STORAGE NEWS

July 21st, 2009, 12:26 PM

Intel Delivers Industry’s First 34nm NAND Flash SSD; Advancement Lowers Prices by Up to 60 Percent

Intel Corporation is moving to a more advanced, 34- nanometer (nm) manufacturing process for its leading NAND flash-based Solid State Drive (SSD) products, which are an alternative to a computer’s hard drive. The move to 34nm will help lower prices of the SSDs up to 60 percent for PC and laptop makers and consumers who [...]

July 20th, 2009, 12:31 PM

Kingston Releases DataTraveler 300 256GB USB Drive

Kingston Technology today announced the launch of the world’s first 256GB USB flash drive, the Kingston Technology DataTraveler® 300. The Kingston DataTraveler 300, allows users to carry around a whole digital world, from thousands of image files to a whole database of documents. Users will also benefit from quick transfer rates and the option to [...]

July 16th, 2009, 11:05 AM

Corsair Launches New Extreme Series High-Performance SSDs

Corsair seems to be rolling out the SSD lineups as if they were on an NVIDIA timeline today announced the Extreme Series X32, X64 and X128 high-performance SSDs, in 32GB, 64GB and 128GB densities respectively. Built using the renowned Indilinx Barefoot controller and Samsung MLC NAND flash memory, the Extreme Series has been designed to offer [...]

July 15th, 2009, 12:29 PM

AMP Launches SaberTooth PCIe SSD Drives for EeePC

Active Media Products, maker of unique storage solutions including the WWF endangered species USB drives, today announced immediate availability of their new SaberTooth SSDs that are custom designed for Asus Eee PC upgrades. This new line of SaberTooth SSDs is built with MLC NAND flash to deliver exceptional performance. These SSDs have been tested with [...]

July 14th, 2009, 12:22 PM

Mushkin Announces Europe III 250GB SSD

Ever heard or seen a Mushkin SSD? Neither has most of North America, in fact the lineup (much like their video cards) are not even listed on the website. According to a Muskin spokesperson, the SSD products are only available in Europe (as the product line’s name suggests) however that doesn’t stop it from being [...]

July 8th, 2009, 10:29 AM

Adding More Boost – OCZ Vertex Gets “Turbo’d”

OCZ Technology has released the latest addition to their premium Vertex solid state drive series, the Vertex Turbo Edition. The tried-and-true architecture and performance of the original Vertex has been upgraded to meet the demands of enthusiasts and other performance-seeking users who benefit from SSD technology. The Vertex Turbo Series maximizes the potential for ultimate [...]

July 6th, 2009, 11:56 AM

A-Data Launches S-592 Solid State Drive Lineup

  A-DATA recently launched its 500 series 2.5” SATA II S592 SSD, a highly anticipated product that is compatible with Microsoft® Windows® 7. Taking advantage of the latest technical breakthrough, the S592 adopts new controller design and utilizes mobile SDRAM as cache to decrease data access time, enables the SSD to quickly access and seek the data.  [...]

June 26th, 2009, 10:14 AM

Corsair Expands “P” Series with 128GB and 64GB SSD

While Corsair already has a full lineup of SSD capacity options for consumers, ranging from 32GB to the recently unvieled P 256GB, they are continuing their success by expanding on their “P”erformance series with the additions of 64GB and 128GB SSD options. The P256 was greeted with much enthusiasm from consumers as it managed to [...]

June 24th, 2009, 10:49 AM

Western Digital Introduces 4TB My Book World Edition II NAS

Western Digital has introduced its newly redesigned My Book® World Edition™ II dual- drive network storage system in capacities of up to 4 TB. With the double protection of two Mirrored (RAID 1) drives and continuous backup software, the My Book World Edition II network storage system provides an extra-safe place for users to back up [...]

June 18th, 2009, 10:10 AM

Super Talent Adds MasterDrive SX to SSD Lineup

Super Talent Technology, has launched a new line of MasterDrive SX SSDs that incorporate 128MB of DRAM cache and reach new performance levels in high performance laptops. The MasterDrive SX is based on an advanced new 8-channel controller and MLC NAND Flash. Its 8-channel architecture combined with a hefty 128MB of DRAM cache takes full [...]