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TweakTown's Enclosures/Externals content from our Storage category for 2004 - Page 1

Listing of our Enclosures/Externals content from our Storage category for 2004.

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Vantec NexStar 2 5.25inch External Drive Enclosure Review

Vantec NexStar 2 5.25inch External Drive Enclosure Review

Looking to make use of that extra optical drive sitting on the shelf? Enter Vantec once again with a means to do just that. This version of the NexStar 2 is for use with standard 5.25" optical devices. With both USB and Firewire interface compatibility, Vantec is claiming you won't have to worry about configuration at all. | Nov 20, 2004 11:00 pm CST

Vantec NexStar 2 External HDD Enclosure Review

Vantec NexStar 2 External HDD Enclosure Review

Not too long ago we took a look at the original NexStar HDD Enclosure. While it had a few quirks, it did manage to provide a workable means of using that old hard drive in an external manner and even did well as far as data transfer rates go. We'll take a look at the performance of the new model, but we'll also look hard to see if the problems of the past have been addressed in the present! | Sep 28, 2004 11:00 pm CDT

Vantec NexStar External 3.5inch Hard Drive Enclosure Review

Vantec NexStar External 3.5inch Hard Drive Enclosure Review

Last week we checked out the Thermaltake SilverRiver 3.5" External HDD Enclosure which offered good performance and features but skipped the inclusion of Firewire support. Today Mike has checked out the Vantec NexStar External 3.5" Hard Drive Enclosure which offers both USB 2.0 and Firewire support. How does USB 2.0 and Firewire compare? Read on and find out! | Jul 31, 2004 11:00 pm CDT

Thermaltake SilverRiver 3.5inch External HDD Enclosure Review

Thermaltake SilverRiver 3.5inch External HDD Enclosure Review

Thermaltake have been in the game of supplying computer cooling products to the world for the best part of 5 years. Recently they've began thinking outside the square which is evident with the release of their SilverRiver 3.5" External HDD Enclosure. Mike checks out the USB 2.0 device and compares performance against an internal HDD on the IDE channel. | Jul 25, 2004 11:00 pm CDT