Chris Ramseyer |
1 week, 1 day ago |
Today Chris takes us on a tour of Patriot's low capacity Blaze SSD, the 120GB model. Is this low-cost SSD one for you to consider or not? Read on. Read the review.
1 week, 4 days ago |
Today Chris takes us on a tour of Patriot Memory's Blaze SSD with the 240GB capacity model. Should this be your next drive? Read on. Read the review.
Jan 14, 2015 3:15 pm |
Patriot's smallest capacity Torch uses a Phison S9 controller without DRAM buffer, and pairs it with ONFi 16nm sync flash to make a very low-cost SSD. Read the review.
Jan 13, 2015 3:07 pm |
Patriot's Torch 240GB SSD costs just $105 at Amazon currently and packs low voltage DDR3 next to a Phison S8 controller and 16nm IMFT flash. Read the review.
Dec 13, 2014 12:15 am |
The race past SATA's 6Gbps limitation continues. In this review, Chris looks at HP's Z Turbo SSD, and even puts two in RAID 0 to increase performance. Read the review.
Dec 12, 2014 3:08 am |
Another flip-flopper hits the market. The Silicon Power S60 first released as a SandForce-based SSD, but now sports a Phison S8, without customer warning. Read the review.
Dec 10, 2014 5:57 pm |
Chris takes an exclusive look at a new SSD from Mushkin, the Reactor 1TB. This is the cheapest 1TB drive on the market, and also offers good performance. Read the review.
Dec 8, 2014 9:05 pm |
Samsung's three smaller capacity 850 EVO SSDs use the new MGX controller. Chris looks at the new controller, and gives us his thoughts on the 250GB model. Read the review.
Dec 8, 2014 3:00 pm |
Samsung has teased 3D V-NAND for six months now. Can the company's mainstream SSD line still deliver on cost, or is V-NAND too expensive for this market? Read the review.
Nov 26, 2014 9:15 pm |
Chris delivers one of the first full English reviews of Fujitsu's FSXtreme 240GB SSD. The special thing about this drive is that it uses speedy SLC NAND. Read the review.
Nov 17, 2014 2:00 pm |
Corsair taps Phison's new quad-core S10 controller to power the new Neutron XT, Corsair's new flagship performance SSD. Here's our full first look at it. Read the article.
Nov 6, 2014 3:05 pm |
Fujitsu is not a company name you typically hear when discussing SSDs, but today Chris delivers an exclusive review of the F100 512GB SSD. Read the review.
Nov 5, 2014 3:04 pm |
Today Chris spends time telling us all about ADATA's Premier Pro SP910 SSD in the 512GB capacity. Should this be your next drive? Read on and find out. Read the review.
Oct 31, 2014 2:04 pm |
Today Chris spends time telling us all about Kingston's HyperX 3K SSD in the 480GB capacity. Should this be your next SSD? Read on and find out. Read the review.
Oct 30, 2014 1:37 pm |
Another blast from the past comes our way in a capacity we've never tested. Here's Chris' full take on SanDisk's 480GB Ultra II SSD. Read the review.
Oct 28, 2014 4:53 am |
Intel 530 SSDs never received much attention, but when you need a low cost, high capacity drive that's reliable, this one is worthy of your consideration. Read the review.
Oct 9, 2014 1:22 am |
Apotop is a new name here at TweakTown, but the company has one of the lowest priced 256GB SSDs on Newegg. Today, Chris takes a look at the S3C 256GB SSD. Read the review.
Oct 6, 2014 1:03 pm |
Angelbird has a brilliant looking SSD on its hands with the wrk 512GB, but is that all you look for when buying an SSD? Here are Chris' full thoughts. Read the review.
Sep 29, 2014 9:15 pm |
Chris concludes his Samsung 850 Pro coverage with a look at the 256GB model. The 850 Pro is the fastest SSD on the market, and costs less than $200. Read the review.
Sep 29, 2014 3:03 pm |
Micron's M600 SSDs in various form factors will soon make their way into systems from OEMs and SI. Today Chris looks at the 256GB and 1TB models. Read the article.
Sep 16, 2014 9:35 pm |
ADATA is known for putting out quality SSDs at very low prices. With the fabs entering the same market, can ADATA's SP610 compete in this market? Read the review.