STORAGE

March 31st, 2010

Kingston SSDNow V+ (gen.2) 128GB SSD Review

In the highly competitive SSD market, there is no end to the number of companies vying for your hard earned dollars.  From no name brands to the who’s who of the computer hardware industry, there are so many products out there it is getting extreme hard for consumers to choose.  With their SSDNow V+ series, [...]


February 25th, 2010

SilverStone HDDBoost Review

Many people have shied away from SSDs due to their somewhat limited storage capacity and high price for the drives.  Spindle-based hard drives on the other hand have massive amounts of storage space but lack the performance of SSDs.  SilverStone’s $50 HDDBoost looks to marry the best of both worlds by allowing us to seamlessly [...]


February 11th, 2010

Western Digital Caviar Green 2TB Hard Drive Review

In a computing world that is seeing its storage needs rapidly expand, we have seen a quick surge in the capacities of today’s hard drives. While we all know that the recent SSD revolution has produced some of the fastest consumer-available storage mediums around, these drives lack the capacity to store large amounts of data [...]


January 20th, 2010

G.Skill Falcon II 128GB SSD Review

As the SSD marketplace expands at a near-breakneck pace, OEMs and manufacturers alike are moving quickly to cover as many price points as possible.  One of the most popular portions of this market doesn’t lie with the high-performance, stratospherically-priced drives but rather with drives that offer the perfect mix of value and performance.  Enter G.Skill’s [...]


December 17th, 2009

Kingston SSDNow V Series 40GB SSD Review

It seems like everywhere we look, SSDs are increasing in capacity while very little downwards movement has been made when it comes to pricing.  Kingston on the other hand is now offering their new Intel-based SSDNow V-Series 40GB units at a bargain price for people who are looking to add some performance to their systems. [...]


November 25th, 2009

OCZ Agility EX 60GB SSD Review

SSDs are gaining popularity at a staggering pace and OCZ has been leading the charge into this lucrative field.  With their new EX series, they are pushing the performance envelope once again.  While the price may be high, this drive is capable of beating the best that the competition has to offer even though it [...]


November 4th, 2009

Western Digital Caviar Black 2TB Hard Drive Review

These days we have been reviewing SSD after SSD for the simple reason that those high-end drives are literally saturating the market.  Meanwhile, standard hard drives have taken a back seat but it seems Western Digital isn’t willing to let their drives go unnoticed.  Their new Black Series 2TB drive promises high performance, massive amounts [...]


October 25th, 2009

A-DATA S592 128GB SSD Review

It seems that every time we look at the SSD market new companies have thrown their hats into the ring and are releasing their products.  Lately, Indilinx-based drives are the talk of the town with everyone from OCZ to Corsair to G.Skill releasing drives with Indilinx controllers.  A-Data is the latest to enter the fray [...]


September 15th, 2009

OCZ Summit 120GB SSD Review

When it comes to SSDs, the competition is fierce and relentless and companies have to stay ahead of the curve or they risk falling far behind the leaders.  OCZ has drives in every price category but with their new Samsung-based Summit series, they are looking to strike the perfect balance between price and performance.  In [...]


August 26th, 2009

Corsair P64 64GB SSD Review

While there are many companies in the SSD marketplace, few carry with them the same brand recognition as Corsair.  In this review we take a look at one of their newer solid state drives which promises  great performance at a price point that has up until now been reserved for much lower-end products.  Let’s hope [...]