STORAGE

April 13th, 2014

Crucial M550 512GB SSD Review

Crucial’s M550 512GB  is the new price / performance king in the SSD market.  It is equipped with a new Marvell controller and specially selected NAND and hits well above its weight class.


April 1st, 2014

AData Premier Pro SP920 512GB SSD Review

AData’s Premier Pro SP920 aims to take on the likes of Intel, Kingston, Corsair and OCZ with an SSD which offers a near-perfect price / performance ratio.


March 14th, 2014

OCZ Vertex 460 240GB SSD Review

OCZ has begun a major turn-around and the Vertex 460 is meant to be their price / performance leader. With a barefoot controller and 19nm MLC NAND, it certainly has what it takes.


February 24th, 2014

Angelbird Adler SSDs & SSD2Go PRO Review

Angelbird may not be well known here in North America but their use of Novachips’ new Bugatti controller may allow them to get a leg up on the competition.


January 5th, 2014

Corsair Force LS 240GB SSD Review

Corsair’s Force LS 240GB is a mid-tier drive with hopes of competing with higher end models by using the little known yet powerful Phison PS3108 controller.


December 3rd, 2013

Western Digital RED 4TB Hard Drive Review

Western Digital’s $199 RED 4TB is aimed directly at NAS environments but it can actually sub in as a perfectly capable desktop drive too, despite a speed of just 5400RPM.


November 25th, 2013

Western Digital Black² 1TB Dual Drive Review

Western Digital is finally jumping on the hybrid drive bandwagon.  Their new Black² 1TB combines a 1TB hard drive alongside a dedicated 120GB SSD which gives users the best of both worlds.


November 16th, 2013

Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB Review

Combining the performance of an SSD with the capacity of a traditional hard drive may be nothing new but Seagate’s SSHD 2TB is the first to bring this combination to the desktop market.


November 14th, 2013

Kingston SSDNow E50 240GB SSD Review

Kingston’s new SSDNow E50 is one of the few drives available that narrowly targets read-centric environments.  Because of this, it works perfectly for file servers and virtual machines, it doesn’t get any better.


November 11th, 2013

OCZ Vector 150 240GB SSD Review

OCZ’s Vector 150 aims to capitalize upon the successes of its predecessor by creating a new niche that effectively combines the best of enthusiast-level performance with workstation longevity.