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TweakTown's SSDs content from within our Storage category for 2012 - Page 1

Below you can find a list of our latest Storage SSDs reviews, articles and guides that have been published on TweakTown.

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SuperSSpeed Hyper Gold S301 128GB w/5.03 FW SSD Review

SuperSSpeed Hyper Gold S301 128GB w/5.03 FW SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Dec 17, 2012 6:36 am |

Summary:

We've tested SuperSSpeed's S301 SLC before, but a lot has changed since we said it was the fastest SSD in the world. The competition has caught up a bit, and SuperSSpeed now stocks the drive in the US... Read the review.

OCZ Vector 128GB SSD Review

OCZ Vector 128GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Dec 11, 2012 1:40 pm |

Summary:

You asked for it, we got it. Today Chris takes the world's first look at the OCZ Vector 128GB SSD based on the new Indilinx Barefoot 3 controller that is raging fast. Can the smallest capacity Vector... Read the review.

Mushkin Atlas 480GB mSATA SSD Review

Mushkin Atlas 480GB mSATA SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Dec 5, 2012 6:05 pm |

Summary:

Mushkin breaks the mold with brilliant engineering and doubles the highest capacity ever offered on an mSATA form factor SSD. Read the review.

Intel 335 Series 240GB SSD Review

Intel 335 Series 240GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Nov 30, 2012 9:47 pm |

Summary:

Intel revamps its mainstream 300 class SSD with new 20nm synchronous flash in the 335 Series solid state drive. Read the review.

Samsung 840 250GB SSD Review

Samsung 840 250GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Nov 29, 2012 9:26 pm |

Summary:

Samsung's 840 returns for the second day in a row. This time Chris tests TLC flash paired with a tri-core MDX controller with the 250GB model. Will he love the low power or will the 240MB/s sequential... Read the review.

Samsung 840 500GB SSD Review

Samsung 840 500GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Nov 28, 2012 9:02 am |

Summary:

A number of next-generation SSDs are coming to TweakTown this week. OCZ, Intel and Samsung and others will follow after CES. Today Chris tests Samsung's low-cost 840 with TLC flash in the 500GB capacity... Read the review.

OCZ Vector 256GB SSD Review

OCZ Vector 256GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Nov 27, 2012 5:00 pm |

Summary:

OCZ recaptures the performance lead and brings a new product line to market. Meet Vector, based on the Indilinx Barefoot 3 controller, Indilinx's first new controller since the OCZ acquisition. Read the review.

SanDisk Extreme 480GB SSD Review

SanDisk Extreme 480GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Nov 19, 2012 2:33 pm |

Summary:

SanDisk released firmware R211 and customers celebrated. The 480GB Extreme uses the same philosophy that made the 240GB model so popular. You get a very good SSD with real premium flash at an unbeatable... Read the review.

Silicon Power Slim S70 240GB SSD Review

Silicon Power Slim S70 240GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Nov 16, 2012 5:14 pm |

Summary:

Silicon Power's Slim S70 is a high performance SSD with Intel 25nm synchronous flash and a 7mm Ultrabook friendly package. Read the review.

Corsair Neutron Series GTX 480GB SSD Review

Corsair Neutron Series GTX 480GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Nov 5, 2012 7:42 am |

Summary:

Corsair's lock on Link_A_Media Device's controller is holding. We've seen the 240GB capacity sizes of the Neutron and Neutron GTX, and now we get our turn with the massive 480GB drive. Read the review.

Comay Venus Pro 3 240GB SSD Review

Comay Venus Pro 3 240GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Oct 19, 2012 2:18 am |

Summary:

CoreRise is back with its Comay brand and our second look at a Venus Pro 3 and its special power safety features that are rarely seen on consumer drives. Read the review.

Transcend SSD320 256GB SSD Review

Transcend SSD320 256GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Oct 15, 2012 3:01 am |

Summary:

Today Chris follows up the Transcend SSD720 review with the mainstream model, the SSD320. The SSD320 pairs asynchronous flash with the same SandForce controller found in the flagship 720 model. This combination... Read the review.

Transcend SSD720 256GB SSD Review

Transcend SSD720 256GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Oct 8, 2012 3:13 pm |

Summary:

Transcend goes for gold with its new flagship SSD720 product that brings LSI SandForce performance to a new higher capacity point. The new 7mm package coupled with 24nm flash and working TRIM makes this... Read the review.

KingFast F3 Plus 240GB 7mm SSD Review

KingFast F3 Plus 240GB 7mm SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Oct 2, 2012 6:18 am |

Summary:

KingFast surprises us with its new F3 Plus 7mm SSD. With Intel 5K flash paired with LSI SandForce's SF-2281 high performance SATA III controller, this drive is not only functional, it is fast too. Read the review.

MDSSD TweakTown Chris Ramseyer Signature Edition by SuperSSpeed 128GB SLC SSD Review

MDSSD TweakTown Chris Ramseyer Signature Edition by SuperSSpeed 128GB SLC SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Sep 27, 2012 7:12 am |

Summary:

If you could build an SSD, what would you make? In this rare opportunity, Chris took on the role of product manager and built what he considers the best SSD on the market today. Read the article.

Strontium HAWK Series 120GB SSD Review

Strontium HAWK Series 120GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Sep 19, 2012 5:09 pm |

Summary:

Strontium looks to lift your computing experience with the new low-cost HAWK Series. This is the first time we've published a SandForce based drive with Hynix 26nm flash. This is also our first public... Read the review.

Zalman F1 240GB SSD Review

Zalman F1 240GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Sep 18, 2012 5:59 am |

Summary:

Just days after looking at the 120GB model, Chris is back with the 240GB to see how it performs. Read the review.

Zalman F1 120GB SSD Review

Zalman F1 120GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Sep 11, 2012 3:07 pm |

Summary:

We went to the other side of the planet Earth to bring this review of the Zalman F1 to you today. Unlike many of the other SandForce based SSDs on the market today, the Zalman F1 still uses 3.3.2 firmware... Read the review.

Corsair Force GT (2012) 240GB SSD Review

Corsair Force GT (2012) 240GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Sep 6, 2012 5:37 am |

Summary:

With little variation in the market we go gaga when something comes along that's different. Designed on a myth, built by enthusiasts and sold like any other SSD, this one is truly different. Read the review.

SuperSSpeed S302 Hyper Gold MLC 240GB SSD Review

SuperSSpeed S302 Hyper Gold MLC 240GB SSD Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Aug 31, 2012 3:45 pm |

Summary:

SuperSSpeed delivered the best two prong approach to the SSD market yet. SLC flash for enthusiasts/prosumers and MLC flash for mainstream/power users. Today we look at the MLC portion and like the last... Read the review.

VisionTek Racer Series 120GB Solid State Drive Review

VisionTek Racer Series 120GB Solid State Drive Review

By:

Chris Ramseyer |

Posted:

Aug 29, 2012 3:35 pm |

Summary:

Few companies are as established as VisionTek, but can a great company name built on good support, quality and product availability make up for an SSD with an inflated cost? Read the review.

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