Courtesy of ASUS
As of March 23, the Oyen Digital MiniPro™ eSATA / USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive Enclosure is available at Amazon.com for $39.95 (Prime eligible).
ATTO Disk Benchmark
To validate that the device's integrated ports were functioning correctly, we connected an OCZ Vertex 3 90GB SATA III SSD to the system and ran the ATTO Disk Benchmark against the drive. ATTO was configured to test against...
To verify that the enclosure works as advertised, the device was put through our standard benchmark suite. The benchmark tests used should give you a good understanding of the device's capabilities so that you, the reader, can make a more informed...
Courtesy of Oyen Digital
Courtesy of MSI
With the Z77A-G45 Thunderbolt, MSI took an award winning design and tweaked it to bring an affordable Thunderbolt-based solution to the masses without sacrificing on quality or...
The Z77A-G45 Thunderbolt's power consumption numbers fell within expectations with higher load power usage but lower average idle power usage.
Note that the power consumption numbers...
MSI OC Genie
MSI's OC Genie BIOS-based overclocking solution was able to boot the system stable at a 4.2GHz CPU speed (42x CPU ratio with 100MHz base clock) with memory running at its rated 2133MHz speed as well. The system was rock solid stable at...
FutureMark Corporation’s 3DMark 11 is a reliable test for determining a system’s performance in DirectX 11 type games. The benchmark measures both graphics-based and PhysX-based system capabilities. The benchmark tests were run...
Handbrake was used to convert an uncompressed version of the Iron Man Blu-ray movie in MKV format to a compressed 720P MP4 format. The Iron Man MKV file was ripped from the Blu-ray disc with the file size for the uncompressed media coming in at...