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Micron Achieves 16Gbps Memory Speeds Over GDDR5X

Premier graphics memory manufacturer Micron has announced that it has broken the 12.4Gbps limit on GDDR5X memory. The company has achieved an industry-first memory speed of ...

June 6, 2017 at 5:27 pm by

BIOSTAR Introduces New G330 Series SSD

BIOSTAR entered the SSD market with their G300 drive last fall and now the company is back with a successor and improved version called the G330. The new drive promises a 10% ...

April 28, 2017 at 5:00 pm by
Micron QuantX Memory Technology Shipping in Late 2017

Micron QuantX Memory Technology Shipping in Late 2017

While Intel is busy touting the benefits of its Optane SSD technology, Micron has announced that its own memory technology called 3D Xpoint memory, now rebranded as QuantX, ...

March 28, 2017 at 11:23 am by

Lexar Announces 256GB Professional 1000x microSD UHS-II (U3) Card

Lexar already has some impressive memory cards, but that doesn’t mean that there isn’t room for another one in the family line-up. That new one is the tiny ...

March 2, 2017 at 11:58 am by

Micron Launches 8TB SSD with 3D TLC NAND

Micron has unveiled its new 5100 Series enterprise-level SSDs, which boast 3D TLC NAND, 74,000 random write IOPS, and up to 8TB of storage. The impressive 5100 Series is a ...

December 6, 2016 at 12:19 am by

Crucial MX300 2TB 2.5-Inch Solid State Drive Review

Introduction Today I got the largest solid state drive in my test lab that I yet had the pleasure to test, at least when it comes to capacity. The physical size of the ...

September 29, 2016 at 9:58 am by

Crucial Readying Massive MX300 2TB For $550

After sticking with 2D NAND for quite a while, Crucial and parent company Micron finally moved to 3D NAND with the MX300. After releasing the drive earlier in the Summer, ...

August 30, 2016 at 12:19 pm by

Crucial Increase MX300 Capacity and Form Factor Options

Micron and Crucial launched the MX300 solid state drive in a limited edition a little while ago, you might remember our review of the 750GB model. And that was kind of the ...

July 26, 2016 at 6:33 pm by

Crucial MX300 750GB SATA3 Solid State Drive Review

Introduction Today I’m taking a new solid state drive for a spin in my testing area, but before you skip ahead thinking that this just is the run of the mill new SSD, ...

June 14, 2016 at 2:00 pm by

Micron GDDR5X Enters Mass Production

Last year, we first got word of GDD5X, a cheaper alternative than the expensive jump to HBM/HBM2. Using a similar controller to GDDR5, Nvidia and AMD would be able to ...

May 13, 2016 at 6:40 pm by

Gigabyte X170-Extreme ECC (Intel C236) Motherboard Review

Introduction, Specifications, and Packaging Gigabyte released some great motherboards over the years, in fact, I own several myself, and this new X170-Extreme ECC motherboard ...

May 4, 2016 at 8:42 am by

Intel Demos 3D XPoint at IDF Shenzhen

First unveiled mid last year, 3D XPoint has been hailed as the next step for memory. Created in cooperation between Intel and Micron, the new memory technology is expected to ...

April 16, 2016 at 10:00 am by

ASRock E3V5 WS (Intel C232) Super Alloy Motherboard Review

Introduction, Specifications, and Packaging Today’s motherboard review lands right in the middle of everything. Not because it’s all over the place, but because it ...

April 15, 2016 at 8:40 am by

Micron Prepping MX300 With 3D TLC NAND For April

In addition to launching a new series of enterprise SSDs, Micron has also updated us on their plans for their consumer and OEM client business. While it’s interesting ...

April 13, 2016 at 12:20 pm by

Micron Announces Enterprise 9100 and 7100 NVMe PCIe SSDs

NVMe has been hailed as the next big storage protocol supplanting the aging ACHI that many SSDs still use. While NVMe is still slowly making its way into the consumer market, ...

April 13, 2016 at 11:00 am by