In conjunction with the Vector 180 launch, OCZ also launched a replacement for their OCZ Toolbox. Out with the old, and in with the SSD Guru:
SSD Guru has everything you would expect from a SSD software...
For those unfamiliar with TRIM, it is the method by which an OS tells an SSD that specific areas no longer contain valid data. As an example, if you delete some files from your SSD, the OS removes those entries from the Master File...
We are trying something different here. Folks tend to not like to click through pages and pages of benchmarks, so I'm going to weed out those that show little to no delta across different units (PCMark). I'm also going to group results...
We have shifted over to combining our results into two groupings for consumer reviews. First up is sequential performance:
Opening the housing, we see the thermal pad conducting heat away from the Barefoot M00 controller and onto the housing back plate.
Opening further, we...
At GTC, NVIDIA announced a new device called the DIGITS DevBox:
The DIGITS DevBox is a device that data scientists can purchase and install locally. Plugged...
Disassembly of the Phoenix was simple enough.
Internals consist of a Phison controller driving Toshiba flash. There are empty pads at the PCB...
We're getting back into USB device roundup testing. To kick it off, Patriot passed along a couple of USB samples for review. First up is the Supersonic Phoenix 256GB:
Western Digital has just launched a new entry in their Datacenter Capacity HDD lineup:
The Re+ is based on the Re series of enterprise 3.5" HDDs (first revision reviewed here), but...
At PAX East, what appears to be the new Intel SSD 750 Series was spotted:
The above article mentiones the 750 will be available in 400GB and 1.2TB versions, with an 800GB model '...