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ADATA Premier Pro SP920 512GB SSD Review
     Mon, May 12 2014 | 10:12P | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
ADATA`s SP920 may be a rebadged M550, but the company sweetened it with an excellent accessory package and low price. Let`s see what Chris has to say."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

News: A first look at SATA Express with Asus Hyper Express storage device
     Sun, May 11 2014 | 7:14A | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
SATA Express combines Serial ATA and PCI Express on the same physical interface. Some next-gen Intel motherboards support the standard, and Asus has developed a RAID-infused Hyper Express storage device that`s compatible with it. We take a closer look at SATA Express and the Hyper Express prototype to see what`s what."
  FULL STORY @ TECHREPORT.COM

Verbatim Mini Metal USB 3.0 Flash Drive Review @ ModSynergy.com
     Sat, May 10 2014 | 3:54P | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The saying, bigger is better, is that true? Well Verbatim would like to counter that statement by introducing their Store `n` Go Mini Metal USB by saying smaller is better. The Verbatim Store `n` Go Mini Metal USB flash drive aims to be that tiny shockproof flash drive that surprises based on its large capacity, speedy USB 3.0 performance, and affordability for the masses."
  FULL STORY @ MODSYNERGY.COM

PNY Optima SSD Series Review (240 GB) New Controller and a Wicked Price
     Sat, May 10 2014 | 11:43A | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Some time ago, Silicon Motion had sent us a new SSD controller they were working on a prototype SSD for review. The SM2246EN controller that we looked at was a four channel SATA 3 controller, capable of 510MB/s read and 410MB/s write with up to 80K IOPS, also capable of 256-Bit AES encryption. Up until this report, that was as close as that controller had gotten to the retail market. Our report today looks at a brand new release in the PNY Optima, the Optima being the first SSD to contain the Silicon Motion SM2246EN SATA 3 controller that we are aware of. Just to give you a bit of a heads up, the Optima is trying to win the race of performance with this entry, but it has a price that is truly hard to beat."
  FULL STORY @ THESSDREVIEW.COM

PNY Optima 240GB SSD Review - A Low Cost SSD for the Mainstream at $90
     Sat, May 10 2014 | 9:05A | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
PNY has the two lowest priced 256GB class SSDs on Newegg. One we`ve seen before and the other is new. Chris tells us about the new SMI controlled Optima."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

Intel 730 240GB SSD Review @ hardware Canucks
     Sat, May 10 2014 | 5:25A | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Intel`s newest enthusiast SSD, the 730 series, boasts their X25"
  FULL STORY @ HARDWARECANUCKS.COM

Seagate 6TB Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDD v4 Review
     Fri, May 09 2014 | 5:27P | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Seagate`s 6TB Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDD v4 delivers a big boost in capacity and performance. Read on as Paul gives us the full rundown of the new drive."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

 
ADATA Premier Pro SP920 512GB SSD Review @ Legit Reviews
     Fri, May 09 2014 | 10:12A | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
It?s been awhile since we?ve had an ADATA product on our bench and today we?ll be looking at the ADATA Premiere Pro SP920 512GB SSD that is powered by the Marvell 88SS9189 controller that we?ve seen on a few drives now and know to be very effective. The performance numbers depend heavily on the drive capacity but the 512GB version we received is rated for 560MB/s reads and 500MB/s writes with IOPS numbers reaching 98K/88K for reads/writes. Read on to see how it performs!"
  FULL STORY @ LEGITREVIEWS.COM

Intel 530 180GB Two-Drive SSD RAID Report
     Fri, May 09 2014 | 5:25A | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Today we look at how well Intel`s most popular capacity mainstream SSD stacks up against the competition in RAID 0. Read on now and find out!"
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

iStarUSA 5K25TU Hot Swap 5.25-inch Bay Enclosure Review
     Fri, May 09 2014 | 1:47A | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
We take a look at the hybrid slim optical and 2.5-inch solution from iStarUSA. Read on as Tyler gives us the full details on this handy storage product."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

OCZ Vertex 460 240GB SATA III 2.5 SSD Review @ Madshrimps
     Thu, May 08 2014 | 11:43A | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Vertex 460, another OCZ SSD which is priced a little bit lower than the previously reviewed Vector 150, features the same Toshiba 19nm Toggle-mode NAND, along with the lower-clocked"
  FULL STORY @ MADSHRIMPS.BE

Addonics RAID Tower III External Storage Device Review
     Tue, May 06 2014 | 9:07A | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
We look at the Addonics RAID Tower III, capable of delivering 35TB of storage in a single five-bay enclosure. Let`s see what Tyler thinks of it now."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

20 Questions - an Interview with OCZ Storage Solutions
     Tue, May 06 2014 | 8:14A | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
1.html,Many of you know that OCZ Technology has been in rough weather last year, that`s up-to the point where the company needed to file a chapter 11 bankruptcy, with the purpose to be taken over by Toshiba. The SSD market is fierce and competitive, if you are your own NAND flash manufacturer then you can sell your products cheap. If you sell NAND flash to a party like OCZ, then OCZ pays a premium price, making it hard for them to actually offer a price competitive solution. In this Interview we`ll ask to see what has happened over the past few months, and how it affects consumers and clients."
  FULL STORY @ GURU3D.COM

Silicon Power Armor A30 1TB USB 3.0 External HDD Review
     Tue, May 06 2014 | 2:05A | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
We take a look at the orange and durable Armor A30 from Silicon Power. Read on as Tyler tells us about this new product and just how it works and performs."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

Mach Xtreme DIY Series SATA-DOM 32GB SSD Review
     Mon, May 05 2014 | 7:14A | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Todays review is of the Mach Xtreme DIY series 32GB (MLC) SATA-DOM, a SATA II (3.0GB/s) miniaturized SSD designed for high-read, low-write usage scenarios that only require a small operating system; such as NAS enclosures, routers, set-top boxes, point-of-sale devices, hand-held devices, gaming machines, etc. Mach Xtreme Technology is a Taiwanese producer of high-performance solid state storage products for both industrial applications and for power users. Mach Xtreme has a strong presence in the European markets, but has yet to gain a significant foothold in North America. That could easily change with a unique offering such as the DIY series of SATA-DOMs."
  FULL STORY @ THESSDREVIEW.COM

Micron M500DC Enterprise SSD Review (480GB) - Great Write Performance At A Great Price
     Tue, Apr 29 2014 | 3:11A | Hard Drives/SSD | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
About this time last year we were reviewing the Crucial M500 960GB This was the first drive to really put 1 TB of flash storage at a price where consumers could realistically own one. In the past year Micron released the enterprise-focused M500 under their brand. They are now back with the M500DC that shares its roots with both of those drives. By using the base architecture of the M500 Micron is able to add enterprise features to a drive that is consistently selling for less than $0.50/GB. Considering the lowest cost enterprise SSDs are close to $1/GB this gives Micron a lot of room to be price competitive. Micron does not publish pricing for their enterprise SSDs instead they point you to distributors to get pricing at volume. But in our conversations they heavily implied that they would very competitive."
  FULL STORY @ THESSDREVIEW.COM

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