The Quick Buyer’s Guide To Intel SSD 520 Series

The Intel SSD 520, code name Cherryville, is the flagship consumer SSD offering from Intel which breaks a tremendous amount of new ground for the company and the SSD industry at large. With the highest quality 25nm IMFT NAND available and the speedy SandForce processor combined, the SATA 6Gb/s SSD 520 cranks out quoted sequential [...]


The Quick Buyer’s Guide To Corsair Neutron GTX SSD

Corsair is nothing if not flexible when it comes to selecting the best available components for their consumer SSD lines seen with the new Neutron SSD family. Corsair’s move to the Link A Media LM87800 controller has paid dividends. Though not quite as fast as the Samsung 840 Pro or the OCZ Vector, the Neutron [...]


The Quick Buyer’s Guide To OCZ Vector SSD

The OCZ Vector is a new client SSD designed to appeal to mainstream and high-performance enthusiasts. The Vector is designed around OCZ’s Barefoot 3 controller and firmware, finally giving OCZ a near end-to-end in-house solution, which means improved reliability and support for consumers. This is OCZ though, and if we know anything about the company [...]


The Quick Buyer’s Guide To Samsung 840 Pro Series SSD

Samsung’s 840 Pro Series has been our favorite SSD for the better part of a year now. This drive gained the approval of many SSD reviewers and experts and got their Editors’ Choice awards when they reviewed it. We have written an article wherein we gathered most of these award trophies with some testimonials of [...]


IT Professionals’ Final Verdicts On Intel SSD 520 Series

Intel corporation is worth of lots of credit for helping to popularize solid-state drives among PC enthusiasts. With its flagship line of SSDs, the Cherryville 520 Series SSD, which is a premium drive especially aimed at computer enthusiasts and workstations, Intel is trying the chances to dominate the SSD market by providing enterprise features in [...]


IT Professionals’ Final Verdicts On Corsair Neutron GTX SSD

When “performance” is mentioned, Corsair Neutron GTX cannot be absent from the scene. This nifty solid-state drive is Corsair’s flagship line of SSDs and is aimed to handle tasks with heavy workloads which fulfills the needs of extreme gamers and workstations. This drive has won many awards from IT professionals that can be seen below. [...]


IT Professionals’ Final Verdicts On OCZ Vector SSD

OCZ’s Vector solid state drive (SSD) is the flagship line of OCZ Technology’s SSDs. It’s a high-performance model with cutting-edge features and is aimed at high-end consumer and workstation users. With the Vector, OCZ has built a price and performance competitor to Samsung’s SSD 840 Pro, which previously remained peerless at the top of SSD-experts’ [...]


IT Professionals’ Final Verdicts On Samsung 840 Pro SSD

Since its release date [September 2012] until the current month [July 2012] Samsung 840 Pro Series SSD has been selected as the fastest solid state drive for 2013 for the capacities of 256GB and 512GB (OCZ Vector 128GB beats the corresponding model of Samsung 840 Pro), and I have included it on the top of [...]


MLC NAND Technology – The Core Power Of Premium SSDs

The endurance of NAND flash memory has been always a questionable issue for many of those who plan to buy a solid-state drive (SSD). Although it has been proven by many IT professionals that the endurance of the MLC NAND-based SSDs of today is pretty sufficient (it’s even more than enough) for any enthusiast computer [...]


NAND Flash Technology – The Basic Concepts

You have probably already heard something about NAND flash technology while tracking the news of solid state drives (SSD). You might have been intrigued then to know more about it and have general concept on this issue. This article will provide you with the sufficient education in this regard. Flash Memory (Technically called NAND Flash) [...]