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solid state storage (SSD)

Intel kills off Optane Memory business with $559m loss
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solid state storage (SSD)

Intel kills off Optane Memory business with $559m loss

Optane is now one of six divisions the company has ended under Gelsinger's leadership
29 Jul 2022
How to move Windows 10 from your old hard drive to SSD
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operating systems

How to move Windows 10 from your old hard drive to SSD

The move to a solid-state drive will transform your Windows experience
28 Jul 2022
Best Amazon Prime Day storage deals
Amazon Prime Day
Server & storage

Best Amazon Prime Day storage deals

Add some extra headroom to your disk space
12 Jul 2022
Data centres that switch from HDDs to SSDs use 70% less power
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data centres

Data centres that switch from HDDs to SSDs use 70% less power

This is part of Huawei’s strategy to help data centres go green through data storage
16 May 2022
Best SSDs 2022: The top NVMe and SATA drives around
Best SSDs
solid state storage (SSD)

Best SSDs 2022: The top NVMe and SATA drives around

The best solid state drives to meet your needs, whether that's speed, reliability, or value for money
6 May 2022
How to move Microsoft's Windows 11 from a hard drive to an SSD
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Microsoft Windows

How to move Microsoft's Windows 11 from a hard drive to an SSD

Breathe new life into your Windows machine with these simple steps
4 Jan 2022
Can you put SSDs in a NAS?
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network attached storage (NAS)

Can you put SSDs in a NAS?

Most NAS drives will accept SSDs as well as mechanical hard drives - we look at whether it's a good idea
2 Dec 2021
Samsung 870 Evo review: Ticks all the boxes
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solid state storage (SSD)

Samsung 870 Evo review: Ticks all the boxes

It won’t set pulses racing, but the 870 Evo gives an old PC a new lease of life with no grumbling
24 Nov 2021
Kingston KC600 review: A reliable upgrade
Kingston KC600 SSD hard drive
solid state storage (SSD)

Kingston KC600 review: A reliable upgrade

Makes the upgrade process a cinch, although look elsewhere if you’re after raw speed
22 Nov 2021
Samsung 980 Pro review: Smashing speeds
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solid state storage (SSD)

Samsung 980 Pro review: Smashing speeds

Staggering performance and handy extras make this a worthy contender
19 Nov 2021
Samsung T7 Touch review: One smart-looking SSD
A photograph of the Samsung T7 Touch
solid state storage (SSD)

Samsung T7 Touch review: One smart-looking SSD

The diminutive dimensions and biometric scanner make the T7 Touch ideal for life on the road
10 Nov 2021
SanDisk Extreme Pro review: Small wonder
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solid state storage (SSD)

SanDisk Extreme Pro review: Small wonder

The bold design certainly won’t be to everyone’s taste, but who cares when the performance is this good?
8 Nov 2021
Samsung 870 QVO review: Cheap and speedy
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solid state storage (SSD)

Samsung 870 QVO review: Cheap and speedy

The QVO can give your laptop or lightweight PC a significant speed boost for a jaw-dropping price
13 Oct 2021
Seagate One Touch SSD review: A sharp customer
A photograph of the Seagate One Touch SSD
solid state storage (SSD)

Seagate One Touch SSD review: A sharp customer

A tiny SSD that packs a proper performance punch for a modest outlay – if you opt for the 1TB version
8 Oct 2021
WD Black SN850 review: A PCIe 4 powerhouse
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solid state storage (SSD)

WD Black SN850 review: A PCIe 4 powerhouse

A lightning-fast SSD that comes with a selection of great add-ons – and doesn’t cost the earth
6 Oct 2021
Adata Ultimate SU800 review: A SATA workhorse
A photograph of the Adata Ultimate SU800
solid state storage (SSD)

Adata Ultimate SU800 review: A SATA workhorse

If you’re after a 2.5in SSD that can cope with demanding workloads, the SU800 is here to help
1 Oct 2021
Crucial P5 Plus 1TB review: PCIe 4.0 NVMe performance for less
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solid state storage (SSD)

Crucial P5 Plus 1TB review: PCIe 4.0 NVMe performance for less

Not the fastest PCI Express 4.0 NVMe M.2 drive in every metric, but solid real-world performance and great value
17 Aug 2021
Cloud compute and storage performance analysis
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Whitepaper

Cloud compute and storage performance analysis

Benchmark for IONOS Cloud Compute Engine
29 Jul 2021
Cloud storage performance analysis
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Whitepaper

Cloud storage performance analysis

Storage performance and value of the IONOS cloud Compute Engine
29 Jul 2021
Samsung Q2 profits soar as memory chip demand exceeds expectations
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Business operations

Samsung Q2 profits soar as memory chip demand exceeds expectations

The increase in profits comes despite weakened demand for Samsung's smartphones
7 Jul 2021
What is flash storage?
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solid state storage (SSD)

What is flash storage?

It’s touted as being faster than traditional hard drives, but what is flash storage and how does it work?
6 Jul 2021
HDD vs SSD: Which storage solution is best for you?
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Hardware

HDD vs SSD: Which storage solution is best for you?

You can have your storage cheap and slow or fast and pricey
29 Jun 2021
Samsung unveils 'zoned namespace' SSDs for cloud and data centres
The new Samsung ZNS SSD drive for data centres
solid state storage (SSD)

Samsung unveils 'zoned namespace' SSDs for cloud and data centres

The ZNS storage units offer up to four times longer lifespan for systems running bit data and AI applications
2 Jun 2021