Solid State Drive (SSD)

PS4 PRO SSD Upgrade Guide—[Best Options Included]

Solid State Drives (aka SSD) are well-known to be the best and fastest data storage devices compared to its predecessor—the mechanical hard disk drive (HDD). When we addressed the issue of equipping the standard PS4 console with an SSD, our major complaint, aside from the expensiveness, was that PS4 employs SATA-II (2nd gen.) interface to [...]

SanDisk Extreme 500 and Samsung T1 Portable External SSD Review

When SSD (Solid State Drive) technology emerged, it unleashed war on its grandfather HDD (Hard Disk Drive). Day after day, SSD manufacturers add on the new technology; revealing amazing features of the new technology. When they first appeared, SSDs were restricted to the most expensive desktops and laptops, which was a major disadvantage. However, improvements [...]

SanDisk Extreme 900 SSD review: 10 Gbps USB 3.1 performance at last!

It took quite a time for 10 Gbps USB 3.1 devices to arrive, and SanDisk’s Extreme 900’s 800 MBps performance is a big blow in the SSD industry. This drive is the best USB 3.1 external SSD in terms of performance/speed and has been chosen as a top performer in our best Portable External SSD [...]

Transcend Information ESD200 portable SSD review

HDDs are facing a major sweep by the new SSD revolution. The Transcend Information ESD200 portable solid-state drive is one of the major blows given to old portable-storage concepts. Based on a 1.8-inch internal drive, the Transcend Information ESD200 portable solid-state drive is much more compact than its traditional 2.5 inch counterparts. Using an SSD [...]

Laptop Solid State Drive (SSD) Guide – Find the Best

The emergence of solid state drives (SSD) in the storage subsystem space has caused a blatant and tremendous performance improvement in every computer system configured with this flash-based and non-mechanical storage device. That’s because the major bottleneck and the slowest part of a computer is the primary non-volatile storage device featured usually by a rotational [...]

Best PS4 Solid State Drive (SSD) Upgrades [2017]

Solid state drives (SSD) have become very popular in the last few years for the high speed they offer that can become up to 8x faster than a regular hard disk drive (HDD) and the consistent reliability the high-end SSDs boast of to the extent that they are now shipped with a 10-year limited warranty, [...]

The Fastest & Best Solid State Drive (SSD) Brands | Nov 2015

Over the past two years solid-state drives (SSD) have gained tons of popularity among all classes of computer users who are serious to give a big performance boost to their machines without having to supersede anything else beside that, and for this reason an SSD upgrade, although deemed by experts “the most effective performance upgrade”, [...]

The Cheapest Solid State Drive (SSD) For Laptops & Desktops

Over the past two years, and with the dramatic fall of the prices, solid state drives (SSD) have become a very popular storage upgrade that appeals to a wide variety of users whether they are enthusiasts or mainstream. The reason for this high reputation and vast population of this type of storage device is not [...]

The Best PCI-Express (PCIe) Solid State Drive (SSD) | 2015

M.2 PCIe SSD • If you are looking for an M.2 PCIe solid-state drive (SSD) we advise you to click here. PC enthusiasts give little credence to arbitrary product segmentation. We want the best parts, and we don’t care if they were never meant for our machines. From time to time, this desire has driven [...]

The Best & Fastest M.2 Solid State Drive (SSD) | 2015

Consumer SSD storage seems to flourish dramatically within this year. Competition is increasing, prices are lowering, and speeds are getting much faster—well they will be. By now, many are aware that there is a new SSD standard known as NGFF or M.2. NGFF is actually a slang term that started the process rolling and means [...]