SSD

Kingston KC2000 NVMe PCIe SSD Review: Entry-level price, top-shelf performance

Priced like a budget drive, but as fast in many ways as Samsung’s mighty 970 Pro I wasn’t expecting much from Kingston’s KC2000 M.2 NVMe

Adata SD600Q ruggedized external SSD review

Adata is probably one of the most prolific storage vendors on the market, which is very surprising given that it doesn’t produce any components by

ASUS VivoBook S14 S430 review – another decent 14-incher

This is the last device from the newest VivoBook S-series to come on our desk. After the S15 S530 and S13 S330, today we are

Upgrading an older iMac’s PCIe SSD: Third-party solutions that save you beaucoup bucks

If you bought entry-level iMac with at least a Fusion Drive, here’s how to upgrade to something faster, more capacious—and cheap (relatively). I love Retina

Seagate IronWolf 110 2.5-inch SSD: Up to 4TB of NAS storage designed to last, but a lot of cash

With a TBW rating of nearly 2TB for every gigabyte of capacity, this drive is rated for the long haul While Intel’s Optane SSDs set

Top 5 reasons to BUY or NOT buy the Lenovo Ideapad 530s (14″)!

If you don’t have time to read our in-depth review of the new Lenovo Ideapad 530s (14″) then here’s the place where you can read our summary of

Intel Optane Memory H10 SSD Review: How it could speed up your next laptop

Intel’s hybrid combo Optane and QLC SSD shines under heavy workloads. Intel’s Optane Memory H10 SSD is one of those enigmas of PC hardware that

HP Chromebook 15 2019: Finally, the age of couch apps is here

So you’d like to see another Chromebook, would you? Today HP’s got a new Chromebook with a 15-inch display that FHD and works with touch.

5 things the Xbox 2 needs to beat the PS5

A huge wedge of PS5 information yesterday has everyone excited, talking about elements like the PlayStation 5‘s new 3D sound chip, super-fast SSD or even

Everything you need to know about Intel Optane right now

Here’s the difference between Optane Memory, Optane drives, Optane DC Persistent Memory and Intel’s new Optane Memory SSD. Intel’s Optane technology promises fairly big jumps

WD Blue SN500 NVMe SSD review: Great bang for the buck

Good performance (even off cache) and a very nice price make this the entry-level drive to buy It doesn’t seem that long ago that the

Best Surface Pro Alternatives

Microsoft’s Surface Pro 6 is one of the best 2-in-1 laptops right now, but that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s the perfect choice for everyone. Despite having the best

Top 5 Reasons to BUY or NOT buy the ASUS ROG GL704 (SCAR II / HERO II)!

ASUS refreshed its ROG GL704 series with the latest RTX GPUs and of course, we got one for an in-depth review in our laboratory. If

Lenovo Legion Y740 15-inch review

Lenovo might be best known for the ThinkPad, but it also seeks out gamers with its lineup of Legion laptops. Last year’s Legion Y730 was

LaCie Mobile SSD 2TB review

LaCie can be considered to be the Apple of the storage world with extravagant, often futuristic, bold designs and premium pricing. LaCie is owned by

OWC Envoy Pro EX Thunderbolt 3 1TB portable SSD (2019) review

Thunderbolt 3 is quietly establishing itself as the preferred interface for top-of-the-range devices (although we hope it doesn’t suffer the same fate as Firewire). Its

Crucial P1 NVMe SSD review: Fantastic value for the average user, but not for pros

It’s a very good performer until it runs out of cache. I regularly end bargain TLC SSD reviews with the advice “Don’t buy it unless

Acer Swift 5 (2019) review

Acer is on a mission to make laptops thinner and lighter, at any cost. Many times, that quest for portability leaves some unfortunate compromises. When

HP EliteBook x360 1040 G5 Review

The HP EliteBook x360 1040 G5 is a 2-in-1 business laptop with excellent features. For $2,349 (starting at $1,499), you get strong Core i7 performance,

Avita Liber Review

The Avita Liber’s looks can be deceiving. For $699, this sleek laptop features a relatively sluggish 7th Gen Y-series processor, a dull 12.5-inch display, quiet

WD Black SN750 NVMe SSD review: Faster than ever, and still a fantastic bargain

It’s just about the best combination of price and performance in an SSD. The WD Black NVMe SN750 is an SSD aimed at the gaming

Samsung 970 EVO Plus review: Samsung’s entry-level NVMe SSD is faster and cheaper

A firmware tweak improves performance, especially sustained throughput. Samsung’s 970 EVO has always been the fastest of the low-priced NVMe SSDs, and the company’s new

LG Gram 17 Review

The LG Gram 17 practically feels like nothing when you pick it up. And that’s exactly the point of this laptop, which somehow squeezes a

Samsung 860 QVO 2TB SSD Hands-On and Benchmarks

Samsung has recently revealed their latest Samsung 860 QVO SSD with capacities of up to 4TB. We managed to get a hold of the 2TB

The most important thing to do if your Mac has a Fusion Drive: Back up your data

The Fusion Drive combines data on an SSD and hard drive, so the loss of either is a huge problem. SSDs (solid-state drives) offer extremely

Quick review of XPG SX6000 Pro – PCIe NVMe Gen3 x4 SSD

We would like to take a small break from talking about the new notebooks that are coming out these days and shift your attention to

Lenovo’s Nearly Bezel-Free Yoga S940 Is Ready to Fight the XPS 13

LAS VEGAS – Lenovo just introduced the Yoga S940, a slick aluminum bodied laptop with a 13.9-inch, wrap around display that is almost reminiscent of

Razer Blade 15 Advanced Model hands-on: RTX 2080, 2070, 2060

We took a close-up look at the Razer Blade 15 Advanced Model gaming laptop this week at CES 2019, what with its newly-embedded super-powerful NVIDIA

Acer Predator Helios 300 Review

A 144Hz screen and Nvidia GTX 1060 should make this a solid mid-range gaming laptop. What is the Acer Predator Helios 300? The Acer Predator

Seagate BarraCuda 250GB SSD Hands-on Review

Last month, we tested Seagate’s Fast SSD for those who want a fast storage solution on-the-go. This time we’re taking a look at the Seagate