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Vantec NexStar USB 3.1 2.5-inch Portable Storage Enclosure

Vantec NexStar USB 3.1 2.5-inch Portable Storage Enclosure

Aug 27,2015 0 Comments

As the flood gates open for USB 3.1 devices, the storage market has been rather active in getting solutions to market. One of those vendors happens to be Vantec, a company that has enjoyed great success over the past decade with its NexStar line-up of external storage enclosures. The latest in ...

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Plextor M6 Pro 256GB SSD

Plextor M6 Pro 256GB SSD

Feb 17,2015 0 Comments

Plextor M6 Pro 256GB SSD. This review wraps up a long run of Plextor product reviews that started with the M6M, moved through the M6e Black Edition series, and concludes with the M6 Pro products like the 256GB model we have here today. As we discussed in the M6 Pro 128GB review, the M6 Pro ...

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Plextor M6e Black Edition 128GB PCIe SSD

Plextor M6e Black Edition 128GB PCIe SSD

Feb 16,2015 0 Comments

Plextor M6e Black Edition 128GB PCIe SSD. After testing Plextor’s new M6e Black Edition 512GB and 256GB products, we’ve found that the excitement from this series wears off as we move down the product line. All three capacities read sequential data back at the same rate, 770 MB/s, ...

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Seagate Enterprise Performance TurboBoost 15K 600GB HDD

Seagate Enterprise Performance TurboBoost 15K 600GB HDD

Feb 13,2015 0 Comments

Seagate Enterprise Performance TurboBoost 15K 600GB HDD. The chasm between HDD and SSD performance has led to a variety of approaches to merge the capacity and economy of HDDs with the low-latency performance of flash storage. Many of these approaches leverage software and hardware in a ...

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Thecus N4310 Consumer NAS

Thecus N4310 Consumer NAS

Feb 13,2015 0 Comments

If you are in the market for a network storage solution, there are certainly many attractive solutions to choose from. Depending on which vendor you choose to go with, each platform will have its own unique features, from virtualization with many new QNAP solutions to X-RAID found in the ...

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Memblaze PBlaze3L 1.2TB Enterprise PCIe SSD

Memblaze PBlaze3L 1.2TB Enterprise PCIe SSD

Nov 05,2014 0 Comments

Memblaze PBlaze3L 1.2TB Enterprise PCIe SSD. The enterprise PCIe SSD market is primarily composed of established players, and enjoys steady growth. The winds of consolidation have blown several PCIe pioneers into larger corporations with direct access to NAND flash. This gives them direct ...

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MyDigitalSSD Bulletproof 4 mSATA Storage Enclosure

MyDigitalSSD Bulletproof 4 mSATA Storage Enclosure

Nov 04,2014 0 Comments

MyDigitalSSD Bulletproof 4 mSATA Storage Enclosure. Nearly a year ago, we had the opportunity to take a look at the original mSATA to USB 3.0 enclosure from MyDigitalSSD. Since then, we have seen devices like the recently reviewed VisionTek mSATA adapter use a similar design. So today, we look ...

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Buffalo TeraStation 1200 4TB Consumer NAS

Buffalo TeraStation 1200 4TB Consumer NAS

Nov 04,2014 0 Comments

Buffalo TeraStation 1200 4TB Consumer NAS. While many NAS appliances require you to bring your own disks, Buffalo’s NAS solutions typically come as turnkey solutions, and that is the case with the latest TeraStation 1200. The TS1200 is a dual bay storage solution featuring capacities ...

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Transcend ESD400 Portable USB 3.0 SSD

Transcend ESD400 Portable USB 3.0 SSD

Nov 04,2014 0 Comments

Transcend ESD400 Portable USB 3.0 SSD. A little less than a year ago, we had the first portable SSD from Transcend in the lab, the ESD200. The ESD200 offered decent performance for a compact solution, and today Transcend has sent over their latest portable SSD. The ESD400 is the latest from ...

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Samsung XS1715 1.6TB 2.5-inch NVMe PCIe Enterprise SSD

Samsung XS1715 1.6TB 2.5-inch NVMe PCIe Enterprise SSD

Oct 24,2014 0 Comments

Samsung XS1715 1.6TB 2.5-inch NVMe PCIe Enterprise SSD. Samsung has many firsts under their belt, with the world’s first 3D NAND and 3bit MLC (TLC) products leading the way. Pairing innovative hardware with a new interface technology capitalizes on the performance advantages of flash ...

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Buffalo MiniStation Air 2 Wireless Mobile Storage Drive

Buffalo MiniStation Air 2 Wireless Mobile Storage Drive

Oct 23,2014 0 Comments

Buffalo MiniStation Air 2 Wireless Mobile Storage Drive. It seems as of late many vendors have been jumping on the opportunity to create a wireless storage solution. For instance, we just have seen Toshiba’s solution with the AeroMobile wireless SSD. Adding to that, Corsair has the ...

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Seagate Enterprise Capacity 2TB 2.5 HDD v3 2TB

Seagate Enterprise Capacity 2TB 2.5 HDD v3 2TB

Oct 23,2014 0 Comments

Seagate Enterprise Capacity 2TB 2.5 HDD v3 2TB. Seagate’s new Enterprise Capacity 2.5″ HDD v3 offers up to 2TB of density in the compact 2.5″ form factor. The 7,200-RPM Enterprise Capacity v3 is geared for the capacity segment, but also offers impressive best-in-class ...

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Seagate Enterprise Performance 15K HDD v4 450GB Enterprise

Seagate Enterprise Performance 15K HDD v4 450GB Enterprise

Oct 22,2014 0 Comments

Seagate Enterprise Performance 15K HDD v4 450GB Enterprise. The Seagate Enterprise Performance 15K HDD v4 brings an increase in capacity to the 2.5″ 15K HDD segment. The 15K v4 offers capacities of 600GB, 450GB, and 300GB in the 2.5″ form factor. Along with the bump in capacity, ...

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Samsung 845DC PRO 800GB Enterprise SSD

Samsung 845DC PRO 800GB Enterprise SSD

Oct 22,2014 0 Comments

Samsung 845DC PRO 800GB Enterprise SSD. Samsung has been aggressively pushing into the branded SSD market with their 3-bit MLC 845DC EVO and 2-bit 3D V-NAND 845DC PRO series. The SATA enterprise SSD market is expanding rapidly, and just crossed the one billion dollar mark last year. SSDs have ...

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QNAP SilentNAS HS-251 NAS Server

QNAP SilentNAS HS-251 NAS Server

Oct 10,2014 0 Comments

QNAP SilentNAS HS-251 NAS Server. Ever since i started using and testing NAS devices I’ve always been on the lookout for one which could replace the media player i have in my bedroom since such devices offer so much more. Unfortunately if you’re reading these lines then you are aware of ...

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