Sure-bet SSDs

Solid-state drives are cheaper than ever, but they don’t all perform the same. We look and compare affordable SSD drives based on performance and price.

SSDs level up

Forget SATA for SSDs – there’s a new breed of solid-state storage that blasts through old bottlenecks thanks to PCIe. Lindsay Handmer tests eight examples.

How to migrate to a new boot SSD

You’ll need this: EaseUS Partition Master 9.2.1 Home Edition. Download it from . Macrium Reflect. You’ll find the software at By Gandalf’s beard! Have you seen how cheap it is to pick up an SSD today? If you’re not throwing solid-state boot drives into all of your systems then either you’re not saving…

OCZ Vertex 4 512GB review

OCZ has long been at the top of the SSD market even culling off its memory business to focus primarily on storage. To further solidify its already strong position OCZ purchased controller manufacturer Indilinx in late 2011. The Indilinx acquisition not only gives OCZ exclusive access to the best Indilinx technologies but also promises to…

Great value: Kingston SSDNow V+200 120GB review

This is Kingston’s second date with the brilliant SandForce SF-2281 controller which can also be found in the company’s high-end HyperX drives. This is the controller of choice at the moment and can be found in most of the SATA 6Gbps drives on the market. Unlike the HyperX drive the SSDNow is aimed at those…