Reviews Roundup: Thursday, April 26, 2012

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April 26, 2012

Crucial Adrenaline 50GB m4 Cache SSD Review

Source: legitreviews.com
Cache SSD drives are all the rage now since large capacity SSDs haven't come down in price to the level that the masses can afford. Crucial's offering in the SATA 6Gbps interface drive realm is the 50GB Adrenaline m4 SSD which, when paired with the supplied Dataplex software, can really boost performance. How does it compare with other cache solutions and against a full fledged SSD system? Have a look and see.
April 26, 2012

Corsair Force Series 3 180GB Solid State Drive Review

Source: tweaktown.com
Last week we took an in-depth look at the Corsair Force Series GT 180GB SSD and found a nice surprise under the top, a SandForce SF-2282 controller. The SF-2282 is a fairly rare piece of silicon to find in consumer SSDs. It allows SSD manufactures to connect up to 32 NAND flash chips to the controller. The more common SF-2281 controller found on most Team SandForce drives can only communicate with up to 16.