Samsung announces 850 Pro and 850 EVO 2TB versions
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With new Samsung MHX controller

According to the announcement, Samsung has been recently experiencing a surge in demand for higher capacity SSDs which pushed the company to announce 2TB version of its popular 850 Pro and 850 EVO SSDs.

OCZ Storage Solutions shows new SSDs at Computex 2015
Published in Memory


Trion 100, XD-JX M.2 NVMe, Intrepid 3000 and Z-Drive 6000/6300

As the Computex 2015 show in Taipei is quite an important event for the industry, OCZ Storage Solutions certainly did not want to miss it, showing off some rather interesting new solid state drives, including the new Trine 100 entry-level SSD as well as new enterprise SDDs.

SanDisk set to slash SSD prices
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Tuesday, 26 May 2015 11:29

SanDisk set to slash SSD prices


Death of HHD expected

SanDisk has unveiled its Z400s which look tailor made to kick the HHD market while it is down.

TSMC is the king of 28nm
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 12 May 2015 11:19

TSMC is the king of 28nm


78 percent of the market

TSMC looks certain to keep its foot firmly on the throat of 28nm chip production, according to a new study.

Samsung releases PRO Plus and EVO Plus Memory
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Thanks for the Memory

Samsung has released its latest PRO Plus and EVO Plus memory cards which means that portfolio has PRO Plus, PRO, EVO Plus and EVO families.

Kingston announces new HyperX Savage SSD
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 16:52

Kingston announces new HyperX Savage SSD


Phison S10 controller paired up with 19nm MLC NAND

Kingston has announced several new solid state drives that will be a part of its HyperX lineup, as the Savage SSD series.

Samsung thumps Intel in SSD battle
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Tuesday, 21 April 2015 10:38

Samsung thumps Intel in SSD battle


Catfight on SSDs makes Intel howl

Samsung ruled the global solid state drive (SSD) market last year with a market share double that of its main rival Intel.

New Samsung 840 EVO firmware fix coming later this month
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To feature "periodic refresh"

While Samsung already patched its 840 EVO firmware earlier last year, it appears that it took a bit longer to fix the read performance degradation problem, but the new fix should be available later this month.

Intel unleashes 750-series PCIe/NVMe SSD
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Friday, 03 April 2015 08:41

Intel unleashes 750-series PCIe/NVMe SSD


Leaves SATA drives in the dust

Intel has launched new 750-series solid state drives, based on PCIe and NVMe interfaces, enabling substantially higher performance than the company‚Äôs SATA SSDs. 

Phison to expand SSD range
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Thursday, 02 April 2015 11:55

Phison to expand SSD range


The River Phison swept me away....

NAND flash device controller supplier, which is not named after a biblical river, Phison Electronics is looking to expand its SSD operation in 2015.