Our forum member "Mr. Gurke" contributed a user news today and wrote about the Indiegogo project. Of course you should be happy to share in this and therefore now like to leave the sole word to the forum activist and then I'm out… Do you sometimes feel that way? You only want to [...]
Storage & Cloud
What Unibos (a brand of the Czech distributor Bostar) has come up with seems conclusive at first glance, albeit a bit niche: a portable and stable case for an NVMe-SSD, which you can bring to top performance via Thunderbolt 3 on suitable devices. Unfortunately, the whole thing excludes all USB [...]
With the VPN100, Patriot recently launched another 1TB NVMe SSD, which relies on well-known components, so that i don't give up any puzzles in terms of assembly and which I had already tested before. But to use the current prices as a benchmark is going to be difficult, because the street price [...]
In the age of forced home office and "social distancing", companies, freelancers and also private users are confronted with new problems and challenges. Away from empty shelves in the supermarket, making money is a hotly debated topic. How do previous work processes have to be adapted so [...]
The brave clone sheep Dolly was yesterday, today come the NVMe Clone Warriors. In parallel with the launch of AMD’s new X570 platform, the first NVMe SSDs came on the market to support PCIe Generation 4.0. Well, the selection is still quite modest and it will be much more if you take a closer [...]
Micron's latest earnings report also includes information that the company will soon begin production of High Bandwidth Memory (HBM2). Although it seems a little late for this, Micron's presence in the storage market is likely to leave a positive impression on the end customer. Micron [...]
Storage manufacturer Micron today announced the launch of the sampling of selected customers with the industry's first universal flash memory (UFS), which bundles both DDR5 (LPDDR5) DRAM and flash memory on a package (uMCP), creating a lower power consumption. uMCP is primarily intended to be [...]
So if you really believe that everything used to be cheaper, you're wrong. Just put salary and prices in relation! Luxury goods computer. And gold-plated accessories are as old as the PC surcharge list…
FOR the first time, KIOXIA is accepting a PCIe 4.0 NVMe SSD into its product portfolio. The PCI Express 4.0 standard doubles the performance of client, server, and storage systems, increases speed to up to 16.0 GT/s (gigatransfers per second per lane), and helps cloud and enterprise applications [...]
Apple has finally launched the Mac Pro after a far-flinimist announcement, providing some laughs, some head shakes and some creative thoughts. In addition, some wondered how to release a Radeon Pro Vega II Duo graphics card exclusively for the Mac and ignore the open Windows market. But creative [...]
Almost two years ago, Western Digital made a successful debut on the NVMe SSD market with the "WD BLACK SN700" and was able to convince me with an extremely good performance. There were even four stars in the igor'sLAB rating. The WD_black SN750 is a hardware upgrade that [...]
The new generation of 3D NAND flash memory provides additional layers, more storage capacity, greater bandwidth, and new design flexibility.
Last year, we raffled off two QNAP TS-251B NAS systems, including two Western Digital Red HDDs each, as part of a reader test. One of the winners was Besterino, who wrote the following reader's test and revealed his personal experiences.
Time passed impatiently and a few days after the announcement I was able to greet the postman at my door and receive a well-packaged piece of technology. Knives drawn and opened first – but stop before I fall into the house with the door, I want to let you participate in the whole process and [...]
With the G-Technology ArmorATD, Western Digital has a portable hard drive in its range that connects traditional rotating magnetic discs to a modern USB-Type C port. The connection is no coincidence, because the G-Tech products are actually aimed at Mac users. Since the Universtalstecker has now [...]
TERRAMASTER presented an updated product portfolio at this year's CES and makes 10 GbE affordable in the end-user NAS segment through an aggressive pricing policy. For small businesses, 1 GbE has long ceased to be acceptable network bandwidth, especially when multiple users are accessing the [...]
Seagate Technology unveiled a modular storage solution at this year's CES to manage fast-growing data in the enterprise and cloud environment. The Lyve Drive Mobile System includes data management solutions that focus on data sovereignty.
The T-Force Xtreme series had been announced for some time, but now, in January 2020, the fastest modules will finally be available on the market. I was able to get one of the packs with the T-Force DDR4 4000 Xtreem ARGB and of course also test the memory bulb extensively. These kits made of 8GB [...]
With the Seagate BarraCuda SSD, users can increase the efficiency of data processing and data retrieval in no time compared to classic HDDs. Seagate has been a global leader in storage solutions for nearly four decades. The BarraCuda SSD promises fast system startup, fast file access and short load [...]
ADATA has introduced the new XPG Hunter DDR4 memory modules. According to the manufacturer, dise was developed for gamers and PC enthusiasts and is intended to combine the advantages of DDR4 with outstanding performance and efficiency. The memory supports XMP 2.0 for easy overclocking and is [...]
Upgrading from a hard drive (HDD) should be straightforward and affordable. This is exactly the purpose of the Toshiba TR200 SSD from KIOXIA. The main focus of the development of the TR200 series was to accelerate notebook or PC performance compared to traditional HDD drives.
Toshiba Electronics Europe GmbH has added new models with 4TB2 and 6TB to its 3.5-inch 1 desktop PC hard drive series P300. They double the buffer size from 64 to 128MB and are also quieter and more energy efficient than other models in the series.
Viper Gaming, a division of Patriot, has announced the launch of the new Viper VPR100 M.2 2280 PCIe Gen3 x4 RGB SSD. The new RGB SSD is available in capacities from 256GB to 2TB and is designed, according to the manufacturer, to deliver uncompromising speed and performance for intense gaming [...]
Good and cheap? With Amazon bargains in this rather unknown provider one should be quite careful and so I have also thought several times to buy the sSD tested today in the first place. A fast 1-TB-NVMe for less than 120 Euros is not overpriced apart from Crucial's usual price breakers and the [...]