SSD

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.

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.

August 22nd, 2013

Seagate 600 Pro 400GB SSD Review

After sitting on the sidelines as the SSD revolution progressed, Seagate is finally jumping head first into the solid state Enterprise market with their new 600 Pro 400GB.

August 6th, 2013

SanDisk Extreme II 240GB SSD Review

SanDisk’s Extreme II 240GB is setting out to follow in its predecessor’s footsteps by offering an enticing combination of a low price and excellent performance.  With 19nm eX2 ABL NAND and a new Marvell Monet controller, it will certainly make a splash.

June 18th, 2013

OCZ Vertex 450 256GB SSD Review

The Vertex 450 256GB is OCZ”s follow-up to the ultra popular Vertex 4 drives and is meant as an answer to the numerous competitors now vying for the sub-$275 SSD market.  In order to achieve dominance, this new Vertex combines the Vector’s Barefoot controller with 20nm NAND and the end result is impressive.

June 11th, 2013

Intel DC S3500 480GB SSD Review (Single & RAID)

The new DC S3500 is Intel’s first real effort to offer an enterprise-class SSD at a price point which can displace 15K RPM hard drives.  Unlike its 910 and DC S3700 prdecessors, the DC S3500′s design focuses on optimal read performance -a cornerstone of enterprise storage-, endurance and value alongside the low power signature SSDs [...]