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SATA 6Gbps Implementation Investigated - ASUS vs. GIGABYTE P55

SATA 6Gbps Implementation Investigated - ASUS vs. GIGABYTE P55

GIGABYTE and ASUS chose different paths for SATA 6Gbps on P55 motherboards. Today we put them to the test to see which is better implemented. | Dec 23, 2009 11:14 pm CST

Sharkoon SATA QuickPort USB 3.0 Toaster 2.5 and 3.5-inch Docking Station

Sharkoon SATA QuickPort USB 3.0 Toaster 2.5 and 3.5-inch Docking Station

Sharkoon's famous QuickPort toaster hard drive enclosure now comes with USB 3.0 for SuperSpeed transfers. We investigate it in detail. | Dec 22, 2009 06:38 am CST

Vantec NexStar SATA/IDE to USB 2.0 Universal Storage Adapter

Vantec NexStar SATA/IDE to USB 2.0 Universal Storage Adapter

Vantec helps make life a lot easier in the storage world with an adapter that understands 66 different types of media. | Dec 11, 2009 09:26 pm CST

Western Digital Caviar Black 2TB Hard Disk

Western Digital Caviar Black 2TB Hard Disk

When we tested the Barracuda XT we didn't have the Caviar Black in for testing, that has changed and we have a potential new favorite on our hands. | Dec 9, 2009 01:35 am CST

Areca ARC-1680X PCIe Eight-Channel External SATA/SAS RAID Controller

Areca ARC-1680X PCIe Eight-Channel External SATA/SAS RAID Controller

Areca has a long standing reputation among storage enthusiasts. Can the ARC-1680X live up to the expectations? | Dec 8, 2009 07:43 am CST

The State of Solid State - Chapter II

The State of Solid State - Chapter II

Chris brings you up to speed with all things happening in the SSD market. | Dec 8, 2009 02:37 am CST

iStoragePro iT8SAE 8-bay SAS / SATA Expander

iStoragePro iT8SAE 8-bay SAS / SATA Expander

The pentacle of Audio / Video storage has arrived. Chris runs us over the luxuries a unit like this brings to your network. | Dec 4, 2009 03:18 am CST

Simpletech by Hitachi SimpleTOUGH 500GB USB 2.0 External Enclosure

Simpletech by Hitachi SimpleTOUGH 500GB USB 2.0 External Enclosure

Rough and tough portable storage for those adventurous enough to live like there is no tomorrow. | Dec 1, 2009 11:18 pm CST

Buffalo DriveStation HD-HXU3 USB 3.0 External Hard Disk

Buffalo DriveStation HD-HXU3 USB 3.0 External Hard Disk

The world's first USB 3.0 external HDD is in for testing straight from Japan. | Nov 29, 2009 10:01 am CST

G.Skill Falcon II 64GB 2.5-inch Solid State Disk

G.Skill Falcon II 64GB 2.5-inch Solid State Disk

G.Skill has just announced a new family of its Falcon series SSDs. Chris has his hands on a sample & takes the time to see where the improvements are. | Nov 25, 2009 10:28 pm CST

AXUS FiT 500E Five-Bay RAID DAS Server

AXUS FiT 500E Five-Bay RAID DAS Server

After testing the Promise DS4600, we had several requests to review other DAS servers. AXUS FiT 500E, come on down! | Nov 20, 2009 02:17 am CST

A-DATA SH93 Waterproof and Shock Resistant Portable HDD Video Review

A-DATA SH93 Waterproof and Shock Resistant Portable HDD Video Review

A-DATA sent us over its SH93 320GB yellow waterproof and shock resistant portable HDD for video review and its durability impresses. | Nov 19, 2009 02:20 am CST

Vantec NexStar Vault NST-V290S2 2.5-inch HDD Enclosure

Vantec NexStar Vault NST-V290S2 2.5-inch HDD Enclosure

Data without protection is worthless. Portability without security is asking for trouble. | Nov 12, 2009 10:33 pm CST

Early look at USB 3.0 X25-M SSD performance versus USB 2.0, eSATA and more

Early look at USB 3.0 X25-M SSD performance versus USB 2.0, eSATA and more

We visited the Macpower office and ran some benchmarks to get an early look at USB 3.0 performance using an Intel X25-M G2 80GB SSD. | Nov 10, 2009 09:01 pm CST

Seagate Savvio 10K.3 SAS 2.0 6Gb/s 300GB 2.5-inch Hard Disk

Seagate Savvio 10K.3 SAS 2.0 6Gb/s 300GB 2.5-inch Hard Disk

Seagate is back with another drive from their Savvio series of products. The 10K.3 is a third generation Savvio 2.5-inch SAS 2.0 drive. | Nov 10, 2009 09:54 am CST

Seagate Savvio 15K.2 SAS 2.0 6Gb/s 146GB 2.5-inch Hard Disk

Seagate Savvio 15K.2 SAS 2.0 6Gb/s 146GB 2.5-inch Hard Disk

Today Chris looks at Seagate's second generation Savvio 15K.2 series hard disk which comes in a 2.5-inch form and makes use of SAS 2.0. | Nov 6, 2009 07:49 am CST

Seagate Cheetah 15K.7 SAS 2.0 6Gb/s 600GB Hard Disk

Seagate Cheetah 15K.7 SAS 2.0 6Gb/s 600GB Hard Disk

Seagate was the first to launch a second generation Serial Attached SCSI drive and Chris puts the latest on the test bench. | Nov 3, 2009 10:17 pm CST

SATA 6G Implementation Preview - Ironing Out The Creases

SATA 6G Implementation Preview - Ironing Out The Creases

Sean looks into the implementation of the new generation SATA 6G interface, the issues it brings with it and the ways around them. | Nov 3, 2009 12:20 am CST

QNAP TS-419P Four-Bay Turbo NAS Server

QNAP TS-419P Four-Bay Turbo NAS Server

QNAP unleashes a new processor in their consumer flagship NAS that packs more features than most enterprise units. | Nov 2, 2009 12:23 am CST

Seagate FreeAgent Go Dock+ Portable HDD Docking Station

Seagate FreeAgent Go Dock+ Portable HDD Docking Station

Looking to add storage to your portable, but not wanting to lose USB ports? - The Seagate FreeAgent Go Dock+ could be the answer for you. | Oct 29, 2009 09:46 am CDT

Seagate Barracuda XT 2TB SATA 6 Gbit/s Hard Drive Performance Review

Seagate Barracuda XT 2TB SATA 6 Gbit/s Hard Drive Performance Review

SATA 3.0 has arrived and Seagate was the first through the door. Let's have a look at the new Barracuda XT and how it performs. | Oct 29, 2009 07:12 am CDT