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WD announces USB 3.0 external hard drives
— 4:52 PM on January 5, 2010

We said earlier that USB 3.0 devices were few and far between. That's still true, but the situation is showing signs of improvement. WD...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Seagate's Barracuda XT hard drive
— 11:38 AM on November 24, 2009

Seagate's Barracuda XT is the first hard drive to support the third-generation Serial ATA 6Gbps standard. We've taken a closer look at the 'cuda,...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Super Talent unveils USB 3.0 flash drive
— 4:26 PM on November 4, 2009

Now that both Asus and Gigabyte have USB 3.0-compatible motherboards on the way, the next step is devices. Super Talent hasn't skipped a...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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A quick look at Kanguru's e-Flash eSATA/USB thumb drive
— 4:08 PM on October 29, 2009

A new hybrid eSATA/USB connector nicely marries the two standards to provide external storage devices with plenty of bandwidth and adequate power. We take...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Western Digital's Caviar Black 2TB hard drive
— 9:02 PM on October 26, 2009

Western Digital's Caviar Black 2TB finally spins the company's 500GB platters up to 7,200 RPM. The drive has a fancy dual-stage actuator and a beefy...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Seagate's Barracuda LP 2TB hard drive
— 11:22 AM on October 14, 2009

Western Digital's Caviar Green line popularized power-efficient hard drives, and now Seagate has joined the party with a Barracuda LP that packs two terabytes. We...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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A quick look at In Win's Ammo encrypted hard drive enclosure
— 9:23 AM on August 25, 2009

External hard drive enclosures are a dime a dozen, but In Win's Ammo brings something new to the table: RFID-authenticated AES encryption. It's a novel...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Intel's second-generation X25-M solid-state drive
— 11:40 PM on July 26, 2009

Intel has updated its X25-M SSDs with new 34nm flash chips, tweaks to reduce latency and speed random write performance, much lower prices, and the...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Intel details new 34nm solid-state drives
— 11:51 AM on July 21, 2009

Intel's next-gen solid-state drives have been rumored for some time, and now they're official. Rather awkwardly dubbed the X25-M on 34nm, the new...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Kingston's SSDNow 80GB upgrade kit
— 12:23 PM on July 6, 2009

By bundling an Intel X25-M with accessories like an external USB enclosure, adapter rails, and cloning software, Kingston purports to simplify the transition to...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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A look at SSD performance in Windows Vista
— 7:28 PM on July 1, 2009

Our last SSD round-up caused quite a stir for using an older test system with Windows XP. We've now explored SSD performance on more current...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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A quick look at Western Digital's latest My Book NAS
— 7:00 AM on June 24, 2009

While enthusiasts may be comfortable rolling their own home file servers, network-attached storage devices make more sense for mainstream users. We take WD's latest My...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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OCZ displays 1TB SSD, HTPC concept
— 6:00 AM on June 8, 2009

COMPUTEX — Solid-state drive makers usually confine themselves to the 2.5" form factor, since those drives can slip comfortably into netbooks, notebooks, or full-fledged desktops....

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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In Win 2.5'' drive enclosure has RFID encryption
— 11:53 AM on June 5, 2009

COMPUTEX — In Win's Computex booth caught our eye because of the strong military theme and the decommissioned assault rifles lying around. (More on that...

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Five 2.5-inch hard drives at 500GB
— 11:58 PM on June 4, 2009

For about the same cost as a 32GB SSD, you can pick up a 2.5" notebook drive that offers a whopping 500GB of storage capacity....

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage Mobile computing

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Asus shows super-HD gaming, SATA 6Gbps mobo
— 9:29 AM on June 3, 2009

COMPUTEX — Can you play Far Cry 2 on an eight-megapixel display with a current-gen graphics card? You can, as we found out today at...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Storage

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A six pack of solid-state drives compared
— 9:17 PM on May 17, 2009

Intel shook the SSD world when it introduced the X25-M last year. So how does the market look today? We've gathered six SSDs from Corsair,...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Seagate unveils $130 ''backup appliance''
— 3:29 PM on April 27, 2009

You don't have to be Apple to sell a sleek, compact, and easy-to-use automated backup device. Seagate has taken a page from the Mac maker's...

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