Intel SSD 750 Series

Intel SSD 750 NVMe PCIe SSD Review

Intel SSD 750 Series – NVMe Arrives For Desktop Enthusiasts Intel recently launched the SSD 750 series, which is first set of SSDs that support NVM Express (NVMe) or Non-Volatile Memory Host Controller Interface Specification (NVMHCI) technology. NVMe is set to replace the AHCI (Advanced Host Controller Interface) technology that came out in 2004 when the …more

Samsung SM951 Drives in RAID 0

Samsung SM951 512GB M.2 PCIe SSDs in RAID 0 – Hitting 4.5GB/s

Samsung SM951 M.2 PCIe SSDs in RAID 0 If our review yesterday on the Samsung SM951 512GB M.2 PCIe SSD was interesting to you, but found yourself thinking that the first M.2 PCI Express 3.0 x4 storage drive just isn’t fast enough for you we have a treat for you today. We managed to get our hands …more

Samsung SM951 M.2 PCIe SSD

Samsung SM951 512GB M.2 PCIe SSD Review

Samsung SM951 PCIe 3.0 x 4 M.2 PCIe SSD Testing The Samsung SM951 M.2 PCIe SSD has been the talk of the enthusiast community for months and it has been without a doubt one killer looking drive. The only problem is that Samsung is using these drives for OEM products and is not really putting …more

HyperX Predator 480GB PCIe SSD RAID

HyperX Predator M.2 PCIe SSDs in RAID 0 – Hitting 2.8GB/s

HyperX Predator M.2 PCIe SSDs in RAID 0 Last month we looked at the performance of the HyperX Predator M.2 PCIe G2 x4 Solid-State Drive and found that was one of the fastest M.2 SSDs that you can purchase right now. To be honest the only two M.2 PCIe SSDs that enthusiasts should be looking at …more

Seagate ST5000DM000

Seagate Barracuda ST5000DM000 5TB Desktop Hard Drive Review

One of our readers asked us to look at the Seagate Barracuda ST5000DM000 5TB 3.5-inch internal desktop hard drive as he bought one off of Amazon and was having some performance issues with the drive. We looked into it and discovered that Seagate does not sell an internal 3.5-inch desktop drive on the market. That is …more

Samsung Evo 850 Trio

Samsung 850 EVO mSATA and M.2 SSD Review

The Samsung SSD 850 EVO Goes M.2 and mSATA When we reviewed the Samsung SSD 850 EVO drive last December we knew that different form factors were coming but we didn’t know exactly when. That question has now been answered as we have a few different drives on our hands. With the same components we …more


ASUS USB 3.1 Type-A Card Review – Add USB 3.1 For $39

First Look at USB 3.1 Performance With ASUS! It took some time to get here, but devices supporting the USB 3.1 standard are finally coming to market. Besides the obvious new logo and SUPERSPEED+ name change, the USB 3.1 standard doubles the transfer rate of USB 3.0 and the encoding overhead has been greatly reduced …more

OCZ Vector 180 480GB

OCZ Vector 180 480GB SSD Review

The Vector Gets More Reliable Ever since OCZ went through a bit of a transformation after the departure of then CEO Ryan Peterson, they’ve renewed their focus to prioritize quality and reliability. Prior to then, time to market appeared to be the main driver and it showed with OCZ having several product gaffes on both …more

HyperX Predator PCIe SSD

480GB HyperX Predator M.2 PCIe SSD Review

HyperX Predator M.2 PCIe G2 x4 SSD HyperX today released the HyperX Predator PCIe SSD! This highly anticipated drive was supposed to ship in February 2015, but was delayed a number of weeks in order to give Kingston time to perfect the firmware on their new highest-end SSD. Getting the HyperX Predator PCIe SSD firmware dialed in was …more

Seagate Wireless Mobile Portable Hard Drive Storage

Seagate Wireless Mobile Storage 500GB Portable Hard Drive Review

Seagate Wireless 500GB Over the past several years, many companies have come out with wireless storage options for the ever growing mobile community;  Seagate released the Wireless Plus a couple of years ago.  At CES 2015, they announced the Seagate Wireless, a mobile storage drive that is designed to stream music, video, photos and other …more

WD My Cloud DL4100

WD My Cloud DL4100 Business NAS Review

WD’s First 4-Bay NAS Server WD launched their My Cloud multi-bay network-attached storage (NAS) devices in 2013 and over the past two years WD NAS models went from making up 8% of the 2 and 4-bay NAS market to having 26% of the market share in December 2014. Not bad for a growing product segment and …more

Seagate Seven Portable Drive

Seagate Seven External USB 3.0 Drive Review

Seagate Seven Becomes This Thinnest 500GB Portable Drive Seagate announced a handful of new products at CES 2015 and let it be known that this year will be the company’s 35th year in the storage business. Among the new products being announced was the Seagate Seven, which true to its name is a 7mm thick …more

Crucial MX200

Crucial MX200 and BX100 Series SSD Review

Battle Of The Budget SSDs – Crucial MX200 and BX100 Crucial and Micron have been hard and heavy in the SSD arena and since they are also a big player in the semiconductor business they have a good foundation for the storage media platform. We had a look at the MX100 drive back in June of …more

Inatech FD1006C USB 3.0 2.5'' & 3.5''HDD Docking Station

Inateck FD1006C UASP USB 3.0 Docking Station Review

Inateck FD1006C Review Are you looking for an affordable USB 3.0 docking station with USB Attached SCSI Protocol (UASP) support that can be used with both 2.5-inch and 3.5-inch SATA storage drives? The Inateck FD1006C docking station costs just $26.99 shipped and features a UASP-enabled host controller that will allow you transfer data at speeds of …more