STORAGE

July 16th, 2009

Patriot Torqx 128GB SSD Review

Patriot has been at the forefront of the SSD battle and are quickly advancing their lineup.  Today we take a look at one of their newest products:  the Torqx 128GB which is based off a design we have seen a few times before.  What sets this SSD apart from the competition?  Let’s start with the [...]


July 5th, 2009

OCZ Vertex 120GB SSD Review

The SSD battle has really been heating up as of late with battle lines being drawn as more and more companies enter this burgeoning market.  While there are plenty of new faces, OCZ has been on the SSD bandwagon since their first release into the retail marketplace.  Today, we take a look at one of [...]


June 14th, 2009

G.Skill Falcon 128GB SSD Review

While SSDs may be a dime a dozen, there are very few drives out there that could be counted as a viable alternative to the ages-old hard disk drive.  Stutter issues as well as general performance pitfalls have kept these expensive products to niche markets instead of making serious inroads as people’s OS drives.   [...]


June 7th, 2009

Cavalry Storage Pelican 64GB External SSD Review

SSDs seem to be all the rage these days and it seems that every manufacturer wants to get in on the action.  Cavalry Storage joins the likes of OCZ, Patriot and Corsair with their release of a lineup of SSD drives that promise great performance.  Where Cavalry differs from usual SSD mentality is that they [...]


April 6th, 2009

Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB Hard Drive Review

While all the buzz in the storage industry may be about SSDs, we have to remember that there are still a large number of amazingly-priced spindle-based drives on the market which will suit most people’s needs. In this review we look at one of the highest performance hard disk drives currently on the market: the [...]


March 23rd, 2009

OCZ Apex 120GB SSD Review

Many believe that among all of the companies vying for your hard-earned dollars in the SSD market, OCZ is among those most deserving of your money. They have been at the forefront of the market and with their Apex drives, they hope to make this technology more appealing to people who don’t want to shell [...]


March 19th, 2009

G.Skill Titan 256GB SSD Review

As our SSD reviews move along, we come to one of the most talked about drives of the last few months: the G.Skill Titan 256GB. This is one of the highest capacity drives on the market today while retailing for slightly less than the Intel X-25M. Can this combination of a great price and claimed [...]


March 13th, 2009

Patriot Warp v2 128GB SSD Review

Of late, Patriot has been working hard to expand their product lineup which up until a short time ago mostly centered around RAM and memory cards. With the advent of Solid State Drives, Patriot saw an opportunity and they jumped feet first with the release of their original Warp series. In this review we take [...]


March 3rd, 2009

Intel X-25M 80GB SSD Review

It has been a while since we last looked at a Solid State Drive and today we look at another; this time from Intel. Armed with a new set of testing methodologies, we begin a new set of SSD reviews which start with the drive many count as the golden standard of SSDs: the X-25M.


July 13th, 2008

Ineo NA307 & NA302Ue Hard Drive Enclosures Review

Ineo is not a name that is very well known around these parts but they are looking to change that with a pair of new hard drive enclosures. While neither offers particularly unique ideas, the NA307 and NA302Ue come in at very good prices and seem to offer good performance.