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Storage | 16th March 2012
Famous for SD cards, SanDisk have placed their memory know-how into the world of Solid State Drives.
Storage | 27th February 2012
As we bring a new benchmark to the OC3D suite of testing, we thought we'd give you a quick run through of some popular SSDs.
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Mark Campbell | 21st July 2016
Supertalent has announced their PCIe Nova U.2 SSD, which will come with read and write speeds of 3000MB/s and 2.2GB/s with capacities that range from 120GB to 1920GB.
Mark Campbell | 19th July 2016
Seagate has launched a whole new range of SATA HDDs, including SSD enhanced FireCUDA drives and drives with capacities of up to 10TB.
Mark Campbell | 12th July 2016
There are some great SSD deals to be had today. Let's have a look at what SSDs are best for each price bracket and which one you should be spending your money on.
Storage | 5th December 2011
Samsung provide the NAND chips for nearly all the SSDs on the market. Cutting out the middle-man we look at a Samsung branded model.
Storage | 19th August 2011
Hot on the heels of the successful C300, Crucial have released the M4, a 6Gbp/s speedster.
Storage | 3rd August 2011
Kingston have emblazoned their Hyper X branding upon a new line of SATAIII SSDs. Do they live up to the name?
Storage | 10th January 2011
Today we take a look at a Sandforce based SSD from Memory giants Patriot. Have the early problems been ironed out?
Storage | 16th November 2010
Synology are back with a refreshed range of NAS devices. How will they perform?
Storage | 2nd November 2010
Before SSDs there was the Western Digital VelociRaptor. With price per GB seemingly stable, it's time to revisit the HDD performance King.
Storage | 14th September 2010
At the end of last year we looked at the 64GB V+ and found it a superb SSD choice. How does its big brother fare at the end of 2010?
Storage | 1st August 2010
The OCZ Vertex was one of the first mega-performing SSDs. Does the Vertex 2 continue the lineage?
Storage | 24th June 2010
Mushkin enter the SSD arena with their Callisto lineup of MLC based drives.
Storage | 23rd June 2010
We all know that SSDs are blazingly fast. What would you get if you took an SSD and added SATA 6Gb/s support? Let's find out.
Storage | 13th May 2010
We take a look at a pair of Icy Box docking stations and compare E-SATA to USB3
Storage | 19th April 2010
Today we look at the latest high performance SSD from Corsair, the Nova. How does it do?
Storage | 31st March 2010
Carrying your personal data around on a USB drive may be convenient, but what happens when you loose it?
Storage | 26th February 2010
Today we have a look at two Solid State Drives from the Taiwanese company Silicon Power. Do they cut the mustard?
Storage | 22nd February 2010
Synology have just released their latest NAS aimed at the SMB market. But can it hold its own against a fully fledged file server?
Storage | 27th January 2010
With the ever growing need for digital storage, Synology have released a new 4 bay NAS solution for the home and small business user. Look inside to see if it checks all the boxes.
Storage | 6th January 2010
Today we look at the Crucial M225 128GB, a notebook replacement SSD.
Storage | 4th December 2009
The Kingston SSD Now V+ 64GB solid state drive comes through the OC3D Labs. Does it's value price tag mean value performance?
Mark Campbell | 6th June 2016
Corsair has announced their new Neutron XTI SSD, offering improved performance consistency and decreased storage latency.
Mark Campbell | 31st May 2016
Plextor has been showing off their new M8Pe PCIe and M.2 SSDs at Computex, offering sequential read and write speeds of up to 2500MB/s and 1400MB/s respectively and capacities of up to 1TB.
Mark Campbell | 25th May 2016
Samsung announced 500GB SSD 750 Evo and wider availability of their existing 250GB and 120GB variants. More budget friendly SSDs are coming to the EU!
Mark Campbell | 25th May 2016
Toshiba has announced their new OCZ RD400 M.2 NVMe SSDs, with read and write speeds of up to 2600MB/s and 1600MB/s respectively and capacities of up to 1TB.
Mark Campbell | 16th May 2016
AMD has reportedly confirmed that they will be making faster M.2 and SATA SSDs after the release of their R3 series SSDs. Are R7 or R9 SSDs on the Horizon?
Mark Campbell | 5th May 2016
Millions of usernames, passwords, and other information have been stolen from email providers like Gmail, Hotmail and Yahoo alongside the account details of employees at several US banks.
Mark Campbell | 3rd May 2016
AMD has just released their new R3 series of SSDs, offering some competitive pricing and a Radeon Aesthetic.
Mark Campbell | 23rd April 2016
Scientists have created a battery that can be recharged without degradation.
Mark Campbell | 21st April 2016
The Opera web browser now has a free Built-in VPN service with 256-bit encryption, allowing you to access region-restricted content with ease.
Mark Campbell | 15th April 2016
Intel has Demoed their new 3D XPoint Optane Memory, showcasing Copy speeds of 2GB/s.
Mark Campbell | 14th April 2016
Micron has announced that Crucial will be releasing an MX300 SSD with 3D NAND later this month.
Mark Campbell | 28th March 2016
Samsung has introduced their new PM963 7.68TB 2.5" Enterprise SSD which offers speeds of up to 1,600MB/s reads and 1,200MB/s writes.
Mark Campbell | 24th March 2016
Samsung have created a tiny BGA SSD for mobile devices, an SSD that offers read and write speeds of 1500MB/s and 600MB/s.
Mark Campbell | 3rd March 2016
Samsung has released a new 15.36TB SSD for the Enterprise market, offering sequential read and write speeds of up to 1,200MB/s.
Mark Campbell | 1st March 2016
Western Digital Release 8TB Helium Filled Consumer HDDs for their new WD Red NAS hard Disk range.
Mark Campbell | 26th February 2016
Ever wanted a little more precision control from your keyboard? Want to have more options for WASD than simply on and off? Meet the WOOTING One, the first Analog Mechanical keyboard.
Mark Campbell | 25th February 2016
ZOTAC have announced their new SONIX 480GB PCIe NVMe SSD, which offers read an write speed of 2600MBps and 1300MBps respectively.
Mark Campbell | 14th February 2016
Micron has announced their new 3D NAND Technology, which promises a massive leap in both capacity and power consumption. The First SSDs using this technology will ship in June.
Mark Campbell | 4th February 2016
Sony has started selling consumer SSD and is soon to make it's international debut with a new 2.5" SATA SSD which supports read and write speeds of 560MB/s and 530MB/s and capacities of up to 480GB.
Mark Campbell | 1st February 2016
Seagate has been hit with a Class Action Lawsuit for the High Failure Rates of their 3TB hard drives.
Mark Campbell | 19th January 2016
Toshiba have announced the availability of their 4TB and 2TB SAS enterprise SSDs, offering read speeds of up to 1,900MB/s and a 5 year warranty.
Mark Campbell | 15th January 2016
Valve deploys 100Gbps ports to meet the increasing demand for the service, serving an average of 450-500PB of data per month.
Mark Campbell | 13th January 2016
Japanese Company Fixstars have just released 6TB, 10TB and 13TB SSDs, which are SATA 3.0 and are made with 15nm MLC NAND.
Mark Campbell | 13th January 2016
Seagate has just release 8TB Hard Drives for NAS Applications, bringing ever larger storage density to the masses.
Mark Campbell | 11th January 2016
Kingston have been showcasing their new HyperX Predator NVMe SSD, which has stated read and write speeds of 2,585MB/s and 1,354MB/s respectively and will have capacities of up to 960GB.