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Windows 10 Gets Less Sensitive About USB Removal

Windows 10 Relaxes USB Warnings Back in the earlier days of USB disk drives, Windows got more than a little agitated when you removed them without warning. In fairness, there ...

April 8, 2019 at 1:44 pm by
Intel Finally Extends Optane Support to Pentium and Celeron CPUs

Intel Finally Extends Optane Support to Pentium and Celeron CPUs

Now Available on Entry Level Builds Intel has now extended Optane support down to their entry level Pentium and Celeron CPUs. These of course, have to be 8th Gen or newer, and ...

April 1, 2019 at 4:30 pm by

Seagate Hires Nvidia AI To Help Keep Their HDD Tech Alive

Seagate Hires Nvidia AI While we are not exactly seeing the death of the standard hard disk drive (HDD) with the expansion of ownership of solid state drives (SSD) and their ...

March 22, 2019 at 6:26 pm by
WD Blue SN500 SSDs Now Available in Faster NVMe Variant

PCIe Solid State Drive Ownership Nears Parity With SATA

PCIe SSD Drives To Match SATA Before End 2019 There is quite a common question asked in this industry. Namely, what is the least expensive way to make my PC perform better? ...

March 21, 2019 at 6:14 pm 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
Transcend Reveals New High-Performance 330S microSD Series

Transcend Reveals New High-Performance 330S microSD Series

Transcend Going for Speed Storage and memory experts Transcend is announcing the launch of their new 330S microSD card series. It improves upon their previously launched 300S ...

March 1, 2019 at 8:25 am by
WD Unveils World's Fastest 1TB UHS-I microSD from SanDisk

WD Unveils World’s Fastest 1TB UHS-I microSD from SanDisk

Fastest 1TB microSD Card Yet Storage expert Western Digital unveiled their latest SanDisk product at MWC 2019. Instead of going big, they are going for speed and announcing ...

February 26, 2019 at 8:03 am by
SD Association Announces MicroSD Express at MWC 2019

SD Association Announces MicroSD Express at MWC 2019

Up to 985 MB/sec Transfer Rate The SD association announced the new SD Express standard 8 months ago. This brings significantly faster transfer rates to the popular memory ...

February 26, 2019 at 8:03 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
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

Synology DiskStation DS1019+ Available Now

Synology DiskStation DS1019+ Is it time to upgrade your storage? Then you may want to check out the new feature packed 5-bay desktop NAS from Synology. While it’s ...

February 15, 2019 at 8:34 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
QNAP Launches the TR-004 4-Bay RAID DAS Enlosure

QNAP Launches the TR-004 4-Bay RAID DAS Enlosure

Simple Storage Expansion Solution QNAP has a new 4-bay Direct Attached Storage (DAS) box they are calling the TR-004. This uses UBS 3.1 Gen.1 and supports up to four 3.5-inch ...

January 28, 2019 at 4:44 pm 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
Toshiba First to Sample UFS 3.0 Embedded Memory Devices

Toshiba First to Sample UFS 3.0 Embedded Memory Devices

Faster Performance for VR, Gadgets and More Toshiba Memory is announcing that they are the first to begin sampling Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 3.0 embedded memory devices. ...

January 24, 2019 at 3:00 pm by