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Tech Reviews for May 21, 2012

A beautiful start to summer, temperatures of 24 celsius with clear skies.  It was great to get out on the motorcycle and just ride. Today, we headed west to Port Dover, an area famous for Friday the 13th rides. What I don’t think most people know is how beautiful this little town is, situated on the banks of Lake Erie.  We …

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Axtremex Announces External SSD With USB 3.0 And 1 TB Capacity

Axtremex Technology, a global supplier of high performance memory solutions, has announced the release of their 1TB USB 3.0 SSD. Weighing in at only 45 grams, the new drive will deliver read/write performance of 240 MB/s and 150 MB/s respectively. Axtremex’s new product will no doubt be very successful at winning over those who have heavy duty external storage requirements …

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Dane-Elec Introduces mySSD O-Series Of Solid State Drives

Dane-Elec, one of the largest manufacturers of flash memory products, storage and consumer electronic devices, has launched their mySSD O-Series family of solid state drives. Designed for mobile, server, embedded, and outdoor computing, the 1.8″ SATA 3Gb/s SSD drives are built for the most grueling, high-threat and unpredictable environments. Of particular interest, however, is the fact that this SSD is one of …

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The SSD Optimization Guide Redesigned

LATEST UPDATE 19 Feb 18 WITH: The SSD Reviewers Guide to SSD Optimization 2018 (click link) PREVIOUS UPDATE ON 23 FEB 13 WITH: The SSD Optimization Guide Ultimate Windows 8 (and Win7) Edition [LINK] Welcome to The SSD Review and congratulations on finding the internets most sought after resource in the optimization of solid state drives; The SSD Optimization Guide. …

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Tech Reviews From Around The World for May 16, 2012

The first long weekend of the summer is about to descend upon us Canadians.  Also known as May-twofour, it is our ‘official’ start of summer. Those who are fortunate enough head to their cottages for the first time, others will hold or attend yard sales. If your not familiar with this national holiday, it is a celebration of Queen Victoria’s …

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Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Home Network Storage System Review – NAS At Its Finest

External drives have given rise to NAS (Network-Attached Storage). Accessing and accumulating data at one central location has become all the rage, as HTPC, media streaming, and HDTV-ready devices and technologies have become more affordable, and thus have made the push into the homes of consumers. Our report today will examine the Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Home Network Storage System and, …

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LSI Announces DataBolt Technology to Accelerate Datacenter Performance

LSI Corporation is announcing its new DataBolt technology for bandwidth optimization in datacenter applications.  This unique performance acceleration feature for LSI’s 12 GB/s SAS products is designed to allow users to take advantage of 12 GB/s speeds with their existing 6 GB/s drive infrastructure. This technology will deliver up to a 2X increase in throughput performance  for 6 GB/s systems.  It …

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Techy Summer Edition Reviews for May 14, 2012

Another special day gone by. Never really thought about it, but was wandering do other countries acknowledge Mother’s day? It appears there are a number that do.  While some countries celebrate in March there are some that do not celebrate it at all. I personally think it is a great idea. Curious how you spent it? HIGHLIGHT REVIEW The Radeon 7870 …

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Mach Xtreme Releases MX-KATANA, Creating Solid State Competition For The MacBook Air

Mach Xtreme Technology, well known for their extensive SSD product line, has announced the release of their low-profile 6Gb/s MX-KATANA Series of drives, which have been developed specifically with cramped quarters in mind. This means they should be a perfect complement to mobile devices such as Apple’s MacBook Air. Being LSI Sandforce based, the new products will offer Read/Write speeds of up to …

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World Wide Tech Reviews for May 8, 2012

Today’s highlight was chosen simply because it had the word ‘kid’ in the title.  Sticking with the theme of May, Mom and you are a mom if you have a kid! Since there are only a few shopping days until Mother’s day I continue to post the link below to Amazon’s Mother’s Day Shop. So for all you techies out …

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