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Computex 2014: First Look Inside SanDisk’s 4TB Optimus MAX SSD

Earlier this year, SanDisk made headlines in the enterprise storage space when they introduced the Optimus MAX SSD, the world’s first 2.5″ enterprise 6Gb/s SAS SSD with an unheard of 4TB capacity. It was an amazing...



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Computex 2014: OCZ Vector 180 Series SSD

Among the numerous SSD announcements here at Computex 2014, OCZ Storage Solutions also displayed a brand new SSD, the OCZ Vector 180 Series aimed at the enthusiast/entry level server market. Armed with the Indilinx Barefoot 3...



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Computex 2014: Crucial MX100 SSD, Ballistix Elite DDR4

For Computex, Crucial pulled the wraps off their latest mainstream SSD, the Crucial MX100. Slotted between the Crucial M500 and M550, the MX100 will feature Marvell’s latest 9189 controller paired with parent company Micr...



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Computex 2014: Plextor M6 Pro with PlexTurbo Pulls 7GB/s!

Earlier this year, Plextor unveiled the first couple drives in the M6 series with the M6e, an enthusiast PCIe x2 M.2 SSD, the M6M, a mainstream mSATA SSD, and the M6S, a mainstream SATA SSD. For Computex 2014, Plextor is com...



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Computex 2014: SanDisk Shows Off Extreme PRO SSD with 10 Year Warranty

Recently announced during Computex, SanDisk showed off the Extreme PRO SSD, the newest flagship client SSD in SanDisk’s lineup designed for gamers, PC enthusiasts and media professionals. Whereas most SSD announcements ...



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Samsung Introduces 845DC EVO SSD

According to a recent press release, Samsung is launching the 845DC EVO SSD, a brand new SSD oriented towards read intensive enterprise/datacenter applications. Utilizing Samsung’s latest 10nm class 3-bit per cell MLC NA...



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Samsung Announces New 3D V-NAND SSD, Possible 850 Pro?

Thanks to a recent press release by Samsung’s Semiconductor, some possible details about the highly anticipated Samsung 850 Pro SSD may be coming to light. According to the press release, Samsung announced that they̵...



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Plextor Releases M6e M.2, M6G SSDs

Earlier this year, we reviewed the Plextor M6e HHHL PCIe SSD and at the time one of my biggest complaints was the fact that it had to be used with the included M.2 to PCIe x2 adapter. While it is possible to remove the drive ...



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Seagate Buys LSI’s Flash Businesses from Avago for $450 Million

It really hasn’t been all that long since Avago acquired LSI in a $6.6 Billion cash deal and it looks like things are getting shuffled around once again. This morning, Seagate shook the flash storage industry by announcin...



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Crucial Readying MX100 SSD Using Micron 16nm NAND Flash

According to a recent article by hardware site Hardware.Info, Crucial/Micron is preparing to announce their next generation SSD, the Crucial MX100, in early June which just so happens to coincide with Computex Taipei. The Cr...