The result of this roundup is that due to the various hardware configurations each Hybrid solution is created for, there is no clear winner. The RevoDrive Hybrid dominates the field, but can only be installed into a desktop class machine. The Seagate Momentus XT provides the simplest drop-in high-capacity performance for laptops containing a single 2.5 HDD bay. Finally, Intel`s Rapid Response Technology present on Z68 desktops and recent 68 series mobile chipsets, gives a flexible option that works very well."
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