SSD

Toshiba Announces XD5 NVMe SSD for Data Centres

More NVMe Options From Toshiba Toshiba announces the availability of its XD5 Series NVMe SSD platform in a new 2.5-inch, 7mm low-profile form factor. The drive is optimised ...

March 20, 2019 at 3:47 pm by
Micron Announces the 2200 PCIe NVMe SSD Series

Micron Announces the 2200 PCIe NVMe SSD Series

In-House Controller Plus 3D TLC Micron is expanding their storage portfolio further with the announcement of the new 2200 SSD series. Unlike the 1300 series announced several ...

March 20, 2019 at 3:37 pm by

Patriot Viper VPN100 M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD Review

Patriot Viper VPN100 M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD Review SSDs aren’t all equal and Patriot surely proves that with their VPN100 M.2 NVMe SSD. Today I’m taking exactly this ...

March 19, 2019 at 9:00 am by
Kingston Launches the 500-Series Data Center SSDs

Kingston Launches the 500-Series Data Center SSDs

Optimal SSDs for Read-Intensive Applications Kingston is announcing their new DC500R solid state drive. The “DC” in the name stands for “data center” ...

March 18, 2019 at 1:52 pm by
WD Blue SN500 SSDs Now Available in Faster NVMe Variant

WD Blue SN500 SSDs Now Available in Faster NVMe Version

Faster WD Blue SN500 in 250GB and 500GB Capacities Western Digital is rolling out a new version of their WD Blue SN500. Now finally using NVMe PCIe 3.0 x2 for faster speeds ...

March 14, 2019 at 2:43 pm by
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Western Digital Releases Ultrastar DC SN630 and CL SN720 SSDs

A Pair of SATA-Replacing NVMe SSDs Western Digital has two new NVMe data centre drives, the Ultrastar DC SN630 and the CL SN720. The new drives are meant as replacements for ...

March 13, 2019 at 9:59 am by
ADATA XPG GAMMIX S11 PRO 1TB Photo view angle 2

ADATA XPG GAMMIX S11 PRO 1TB M.2 NVMe SSD Review

Introduction ADATA XPG GAMMIX S11 PRO I had the pleasure to look at the XPG GAMMIX S11 a while ago and today it’s time to look at the PRO version. The XPG GAMMIX S11 Pro ...

March 5, 2019 at 8:29 am by
Micron Announces New 96-Layer 3D TLC-Equipped 1300 SSD

Micron Announces New 96-Layer 3D TLC-Equipped 1300 SSD

Affordable Consumer SSD Upgrade from HDD Micron is launching their new 1300 solid-state drive lineup for consumers. Although not the fastest drive from the company, these are ...

March 1, 2019 at 8:25 am by
Crucial Adds 960GB Capacity Option to BX500 SSD Line

Crucial Adds 960GB Capacity Option to BX500 SSD Line

Larger Capacity, Same Low Price Crucial first launched their BX500 entry-level solid-state drive 6 months ago. Now they are expanding on it further by offering a larger ...

February 22, 2019 at 10:39 pm by
ADATA Launches the SU750 2.5" SATA SSD

ADATA Launches the SU750 2.5″ SATA SSD

Using TLC 3D NAND with SLC Caching ADATA first previewed their SU750 SSD back in CES 2019 and it is finally available. The drive uses the standard 2.5″ form factor and ...

February 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm by
Worldwide HDD Shipment Has Been Declining Since 2010

Worldwide HDD Shipment Has Been Declining Since 2010

Steady Downward Trend for HDDs The hard disk drives is an essential part of any PC build. However, it appears that worldwide shipment has been on a steady decline since 2010. ...

February 20, 2019 at 11:00 am by
OWC ThunderBlade Gen 2 External SSD Now Available

OWC ThunderBlade Gen 2 External SSD Now Available

High-Speed Storage for Creative Professionals OWC is starting 2019 with the launch of their new ThunderBlade Gen 2 external SSD. This is an update to the high-end external ...

January 30, 2019 at 9:29 am by
Transcend Announces the MTE220S NVMe M.2 SSD

Transcend Announces the MTE220S NVMe M.2 SSD

Faster Storage Speed Through PCIe 3.0 x4 Transcend is introducing the new MTE220S, an NVMe M.2 2280 SSD utilizing the PCIe Gen3 x4 interface. That means much faster transfer ...

January 24, 2019 at 4:29 pm by
Samsung 970 EVO Plus SSD Family Launched

Samsung 970 EVO Plus SSD Family Launched

Powered by the Latest V-NAND Technology Samsung is officially launching the new 970 EVO Plus SSD family, following the 970 PRO and 970 EVO 9 months ago. In fact, the new 970 ...

January 22, 2019 at 11:07 pm by
Despite the Hate, RGB LED Products Flying Off Shelves

Despite the Hate, RGB LED Products Flying Off Shelves

RGB LED Brings Home the Bacon One of the most contentious topics when it comes to PC hardware lately has been the proliferation of RGB LED products. It first started in PC ...

January 22, 2019 at 4:59 pm by