Storage

Drobo 5N2 5-Bay Self-Managing NAS Review

Introduction Drobo only just released their newest NAS device and I already have the pleasure to have one of them in the office for a review and some benchmarking. The new ...

April 13, 2017 at 11:27 am by

Seagate FireCuda 2TB 2.5″ SSHD Review

Introduction Sometimes you want the fast boot times that solid state drives have to offer and other times you want the large capacity for a low price that hard disk drives ...

April 5, 2017 at 5:00 pm by

Toshiba OCZ VX500 512GB in 4-Disk RAID Review

Introduction Having a single SSD drive in your system is great and a lot of fun, but it doesn’t have to stop there. With multiple drives, you got the option to set them ...

April 4, 2017 at 2:00 pm by

LaCie d2 Thunderbolt 3 10TB Desktop HDD Review

Introduction Today I get to review an amazing looking storage drive with a connection option available for any system. In the testing area is LaCie’s newest d2 model, ...

March 15, 2017 at 1:15 pm by

Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM) 6.1 Review

Introduction When it comes to reviews, I am mostly doing hardware based reviews, and while my regular NAS reviews show a lot of the software too, they don’t go into ...

February 23, 2017 at 12:01 pm by

Seagate IronWolf Pro 10TB NAS HDD Review

Introduction Seagate launched the Guardian series of drives last year and we’ve already seen both the IronWolf 10TB and the SkyHawk 10TB drives perform awesome in our ...

February 18, 2017 at 3:01 pm by

LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt USB-C 2TB Portable HDD Review

Introduction There can be multiple reasons why you will want your portable storage drive to be a rugged one. You might be on the road a lot for business or pleasure or ...

February 15, 2017 at 2:01 pm by

Silicon Power S57 240GB Solid State Drive Review

Introduction I recently had a closer look at Silicon Power’s S56 SSD, and today it is time to take a look at its brother, the S57. The two drives are similar in many ...

February 2, 2017 at 1:00 pm by

Drobo 5c 5-Bay USB Type-C Self-Managing DAS Review

Introduction Today it is time to take a look at another Direct Attached Storage unit, and it is Drobo’s latest DAS unit that’s under the microscope today. The DAS ...

February 1, 2017 at 9:04 am by

Silicon Power S56 240GB Solid State Drive Review

Introduction The Silicon Power S56 is a whole new drive series that comes with a fresh design on the outside and great hardware on the inside. The S56 is categorised as an ...

January 27, 2017 at 8:30 am by

Noontec TerraMaster D4-310 4-Bay USB Type-C DAS Review

Introduction I have had a close look at a lot of storage devices of various types here at eTeknix, but there have been few DAS units between them. Today I’m taking the ...

January 16, 2017 at 9:00 am by

Thecus N4810 4-Bay SMB and Enthusiast NAS Review

Introduction In today’s review, I’m taking a closer look at a NAS that we’ve already featured in an earlier article, the Thecus N4810 which I used for our ...

January 12, 2017 at 9:00 am by

Blitzwolf BW-D1 120GB SATA3 SSD Review

Introduction Today is a little bit of a special day as it is the first time that we have a solid state drive from BlitzWolf in the office for some testing and benchmarks as ...

December 26, 2016 at 12:00 pm by

Toshiba X300 6TB Desktop Hard Disk Drive Review

Introduction When it comes to storage, then solid state drives might get most of the hype these days. While that’s true, we shouldn’t forget the mechanical storage ...

December 22, 2016 at 8:00 am by

A Year With NVMe RAID 0 in a Real World Setup

Introduction There are a lot of misconception and some right information out there when it comes to the combination of solid state drives with RAID setups and what better way ...

December 15, 2016 at 9:00 am by