Do you need a PCIe 4 SSD for gaming? | Ask an expert

Buy the drive that works best for you right now, not contingent on a future yet to be seen. Q: With the new consoles rewriting

Intel sells its faltering SSD business to SK Hynix

SK Hynix, which makes our favorite SSD, will use the assets to expand its business, while Intel plans to reinvest the cash elsewhere. It’s also

Icy Dock ToughArmor MB840M2P-B Review

Have you ever looked at your motherboard and wondered why there wasn’t more room for M.2 NVMe storage? Or maybe you just want to put

HP Spectre x360 15 2020 review

The 2020 HP Spectre x360 15 is a 360-degree convertible 2-in-1 that is considerably smaller than its predecessor, but still has the option for reasonably

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla PC specs aren’t too demanding – but you may need an SSD

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla’s PC specs have been revealed by Ubisoft, and the good news is the game isn’t too exacting on your rig, at least

Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 (14IIL05) Review

Lenovo’s Yoga series is known for its premium lineup of productivity and convertible laptops. The Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 is the latest addition to the lineup that

PS5 latest news: Sony teams up with Burger King to promote its next-gen console

Sony’s next generation console is only a handful of weeks away from release, which at the time of writing feels hard to believe. There’s still

ADATA XPG SX8200 Pro 1TB NVMe SSD Review

Back when we took a look at the WD Blue SN550 1TB SSD, a reader commented they would like to see the ADATA XPG SX8200

SanDisk Extreme Pro v2 Portable SSD Review

SanDisk’s new Extreme Pro v2 is a fast, secure, and durable portable SSD that is best of breed. With a USB 3.2 Gen2 x2 interface,

Glyph Thunderbolt 3 Dock review

Having tested the impressively quick Glyph Atom Pro SSD not long ago, we were keen to see how other devices from the same stable compared.

SK Hynix Gold P31 1TB NVMe SSD Review

Today we are taking a look at the SK Hynix Gold P31 1TB PCIe 3.0 NVMe SSD. SK Hynix is doing direct marketing on this

Here’s how much it will cost to upgrade storage on Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S

Storage expansion for PS5 and Xbox Series X/S will be a bitter and expensive pill to swallow, with SSD drives being a very expensive purchase,

Samsung 980 Pro NVMe SSD review: PCIe 4.0 for the win

Samsung’s latest NVMe SSD zooms to the top of the performance charts with 7GBps reads and 5GBps writes over PCIe 4. The Samsung 980 Pro

Asus ExpertBook P2451F Review

Ever since work from home became the convention, business laptops have been flying off the shelves. To meet the growing demand, Asus unveiled a whole

Samsung SSD 980 Pro Review

PC builders and upgraders looking for the one of the fastest mainstream SSDs on the market—and rocking a late-model AMD Ryzen desktop—should take a deep,

Samsung 980 PRO SSD release date and price ready for PCIe 4.0 at last

Samsung revealed their next-generation 980 PRO SSD this morning for “advanced applications for gamers and creative professionals.” This device is the company’s first consumer PCIe

Sabrent Rocket NVMe 4.0 500GB SSD Review

Today we are taking a look at the Sabrent Rocket NVMe 4.0 500GB SSD. This is a premium drive from Sabrent featuring PCIe 4.0 x4

Sabrent Rocket Q 8TB Review

Sitting atop Sabrent’s Rocket Q line, the Rocket Q 8TB SSD occupies an interesting position in the company’s product stack. Generally speaking, the QLC-based Rocket

Lenovo ThinkStation P320 Tiny CE Review

In this piece, we are going to take a look at the Lenovo ThinkStation P320 Tiny. This small 1L system packs an unusual punch as

Kioxia CM6 Review

In the SSD industry, over the past several years we have become complacent. Since 2012 PCIe Gen3 emerged with NVMe SSDs arriving then saturating the

Kingston KC2500 Solid State Drive Quick Review

Kingston, a staple brand when it comes to storage solutions recently launched the KC2500 high-performance M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD in the Philippines. Designed for use

Synology SAT5200-960G Review

Many of our readers will know of Synology as the producer of a range of user-friendly NAS devices scaling from a single drive to hundreds.

Xbox Series X vs Xbox Series S: What’s the difference?

The Xbox Series X and the Xbox Series S next-gen consoles are both confirmed to launch in November, but which is the best console for

Crucial P5 1 TB M.2 NVMe SSD Review

Crucial is one of the biggest players in the SSD market because of their ability to use their own NAND chips manufactured by their parent

WD Red SA500 1TB SSD Review

Today we are taking a look at the WD Red SA500 1TB SSD. This is a SATA drive from WD targeting the NAS market. It

Synology SNV3400-400G Review

Many of our readers will know of Synology as the producer of a range of user-friendly NAS devices scaling from a single drive to hundreds.

Synology E10M20-T1 M.2 SSD & 10GbE Card Review

Synology has a nice line of NAS devices that are great for SOHO and SMBs. The only drawback is that midrange NAS aren’t typically built

Seagate Nytro 3331 SAS SSD Review

Seagate is mostly known for its HDD business, and continues to innovate in this regard cramming more capacity in the same form factor and squeezing

DapuStor H3100 SSD Review

The DapuStor Haishen3 is the company’s NVMe enterprise SSD. The line comes in two models, the DapuStor H3200 SSD and the DapuStor H3100 SSD we

Samsung 870 QVO SATA SSD Review (8TB)

Earlier this year Samsung released its 870 QVO SATA SSD. This SSD is composed of its second- generation quad-level cell (QLC) flash technology. We have