SSDs

XPG Gammix S50 Lite PCIe 4 NVMe SSD (2TB) review: Fast storage without the premium price

It offers fast real-world performance and maintains it with all but the longest writes. The XPG Gammix S50 Lite didn’t benchmark the fastest of the

Lexar NM700 1 TB M.2 NVMe SSD Review

Lexar has made a name for itself in the portable storage market—they are very well known for their SD cards and USB sticks, so it’s

What is an M.2 SSD? A guide to the fast storage technology

If you’ve taken an interest in computers over the past five years, you’ve probably heard of the term ‘SSD’. These storage solutions come in all

Adata XPG Gammix S50 Lite M.2 NVMe SSD Review

Adata’s XPG Gammix S50 Lite is a mainstream M.2 NVMe SSD that serves up intro-level PCIe 4.0 performance for those looking for a taste of

Acer ConceptD 7 Pro hands-on review

Meet the new king of creator laptops Acer’s been testing the content creation waters for a while now, but with the new Acer ConceptD 7

HP EliteDesk 800 G4 Mini TinyMiniMicro Guide and Review

In our HP EliteDesk 800 G4 Project TinyMiniMicro Guide we see what this system offers in the ~1L system category. This is one of the

Asus ROG Strix G17 G712LWS in review: Powerful gaming machine with integrated light show

Let there be light. The Strix G17 doesn’t lower its guard and displays all modern games smoothly on the matte screen (IPS, Full HD, 144 Hz).

New SanDisk portable SSDs offer desktop-grade speeds on the go

Western Digital has launched two new portable SSDs with blazing fast data transfer speeds, giving you a similar data read and write speeds to high-end

Fujitsu Storage Eternus AF250 S3 review

Fujitsu has always had a sharp focus on delivering affordable all-Flash arrays to enterprises and SMEs, but its latest family of Eternus AF appliances goes

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,

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

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.

Opinion: PS5 and Xbox Series X are a waste of money without a 4K TV

The PS5 and Xbox Series X both look outstanding, but if you don’t have a 4K TV yet, then buying one of the next-gen consoles

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

ZADAK SPARK AIO 240 Review

Having only gotten off the ground as of 2015, ZADAK is likely not well known in the US market, but the brand is growing and

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.

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

Broadberry CyberStore Xeon SP2-136 review

When looking to outfit data centre servers and storage arrays, the high performance of NVMe SSDs makes them a natural choice, but the current range of M.2

SK Hynix Gold P31 M.2 NVMe SSD Review

SK Hynix’s Gold P31 is the first retail M.2 NVMe SSD from the company as well as the first product to hit the market leveraging

Synology DS720+ review: A fast NAS box with NVMe caching, but where’s the multi-gig?

This box supports NVMe SSDs for accelerating small transactions, but the lack of multi-gig ethernet (2.5/5/10GbE) leaves some performance out of the equation. Synolgy’s DS720+

MSI Prestige and Summit laptops add 11th-gen Tiger Lake, PCIe 4.0 SSDs and more

MSI’s new Summit aims at business, while the Prestige gets colorful. MSI will make a run at business laptops with its new Summit product line,

Asus ZenBook UX425JA Review

Slim and light laptops are becoming more affordable, and it’s always good to see manufacturers paying attention to what people really want. If, like me,

SSD and RAM prices to drop because there’s too much supply

It seems like things are looking up for the PC market, with shipment numbers finally showing a rise last quarter. That has mostly been thanks

SK Hynix Gold P31 SSD review: The first 128-layer NAND drive is fast and affordable too

This affordable drive is the first out of the gates with 128-layer TLC. The SK Hynix Gold P31 NVMe SSD moves the needle on the

Adata Falcon M.2 NVMe SSD Review

Adata’s latest SSD, the Falcon, has flown into our lab in hopes of perching itself on our Best SSDs list. Adata’s Falcon sports multi-gigabyte per

QNAP TS-253D NAS review: 2.5GbE, PCIe expansion, and HDMI output make for a kickin’ home server

This handsome NAS box offers dual 2.5GbE ports and a PCIe slot for adding 10GbE, SSDs, or both. It can also play multimedia directly to

Asus ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 review

Two screens, one happy gamer Asus has been delving into the dual-screen space for a while, but the company’s gaming laptops had been left on

MSI Bravo 15 A4DCR Laptop Review: For bargain hunters

AMD set to attack. Longstanding market leaders in terms of performance Intel and Nvidia are increasingly experiencing pricing pressure. This is the “fault” of devices such

The best SSDs of 2020: Supersized 8TB SSDs are here, and they’re amazing

The best SSDs can supercharge your PC. Here are our picks for the best SSDs, what to look for in an SSD, whether you even

Samsung SSD 870 QVO review: Stupendous 8TB capacity in a SATA SSD

SSDs are closing ground on hard drives in capacity per unit, albeit not in price per terabyte. The Samsung 870 QVO (‘Q’ as in in