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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 »

Patriot Memory Supersonic USB 3.0 Flash Drive

Patriot Supersonic USB 3.0 Flash Drive

There comes a time when you need to take your files with you and you have to decide how you are going to do it. The most popular choice nowadays is the Flash Drive, but what if you need one that can hold your vast collection of music, family videos, trouble shooting and repair files. Then you have the wait time when ... Read More »

500GB SuperSpeed USB 3.0 2.5in External Hard Drive Geek Kit

USB 3.0 2.5in External Hard Drive Kit

The new USB 3.0 standard is becoming one of the common options found on the newer motherboards coming out. For those of us that are not quite ready to upgrade our motherboard; there are options out there to allow you to take advantage of the USB 3.0 with your older configurations. Today we are going to take a look at ... Read More »

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