HDD (hard disk drive) which represents an important height reduction (30%) from the previous 7mm and 9mm versions. Seagate built this to enable ultra-thin computers to reach a storage capacity of 500GB...

Samsung 840 Pro Review (256GB)

05/16/2013, Synthetic benchmark does show bigger numbers in favor of the PRO while applications trace testing even the playfield

BitTorrent Sync Alpha Unlimited File Sharing For All

04/23/2013, BitTorrent Sync (version alpha) is now available for all to use (for free). Prior to this a pre-alpha version was circulating, but the access was limited to 20,000 users. If you are not familiar with BitTorrent Sync, it is a software that allows private...

Intel SSD mSATA 525 Series Review

04/17/2013, Because of their small form factor, mSATA SSD are mainly found in ultra portable devices such as, ultrabooks, tablets or ultra compact PCs. Lower sizes units, 30GB or 60GB,  are the prime candidate for the Intel Rapid Storage Technology feature as long...

SanDisk Ultra Plus SSD launched

01/07/2013, [CES 2013] Solid State Drives (SSDs) are becoming more common by the day, and it doesn’t look like the trend is going to stop. At CES 2013, SanDisk has announced the launch of two more SSDs: the Ultra Plus SSD and X110 SSD. While the latter is for OEMs...

Seagate Central Storage System

01/06/2013, As we switch our lives to the digital world, more and more people would like to have a central repository for their content. Solutions have existed for some time, but for a while, getting a NAS and setting it up properly was out of the reach of the lay...

Drobo 5N drives Drobo Performance Up

12/13/2012, Drobo has launched a new Drobo 5N NAS (Network Attached Storage device ) which has been designed for improved performance. As such, the new Drobo 5N features a dual core ARM processor and an mSata SSD that holds the OS and serves as a fast storage cache....

What is Apple’s Fusion Drive?

10/25/2012, As you may have seen during our live coverage of the Apple event earlier this week, Apple has announced a new feature called Fusion Drive for its latest iMac. Few details were released during the launch, and things were a little bit confusing and blurry...

Iomega StorCenter px2-300d and ix4-300d NAS

10/23/2012, Iomega has recently launched two new network attached storage (NAS) offering that run respectively on Intel (px2) and ARM (ix4) architectures.  Both share a similar clean user interface that looks like what we have seen with the StorCenter ix2. The...

Western Digital VelociRaptor Duo is an extreme Thunderbolt HDD

08/31/2012, The Western Digital (WD) VelociRaptor name originally came from WD’s line of high-performance hard drives which are pro-summer/enthusiast version of drives typically used in servers etc. Instead of rotating at 7200rpm, those drives could spin at...

Samsung rolls out fastest embedded NAND storage

08/01/2012, Samsung might be experiencing its fair share of legal woes at the moment against Apple at the courthouse, but that does not mean that the rest of the world would stop for the South Korean consumer electronics giant. No sir, it is said that Samsung has...

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...