USB Flash Memory
Safely store your data and keep it accessible.
Ideal for capturing and transferring videos and photos-fast.
Ultimate performance, designed for speed, endurance, reliability, and efficiency.
Power, performance and security all in a compact, portable design.
Viking Technology this week released its new VT-PM-series persistent memory drives that come in 2.5-inch U.2 form-factor and support hot-swapping capability. The drives are designed for applications that require a very high performance and an unlimited endurance, such as high-performance journalling and log storage for databases and filesystems. One of the key advantage of the[…]
Despite growing demand for SSDs in the recent years, the four leading makers of motherboards have largely stayed out of this market, despite the significant leverage they normally have with commodity products. However after all of this time, GIGABYTE has decided to try its luck and added two SSDs to its lineup of products. The[…]
Thunderbolt 3-enabled computers continue to gain compatibility with various exotic and special-purpose devices. ATTO this week released its ThunderLink 3128 SATA/SAS Thunderbolt 3 adapter, which can allow a Thunderbolt 3 host to connect to up to eight SAS 12 Gbps/SATA 6 Gbps drives. The device is aimed primarily at enterprise users who have equally high-grade[…]
Samsung has announced the third generation of their high-end consumer NVMe SSDs. The new 970 PRO and 970 EVO M.2 NVMe SSDs use a newer controller and Samsung’s latest 64-layer 3D NAND flash memory. The outgoing 960 PRO and 960 EVO were first announced in September 2016 and shipped that fall, so they have had a fairly[…]
Intel hasn’t officially announced it yet, but a refresh of their flagship consumer SSD is on the way. The Intel Optane SSD 905P will feature slightly improved performance and power consumption compared to the Optane SSD 900P, and will be available in higher capacities than Intel’s current consumer Optane products. Over the past week, several sightings[…]
The new Samsung 970 EVO isn’t their top of the line consumer SSD, but it might as well be. With their latest 3D TLC NAND flash memory and SSD controller, the 970 EVO offers almost all the performance of its PRO counterparts but without such a steep price premium. Phoenix Rises Today, Samsung is launching two[…]
The NAND Flash market has witnessed a slight oversupply in 1Q18. The growth momentum remains weak in 2Q18 although the demand increases, according to DRAMeXchange, a division of TrendForce. It is expected that the slight oversupply in NAND Flash market will remain and the prices will continue to decline. In the 2H18, the overall demand will increase[…]
As more NVMe SSDs arrive, one of the biggest complaints is always the additional cost. Sure, having an SSD is great and we’ve called it the single biggest upgrade you can make to an older PC, but once you move from a hard drive to an SSD, you’ve made the big jump. But NVMe SSDs are[…]
TORONTO — It wasn’t long ago that flash storage was reserved for high-demand data only. Now all-flash array adoption is not only outpacing hybrid arrays, but those with NVMe look to be rapidly hitting the mainstream. Tegile Systems is putting its stake in the ground with what it said is the first unified all-NVMe array on the[…]
XPG SX7000 512GB $154.95 Lowest price per GB of all NVMe drives Faster (usually) than any SATA SSD Slower than almost any other NVMe SSD TLC can bog down a bit in write-heavy scenarios NVMe is mostly the domain of expensive offerings, but things are beginning to change, with multiple companies offering NVMe drives that[…]