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Storage Devices

We give you all the information you need about SSD, hard drives, thumb drives and other storage devices so that you can make the right choice for you.

Seagate NAS Pro DP-6 Network Attached Storage Review

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How much data do you have and how much storage space do you need? Are you a data hoarder? In addition and  more importantly, are you protected against data loss in case of hardware failure? Network storage is no longer just about  massive disk pools sitting on the network waiting to gobble up the vast amounts of 1’s & 0’s ... Read More »

QNAP TS-451 Network Attached Storage Review

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Network storage used to be a thing only found in business class networks. However, with the increase in popularity of home networking and the ability to easily share large amounts of data between PCs attached to the home network, network attach storage is quickly becoming an integral part of the modern home network.  Family members are no longer confined to ... Read More »

Plextor PX-G256M6e 256 GB M.2 SSD Review

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Just a little while ago I had the pleasure of reviewing one of MSI’s Z97 motherboards. With the release of the Z97 chipset came M.2 slots and M.2 SSDs. If you haven’t heard much on SATA express or M.2 they are essentially the same thing. The interface for the M.2 is simply a small form factor connector for SATA Express. ... Read More »

Thecus N5550 Network Attached Storage Review

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Photos, music, and files, oh my! How much data do you have on your home PC or network? Is it backed up or protected? Do you have the capacity to store all your stuff? These are just a few of the questions I tend to ask folks when we are talking about new PCs or adding storage to their network. ... Read More »

ADATA XPG SX300 SATA 6Gb/s mSATA SSD Review

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As evidenced by the current trend in Cellular plans, we are a data centric society. Our need for large, fast data storage is constantly on the rise and our voracious appetite and be satiated for a while. Technology has a way of quelling our apparent need all the while increasing our desire for more, more speed and more space. This ... Read More »

Western Digital WD Black² 2.5-inch Dual Drive (SSD + HDD)

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Hybrid drives have been around for some time now but not in the 2.5 inch category. A combo SSD + HDD profile that can replace a laptop or mobile drive with some smart technology is a welcome advancement. Migrating the OS+ from a HDD to SSD can offer some mighty big benefits. 120GB SSD for the OS, games, heavy use ... Read More »

Kingston SSDNow V300 240G Upgrade Kit

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Upgrading to a Solid State Disk or SSD is one of the best performance enhancing upgrades that one can do to their PC. SSDs allow almost instant access to the stored data thanks to extremely low access times as well as high transfer rates. Essentially an SSD uses a similar technology that is used in USB flash drives. This technology ... Read More »

Icy Dock EZ-Fit Pro Dual 2.5

Icy Dock EZ-Fit Pro Dual 2.5

Introduction Summer is quickly coming to an end and with it we will be looking at some cool concepts by the one and only Icy Dock. When it comes to Internal Docking systems Icy Dock has what you need with a wide variety of options. During this review we will be looking at the Icy Dock EZ-Fit Pro Dual 2.5″ ... Read More »

Rosewill RNX-MiniN2 802.11b/g/n USB 2.0 wireless adapter

Rosewill RNX-MiniN2 802.11b/g/n USB 2.0 wireless adapter

  Rosewill, the retail branding division for NewEgg, has been on a tear lately, releasing tons of product. One thing that is new, is small, button sized “N” capable wireless USB adapter, known as the MiniN2. It’s clean, it’s small… but does it work? Let’s find out!  Sponsor: Rosewill Driving a Mini…. The RNX-MiniN2 is a small USB adapter, no doubt about it. When we ... Read More »

Patriot Pyro SATA III 120GB SSD

Patriot Pyro SATA III 120GB SSD

Right after releasing the Wildfire SATA III SSD Patriot has come out with another one, the PYRO. This SSD is aimed at giving the end used a fast quality product at a low cost. Is that possible you ask well you will have read on to find out. Sponsor: Patriot Memory [hr] Packaging and Information Description: Pyro 2.5” SATA III SSD ... Read More »