Category: Hardware

Hardware, Solid State Drive

Samsung 960 PRO 512 GiB SSD

December 12, 2017

Via: Hardware Secrets

The Samsung 960 PRO 512 GiB is a high-end SSD that uses M.2 form factor, PCI Express 3.0 x4 connection, and NVMe standard. It is found on 512 GiB, 1 TiB and 2 TiB capacities, and its annouced maximum read […]

External hard drive, Hardware, Storage News&Tips

Western Digital promises 40TB MAMR drives by 2025

December 12, 2017


Western Digital has announced the creation of the world’s first hard drive based around microwave-assisted magnetic recording (MAMR) technology, which it claims will allow it to scale standard 3.5″ hard drives up to 40TB. Unveiled by Western Digital’s Mike Cordano […]

External hard drive, Hardware, Solid State Drive

In the battle of SSD vs. HDD storage, the winner is clear

December 8, 2017

Via: Digital Trends

Solid-state drives (SSD) and hard disk drives (HDD) are the two main storage solutions available to consumers and they each have their benefits. That makes them quite specialist for different tasks, but if you asked us to pick one over […]

External hard drive, Hardware

This microwave-based hard drive will offer 40 terabytes of storage

December 7, 2017

Via: Digital Trends

In terms of hard drives, solid-state drives are popular, including with us, because they offer speed and reliability within a smaller package than other hard drives. Those advantages do come with a trade-off when compared to older disc-based drives, namely a […]

Hardware, Solid State Drive

Toshiba TR200 SSD Review

December 4, 2017

Via: StorageReview

The Toshiba TR200 is a budget-friendly drive that features both low power consumption during operation and cost savings. The TR200 Series is the company’s first consumer SSD equipped with 64-Layer 3-bit-per-cell TLC BiCS FLASH, technology that previously only shipped with […]

External hard drive, Hardware

WD Gold 12TB Model Now Available

November 30, 2017

Via: StorageReview

Western Digital has announced the expansion of its WD Gold hard drive family with a new massive 12TB model. Designed to address demanding enterprise workloads, the 12TB WD Gold will provide a significant increase in storage density for a range […]

Hardware, Solid State Drive

ADATA SE730H Portable SSD Review

November 13, 2017

Via: StorageReview

ADATA has released the SE730H, the company’s most compact portable SSD to date. Improved in every way over previous drives, the SE730H is a high-performing portable drive that now leverages 3D TLC NAND. In total, this allows for lower cost per gigabyte, more […]

Hardware, Solid State Drive

Samsung’s Next Gen NVMe SSDs Appear Online

November 9, 2017

Via: Tom's Hardware

Samsung’s next generation consumer NVMe SSDs first appeared on the University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory NVMe Integrator’s list in July. The listing shows the retail drives as NVMe 97X and 98X. Sources with knowledge of the industry informed us that Samsung […]

Hardware, Solid State Drive

WD Announces New G-Technology G-DRIVE mobile SSD R-Series; New SDK for G-RACK 12

October 29, 2017

Via: StorageReview

Western Digital has announced the new G-Technology G-DRIVE mobile SSD R-Series, a portable SSD that uses the latest-generation USB-C connectivity to deliver reported transfer speeds up to 560MB/s, and the availability of a new software development kit (SDK) for its […]

Hardware, Network Attached Storage

The PowerEdge Enterprise Server You Didn’t Know We Had

September 18, 2017

Via: EMC Pulse

Have you ever been on one of those duck tours through cities like Boston where you travel on land and in the water seeing the sights? Are you riding in a boat, or in a truck? That’s essentially the question […]