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Epilogue on three 75GXP failures
— 8:54 PM on April 18, 2008

Years ago I sought advice from a trusted and knowledgeable friend about what components to use in my first home-built PC. Everything worked...

Type: Blog post Tags: Storage Miscellaneous

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A quick look at Thermaltake's BlacX SE hard drive docking station
— 12:18 AM on March 31, 2008

Thermaltake turns the formula for external hard drive enclosures on its ear with the BlacX. This external interface isn't hooked up to an enclosure...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Western Digital's Caviar SE16 640GB hard drive
— 1:15 AM on March 25, 2008

Western Digital's Caviar SE16 640GB packs new 320GB platters that could challenge the SpinPoint F1's crown as the fastest Serial ATA hard drive on the...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Samsung's Spinpoint F1 hard drive
— 11:32 AM on February 22, 2008

Samsung's Spinpoint F1 hard drive is the first to reach the terabyte mark with only three platters. But can a hefty advantage in areal density...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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A correction on the ThinkPad X300: SSD only!?
— 10:10 AM on February 14, 2008

In our recent first podcast episode, we were engaging in a bit of techno-lust over the ThinkPad X300, which we've dubbed the MacBook Air...

Type: Blog post Tags: Storage Mobile computing

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Behold Thumper: Sun's SunFire X4500 storage server
— 9:28 PM on December 27, 2007

In July of 2006, Sun added an interesting new machine to their lineup of Opteron-based x86 servers. It was codenamed 'Thumper' during...

Type: Blog post Tags: Storage Systems Linux-Unix Servers

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Seagate's Barracuda ES.2 hard drive
— 10:27 PM on December 6, 2007

Seagate's latest enterprise-oriented Barracuda ES.2 hard drive boasts up to a terabyte of capacity spread over 250GB platters and backed up by 32MB of cache....

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage Servers Workstations

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Western Digital's RE2-GP hard drive
— 7:00 AM on November 12, 2007

Western Digital has massaged its latest power-efficient GreenPower hard drive into an RE2 model aimed at enterprise environments. Keep reading to see how...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage Servers Workstations

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A-Data's FP1 fingerprint flash drive
— 12:55 AM on November 2, 2007

USB thumb drives are increasingly used to carry personal information you don't want falling into the wrong hands. A-Data has a solution in the form...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Seagate's Barracuda 7200.11 hard drive
— 11:40 PM on October 30, 2007

Seagate may have been beaten to the terabyte punch, but it's finally pulled up to the table with the long-awaited Barracuda 7200.11. Read...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Western Digital's Caviar GP hard drive
— 11:25 PM on October 16, 2007

Western Digital's Caviar GP packs a terabyte on four 250GB platters, but it's been optimized for low power consumption rather than high performance. Read...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Western Digital's RE2 750GB hard drive
— 11:49 PM on September 23, 2007

Western Digital's Caviar SE16 750GB hard drive is arguably the best 7,200-RPM desktop drive on the market. Can an RE2 version extend that...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage Servers Workstations

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Super Talent's SATA25 128GB solid-state hard drive
— 11:31 PM on September 11, 2007

A new wave of solid-state drives is upon us, led into our labs by Super Talent's SATA25. This 2.5" drive packs a stunning 128GB...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Managing the acoustics of a terabyte
— 1:27 PM on August 28, 2007

Earlier this month, we lauded Hitachi's Deskstar 7K1000 terabyte hard drive for its industry-leading capacity. We weren't as impressed with the drive's noise levels, though....

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Hitachi's Deskstar 7K1000 hard drive
— 12:00 AM on August 13, 2007

IMAGINE ONE THOUSAND thousand thousand thousand bytes. A terabyte, if you will. But more...

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Western Digital's Caviar SE16 750GB hard drive
— 1:46 AM on June 15, 2007

POWER CONSUMPTION HAS BECOME an increasingly important metric for PC enthusiasts and professionals over...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Corsair's Survivor GT: The HiLux of thumb drives
— 4:38 PM on June 4, 2007

You don't see us reviewing USB flash drives here at TR because, well, they tend to be pretty boring. There is little doubt that so-called...

Type: Blog post Tags: Storage

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Maxtor's DiamondMax 11 hard drive
— 12:00 AM on September 26, 2006

SEAGATE RECENTLY ACQUIRED MAXTOR in a stock deal worth close to $2 billion,...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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