Seagate Expansion 8TB external hard drive 2022
The Seagate Expansion 8TB hard drive can work with both Mac and Windows PCs and is a solid choice for a backup drive, file repository, and everyday tasks.
Samsung 990 Pro SSDs Report Rapid Health Degradation
Samsung 990 Pro SSDs are reported to experience some serious hardware problem, with some drives showing over 10% less health in a matter of weeks.
SanDisk Professional G-Drive Desktop 2022 Edition
The SanDisk Professional G-Drive Desktop Drive is available in 5 capacities, including 4TB, 6TB, 12TB, 18TB and 22 TB, and offers read-write speeds of up to 280MB/s.
Micron Launches 9400 NVMe Series: U.3 SSDs for Data Center Workloads
Micron announced the 9400 NVMe series of U.3 SSDs that feature a PCIe 4.0 x4 interface and 176L 3D TLC NAND and come in capacities ranging from 6.4TB to 30.72TB
QNAP TS-h2287XU-RP-E2378-64G rack NAS
The QNAP TS-h2287XU-RP-E2378-64G NAS features an HDD/SSD hybrid storage architecture and delivers a reliable servicer-grade performance.
Samsung Electronics Introduces High-Performance PM9C1a NVMe SSD
The Samsung PM9C1a SSDs are built with a market-leading 5nm controller and seventh-generation V-NAND to deliver enhanced performance.
Sabrent Rocket 2230 SSD Released
The Sabrent Rocket 2230 is a tiny SSD that offers Gen4 NVMe performance and comes in capacities of up to 1TB with a retail warranty.
Inland TN436 small factor 1TB NVMe M.2 SSD
The Inland TN436 is a retail SSD drive that comes in the M.2 2230 form factor and is good for certain devices that can only take shorter SSDs.
Synology DS923+ New 4-bay NAS unveiled
The Synology DS923+ is a brand new four-bay NAS for small businesses equipped with an AMD Ryzen R1600 dual-core (4-thread) CPU at 3.1GHz.
Corsair launches MP600 GS NVMe SSD
The Corsair MP600 GS SSD is powered by NVMe 1.4, 3D TLC NAND and the Phison PS5021-E21T entry-level SSD controller.
New Sabrent Rocket Nano V2 2TB Portable SSD
The The Sabrent Rocket Nano V2 2TB Portable SSD features Phison's PS2251-18 U18 USB 3.2 Gen2 x2 controller and is compatible with a range of devices.
Seagate Unveils SkyHawk AI 20 TB HDD features Seagate's surveillance-focused ImagePerfect firmware
The Seagate SkyHawk AI HDD uses conventional magnetic recording (CMR) and is designed for video recording and processing.
Qnap TS-h1887XU-RP enterprise-class rack NAS
The Qnap TS-h1887XU-RP NAS features a smart hybrid design that makes it very versatile and allows users to handle a wide variety of workloads.
WD BLACK P40 Game Drive USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Portable SSD
The WD_BLACK P40 Game Drive Portable SSD sports the USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 (20 Gbps) interface and comes in 500GB, 1TB, and 2TB capacities.
Corsair launches EX100U compact portable SSD
The Corsair EX100U is a highly compact external SSD that offers fast transfer speeds and is available in 1TB, 2TB, or 4TB capacities.
SanDisk Pro-G40 portable SSD Revealed
The SanDisk Pro-G40 portable SSD comes with a USB-C interface for both Thunderbolt 3 and USB 3.2 Gen 2 transfer modes.
Solidigm plans to introduce 30 TB and 61 TB capacity SSDs
Solidigm told about its plans to introduce Essential Endurance and Value Endurance SSDs based on" the Solidigm�s fourth-generation 192-layer QLC technology.
SeagSeagate Unveils Exos 2X18 World's Fastest Hard Drives with Speeds That Rival Some SSDs
Seagate adds 18TB and 16TB capacities to its Exos 2X18 HDD family, each available in a choice between SATA 6Gbps and SAS 12Gbps interfaces.
Sabrent Rocket 4 Plus-G NVMe SSD for gamers
The Sabrent Rocket 4 Plus-G SSD comes with custom firmware optimized for Microsoft's DirectStorage texture streaming API.
New Lexar NM800 PCIe Gen4 NVMe SSD
The Lexar NM800 Pro SSD is based on the Rainier IG5236 eight-channel NVMe v1.4 NAND flash controller and is available in capacities up to 2TB.
TerraMaster F4-423 four-bay network attached storage (NAS)
The TerraMaster F4-423 is a four-bay NAS designed for home or small office use that features some high-end specifications.
Transcend unveils MTE250S NVMe 1.4 PCIe 4.0 SSD
Transcend has launched MTE250S PCIe 4.0 SSD that delivers sequential read and write speeds of up to 7200/6500 MB/s.
GIGABYTE Announces AORUS Gen4 5000E SSD with Up to 5,000 MB/s Read Speeds
GIGABYTE has added two AORUS Gen4 5000E M.2 NVMe SSDs to its line-up. They feature read speeds up to 5,000MB/s and come in 1TB and 500GB capacities.
Qnap entry-level native NVMe TS-h1090FU NAS
The Qnap TS-h1090FU is high-density NVMe all-flash NAS that features U.2 NVMe PCIe Gen 4 x4 SSD architecture and has a powerful hardware package.
Solidigm Introduces the P44 Pro Solid State Drive
Solidigm has introduced the P44 Pro SSD for gaming PCs and workstations that delivers up to 7,000 MB/s sequential read speeds.
CFD's PG5NFZ PCIe 5.0 x4 Gaming SSD with Active Cooler Coming in November
CFD introduced its PG5NFZ series SSD drives featuring a PCIe Gen5 x4 interface that will be available in 1TB, 2TB, and 4TB capacities.
New OWC's Envoy Pro Mini � a Pocket-Sized SSD for All Computers
The OWC Envoy Pro mini is a pocket-sized external SSD that is compatible with USB or Thunderbolt (USB-C) ports and available in 250GB, 500GB, and 1TB capacities.
New Western Digital SN850X NVMe High Performance SSD
The WD Black SN850X SSD is a powerful, high-end PCIe 4.0 drive for gaming that has options for RGB lighting and a heatsink and is available in 1TB, 2TB, and 4TB capacities.
MSI Reveals Spatium M570 PCIe 5.0 x4 SSD: Up to 12.3 GB/s
MSI announces Spatium M570 PCIe 5.0 NVMe SSD that comes in 1TB, 2TB, and 4TB capacities and is a good option for professionals, content creators, and gamers.
Kioxia Unveils XG8 High-Performance NVMe SSD
The Kioxia XG8 SSD is designed for client and EOM environments and is available in 512GB, 1TB, 2TB and 4TB capacities.
SanDisk Extreme PRO Portable SSD is built to survive
The SanDisk Extreme PRO Portable SSD is a light-weight drive that should appeal to photographers and video makers alike.
This Satechi SSD Enclosure Is a Cost-Effective Way to Boost an Apple Mac's Storage
Satechi recently announced its USB-C Aluminum Tool-Free Enclosure for housing M.2 PCIe NVMe and SATA SSDs.
Morgan Stanley Discarded Old Hard Drives without Deleting Customer Data First
Morgan Stanley Wealth Management agreed to pay $35 million to settle allegations that it failed to properly dispose of hard drives and servers containing its customers' personal data.
Sony's Nextorage Demos PCIe 5.0 SSD as It Enters SSD Market
Sony is about to enter consumer SSD market and demonstrated its Nextorage M2-2280 SSD with a PCIe Gen 5 x4 interface.
SanDisk Professional G-Drive range overhauled with 10Gbit USB 3.2 Type-C
The SanDisk Professional G-Drive Enterprise-Class USB 3.2 Gen 2 external HDD is ready to go for Mac computers and Windows PC.
Crucial P3 SSD NVMe as Secondary SSD
The Crucial P3 is a fast and efficient SSD that is available in capacities up to 4TB and would make a good secondary drive for any machine.
QNAP TS-h1290FX with support Gen 4 U.2 NVMe SSDs NAS
The QNAP TS-h1290FX NAS is a desktop array that offers 12 SFF storage bays and supports both Gen 4 U.2 NVMe SSDs and lower-cost SATA devices.
Samsung Electronics Unveils High-Performance 990 PRO SSD
Samsung Electronics introduced the 990 PRO, the company's high-performance NVMe SSD based on PCIe 4.0.
Synology FlashStation FS3410: New 24-bay NAS unveiled
The Synology FlashStation FS3410 NAS has 24 all-flash bays in a 2U rackmount enclosure and is a good solution for SMBs, enterprise offices, and data centers.
Microsoft Trying to Kill HDD Boot Drives By 2023
Microsoft is pushing OEMs to not support HDDs as the primary storage device in pre-built Windows 11 PCs and use much faster SSDs instead.
TerraMaster Releases New U8-111 8-Bay Rackmount NAS for Business
The TerraMaster U8-111 NAS is a highly scalable enterprise-class 8-bay networked storage server that features an enterprise version of the TOS 4.2 system.
Songs has the power to crash a hard drive
Playing a Janet Jackson song could bring down some old laptops by crashing the hard disk inside them.
New QNAP HS-264 dual-bay slim NAS
The QNAP HS-264 is a small, powerful 2-bay NAS for home users that is powered by an Intel Celeron N5105 quad-core processor.
Solidigm Announces P41 Plus SSD
The Solidigm P41 Plus is a PCIe 4.0 x4 QLC SSD that is based on Solidigm's 144L QLC NAND and Silicon Motion's SM2269XT controller.
New QNAP TS-253D-4G dual-bay NAS
The QNAP TS-253D-4G NAS is designed for business and home users and offers strong performance, lots of connectivity options, and a good selection of apps.
Asustor Announces Lockerstor 2 Gen 2 AS6702T NAS
The Asustor Lockerstor 2 Gen 2 AS6702T is a powerful two-bay NAS device that's loaded with premium features and is designed for content creators and small-business users.
Silicon Power launches UD90 NVMe SSD
The Silicon Power UD90 NVMe SSD features the Phison E21T DRAM-less controller and 176-layer TLC flash and comes in three capacities.
The New Synology DiskStation DS3622xs+ NAS
The Synology DiskStation DS3622xs+ offers an impressive capacity for small and medium-sized businesses with big network storage demands.
Micron Reveals Crucial X6 4TB Portable SSD
The Crucial X6 Portable SSD features improvements to performance and efficiency over the original model and is rated for up to 800MBps for sequential reads.
Phison's new X1 controller powers Seagate SSD
Phison has announced its new X1 advanced controller-based SSD platform built in partnership with Seagate to meet the demands of faster global data-center infrastructures.
Seagate announces 30TB+ HDDs coming by mid-2023
Seagate announces next-generation HAMR HDDs are coming in mid-2023, with capacities of over 30TB.
Silicon Motion's MonTitan PCIe 5.0 SSD controller
Silicon Motion has announced its first SSD platform featuring a PCIe Gen5 interface aimed at enterprise-grade applications.
QNAP�s first tower all-flash U.2 NVMe/SATA TS-h1290FX NAS
QHAP has launched its first tower all-flash U.2 NVMe/SATA TS-h1290FX NAS designed to excel in the most demanding work environments.
Samsung Electronics Develops Second-Generation SmartSSD
Samsung developed a second generation of its computational SmartSSD powered by Xilinx Versal Adaptive SoCs from AMD.
Patriot launches Viper VPR400 SSD
The Patriot Viper VPR400 SSD features the InnoGrit's DRAMless IG5520 four-channel controller and is equipped with Micron 176 Layer B47R flash.
PNY EliteX-PRO, a new generation portable SSD
The new PNY EliteX-PRO SSD is compact, has a simple design, and is capable of reaching speeds of up to 1,600MB/s and 1,500MB/s in sequential read and write.
Phison's PCIe Gen 5 E26 SSDs to Offer up to 13 GB/s, E20 for Servers up to 32 TB
In a recent Annual Report publication, Phison talks about three key solutions that include the PCIe Gen 5 E26, PCIe Gen 4 E25 and PCIe Gen 4 E20 products.
TerraMaster launches its T6-423 Professional NAS with TOS 5 OS
The TerraMaster T6-423 is a compact 6-bay high performance NAS for SMB users that supports the new TOS 5 operating system.
Micron's latest SATA-based 5400 SSD could deliver a fatal blow to the HDD
The new Micron 5400 SATA SSD comes with the company's proprietary 176-layer NAND technology and delivers significantly better performance than traditional HDDs.
The New Synology DiskStation DS1522+ NAS
The Synology DS1522+ is a compact 5-bay NAS designed for both home and business users that is powered by an AMD Ryzen R1600 CPU.
PNY announces XLR8 CS3140 NVMe Gen 4x4 M.2 SSD
The PNY XLR8 CS3140 SSD features a Phison PS5018-E18 controller and Micron 96-Layer 3D TLC NAND and offers 7,500/6,850 MBps of sequential read/write throughput.
Micron Reveals Budget Crucial P3 Plus SSDs: PCIe 4.0 x4 with 3D QLC NAND
The Micron Crucial P3 Plus and P3 SSDs are based on Micron�s 176-layer 3D QLC NAND memory and promise capacities of up to 4TB.
HP mid-range FX900 NVMe SSD
The HP FX900 SSD features the Innogrit IG5220 controller that is paired with 176-layer 3D TLC NAND flash from Micron to offer fast performance.
ADATA Releases the SE880 USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 Portable SSD
The ADATA SE880 is a solid, external, portable SSD in a compact form factor that is very fast at everyday tasks.
Western Digital Announces First 26TB Server Hard Drive
Western Digital introduced the new high-capacity and high-performance 26TB Ultrastar DC HC670 HDD during its What's Next event in San Francisco.
Lexar Announces SL660 Blaze 1TB Portable SSD
The Lexar SL660 Blaze Game Portable SSD is aesthetically pleasing, supports the fast USB 3.2 Gen 2x2 interface, and is rated for shock resistance.
QNAP Launches TS-1264U-RP NAS for small businesses
The Qnap TS-1264U-RP NAS comes with excellent data protection features and is good for small businesses with limited space.
Lexar Launches New Entry-level NM760 PCIe 4.0 NVMe SSD
The Lexar NM760 is an entry-level SSD that features DRAMless design and offers a speed of up to 5300MB/s read and 4500MB/s write.
The first Apacer SSDs to run at ultra-rapid 13,000MB/s break surface
Apacer has unveiled the first PCIe Gen5 SSDs with read speeds of up to 13,000MB/s: the Apacer branded AS2280F5 and the Zadak branded TWSG5.
Asustor Revealed Lockerstor AS6604T NAS
The Asustor Lockerstor AS6604T is the 4-bay NAS with 2.5GbE connectivity that is ideally suited for most home use cases and small businesses.
Kioxia Launches Exceria Pro 2TB SSD
Kioxia Exceria Pro 2TB SSD features 112-layer BiCS5 TLC NAND Flash and delivers the sequential reads and writes of 7,300MB/s and 6,400MB/s.
SK Hynix lays claim to fastest PCIe 4.0 SSD
SK Hynix has released a brand new Platinum P41 PCIe Gen 4 SSD, featuring capacities of up to 2TB and sequential speeds of up to 7000MB.
Verbatim Launches Write-Once External SSD with 10-Year Warranty
Verbatim has announced a new SWOVA128G SSD designed specifically for long-term storage that comes with a 10-year warranty.
Asus is set to enter the high-performance SSD market
Asus is ready to launch a high-performance M.2 PCIe Gen 4 �4 NVMe SSD, the ROG Strix SQ7 that is available in 1TB capacity.
WD Launches Green SN350 1TB NVMe SSD
The WD Green SN350 1TB NVMe SSDs are entry-level drives that feature DRAM-less cache and are built for light and casual use.
Seagate Exos X20 and IronWolf Pro 20TB HDDs
The Seagate Exos X20 and IronWolf Pro 20TB HDDs offer high storage capacity, are fast for different use cases, and come with a 5-year warranty.
Terramaster T12-423 Celeron based 12-bay NAS
The Terramaster T12-423 is a compact 12-bay NAS that supports multiple RAID types and can deal with high-load workflows.
Silicon Power launches XPower XS70 SSD
Silicon Power XPower XS70 SSD is a high-end gaming drive that features attractive heatsink design and offers extreme performance.
QNAP Launches TBS-464 Mini All-Flash NAS
The QNAP TBS-46 is a compact NAS that accepts four M.2 SSDs and has the same management features as QNAP's full-sized units.
Seagate and Phison Broaden Partnership to Expand NVMe SSD Portfolio
Seagate and Phison have announced plans to expand their SSD portfolio of next-gen high-performance, high-density enterprise-class NVMe SSDs.
Kingston Fury Renegade NVMe SSD Revealed
The Kingston Fury Renegade SSD delivers sequential speeds of up to 7.3/7.0 GBps read/write and has more endurance than its predecessor.
The New Synology DiskStation DS1621+ NAS
The Synology DiskStation DS1621+ is a compact NAS for SMB that mixes performance with upgradable flexibility and numerous apps.
Toshiba Unveils the 18 Tb N300 and X300 Pro Series Hard Drives
Toshiba releases the new N300 Pro and X300 Pro HDDs that are available in capacities of up to 18TB with workloads up to 300TB/year.
Inland Prime M.2 NVMe SSD Revealed
The Inland Prime M.2 NVMe SSDs use Phison's E15/E15T SSD controller and Micron�s 176-Layer TLC flash and are available in 500GB and 1TB capacities.
Hewlett-Packard Announces HP EX900 Plus 1TB NVMe SSD
The HP EX900 Plus SSDs are designed with M.2 interface and powered by the InnoGrit IG5216 controller, offering speed of 3400 MB/s read and 3000 MB/s write.
The New TerraMaster T9-423 9-Bay NAS
The TerraMaster T9-423 9-bay NAS is designed for high-performance requirements and features a current-gen server-grade Intel CPU.
Western Digital Red Pro 20TB HDD Launched
The new WD Red Pro 20TB NAS HDDs are designed specifically with medium or large scale business customers in mind and can handle high-intensity workloads.
QNAP Announces TVS-675 desktop NAS
The QNAP TVS-675 NAS is powered by the Zhaoxin KaiXian KX-U6580 octa-core processor and comes with 8GB of base DDR4 non-ECC memory.
Teamgroup T-Force M200 4TB External SSD Revealed
The Teamgroup T-Force M200 external SSD features a nice design, uses an USB3.2 Gen2x2 interface and can achieve up to 2000MB/s.
Western Digital SN770 Black mid-tier NVMe SSD
The WD Black SN770 is an efficient DRAM-less NVMe SSD that features a proprietary WD/Sandisk controller and a 112-layer TLC NAND.
Lexar Announces SL200 Portable SSD
Lexar SL200 is a compact SSD that offers up to 550 MB/s read and 400 MB/s write across three capacities � 512GB, 1TB, and 2TB and provides 256-bit AES encryption.
Micron Ships 176-Layer QLC NAND PCIe Gen4 Client SSDs
Micron Technology announced it�s now shipping the industry's first 176-layer QLC SSDs, capable of up to 4.5GB/sec read speeds.
Asustor AS1104T - the budget-friendly NAS Appliance
The Asustor AS1104T is a budget-friendly four-bay NAS with a Realtek ARM processor and a fixed 1GB of DDR4 RAM that is designed for heavier home use.
SK Hynix rebrands acquired Intel SSD business as Solidigm
SK Hynix is rebranding its acquired Intel SSD business as Solidigm with Intel's ex-non-volatile products boss Rob Crooke as its CEO.
ADATA XPG Atom 50 Gen 4 NVMe SSD
The ADATA XPG Atom 50 is a PCIe Gen4 x4 M.2 2280 SSD that uses the latest NVMe 1.4 protocol and provides 5GB/s read and 4.5GB/s write speeds.
ASUSTOR DRIVESTOR 4 Pro (AS3304T) NAS
The ASUSTOR DRIVESTOR 4 Pro (AS3304T) NAS features 4 drive bays, a quad-core Realtek RTD1296 processor, and 2GB of DDR4 RAM.
Seagate Launches New One Touch External SSD (2021)
The Seagate One Touch SSD features a very compact form factor and comes in 500GB, 1TB, and 2TB capacities in a black, blue, or silver finish. RAID Level 5 data redundancy: theory and reality
In theory, RAID 5 protects your data. In reality, RAID 5 is often a painful failure. Actual rates of double-disk failures are 2 to 1500 times higher than MTTDL predicts. How reliable your newest big hard drive is?
"Cheap and Deep" is the mantra that calms the nerves of those trying to accommodate an era of surging data and dwindling budgets.
Why your hard drive cannot read or write
Our customers typically worry most about a disk drive's "click of death," but the fact is that unrecoverable read errors are much more common. How to choose a data recovery company
The data recovery industry grows every day and every company that opens up markets itself as an expert. Of course, all of these companies are not equal. Data Recovery Services: Be wary of cheap prices
Proper hard drive recovery can require manipulation of data at the sector level, transplantation of internal components and various other procedures. How reliable your storage array is?
One of the issue particularly concerning with ultra-large hard drives is something called an unrecoverable bit error (UBE). Although rarely discussed with potential customers and definitely a topic "down in the weeds" UBE is a problem anyone working with ultra-large hard drives and RAID sets will eventually have to deal with. Properly Rebuilding RAID 5 Arrays & Saving Your Data
Your data is valuable. You know that. You also know that data is fragile. It can be accidentally deleted or corrupted. It can be destroyed in a disaster, or an accident, or the hardware it is stored on can malfunction leaving it inaccessible. What kills your Flash Drive and how you can avoid it
Like all forms of digital storage, the media can become corrupt and you can lose valuable information Very often, when it comes to data migration, people think of humongous servers and big companies
Nevertheless, an average data storage device owner bothers him/herself with mentioned procedure at least once in two-three years.