Solid state storage is one of the areas in the custom PC world where you can end up spending a lot of money on a single item that is theoretically outdated at the time you buy it, but that does not mean much honestly. Almost any SSD you purchase will be better than a traditional hard drive in terms of performance, and space savings. This week I am taking a look at a budget friendly SSD offering from Transcend that will speed up your PC while keeping your wallet from being empty.
As someone who travels frequently for work, I have grown to appreciate devices that make my life easier while on the road. A few years ago I tested several wireless enabled SD storage devices from Sandisk, and while they were great products, they lacked some features I wanted such as a backup battery, and the ability to function as a wireless access point in hotels that have ethernet connections. Today I am taking a look at a device from Kingston that is said to grant me all of my wishes and more.
It’s a pretty well-known thing that the majority of enthusiasts are moving away from optical media. This fact is evident with the vast number of cases coming to market with no optical bays. Add that to how Steam accounts for the majority of games sales, and you can see why. However, what about those of us who still like to have an optical drive and want to use it for let's say a hard drive? Vantec got a solution for you. Follow us today as we check out Vantec's wide array of optical drive enclosures and caddies.
Smartphones are improving each year and so it the technology that goes along with it. Before, you would need to plug your smartphone to a computer to transfer files to and from the smartphone. Today, you can use a flash drive for that matter using the on-the-go flash drives you can find today. Strontium happily gave us one of their offerings to review, the Nitro On-The-Go USB 3.0 flash drive. Follow us today as we check it out.
Looking for a ultra-portable, lightweight mobile storage solution that is both fast and future proof? The Patriot 32GB Stellar-C USB 3.1/Type-C Flash Drive might be just what you are looking for!
Patriot has been actively expanding their memory and solid state drive lines, adding a series of USB Flash Drives since UBS 3.1 became a standard. Today we will be a taking a look at one of these new flash drives, the Patriot Tab 128GB USB 3.1. The Patriot Tab is part of their Lifestyle series features an extremely small silver aluminum body that’s perfect for use with mobile devices as well as desktop PC’s.
HyperX has been actively expanding their original Savage memory and solid state drive lines, adding a series of USB Flash Drives. Today we will be a taking a look at one of these new flash drives, the HyperX Savage 128GB USB 3.1. The HyperX Savage is rated up to speeds of 350MB/s read and 250MB/s write. It also features a bold design with a red aluminum “X” accent and a black soft touch body.