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Solid-State Drive Reviews

Updated: Jun 19, 2018 00:58
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Corsair Neutron Series GTX

The Corsair Neutron GTX is one of the best solid-state drives on the market, especially for those who want top performance from their ultrathin portable computer.

55 expert reviews | 161 user reviews

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Plextor 1TB M6 PRO

Today Chris concludes his extensive looking at Plextor's latest storage products with the M6 Pro 256GB SSD. Is this one for you? Take a look.

10 expert reviews

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Crucial M500 SSD

The Crucial m500 (960GB) ($475) is an internal solid-state drive (SSD) that's priced to move and built to fly. It's the first internal SSD we've reviewed that closes in on a 1TB capacity, but after seeing the drive's overall performance, we suspect...

41 expert reviews | 3819 user reviews

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SanDisk Extreme II

Now, there's nothing wrong with buying a lower-end budget SSD because you value storage space over speed and want a drive that provides more of the former while maintaining many of the benefits of the latter . But we suggest evaluating the Sandisk...

41 expert reviews | 749 user reviews

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Ocz VTR150-25SAT3-240G Vector

With fast performance and a good warranty, the OCZ Vector 150 is a great SSD for first-time adopters. It's not a worthwhile upgrade for the original Vector drive, however.

11 expert reviews | 46 user reviews

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OCZ Vertex 4 Series

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66 expert reviews | 1105 user reviews

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Crucial M550

There are so many reasons why the M550 could be one of the best SSDs in the market. It has the best-in-class encryption support (along with Samsung 840 EVO) and it's also one of the only consumer-grade drives with power loss protection. Heck, it even...

37 expert reviews | 538 user reviews

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Intel ® SSD 520 Series

There's plenty of SSD options out there, but Intel's NAND drives are among the most well thought of, simply because they're so reliable. But, with the top spee...

74 expert reviews | 246 user reviews

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Kingston HyperX SSD Series SH100S3

As I said in the introduction of this review HyperX is what Kingston calls their top-tier products, so does this drive deserve that name? It sure does! From an overall standpoint this drive is the fastest 2.5-inch solid state drive we have tested...

60 expert reviews | 371 user reviews

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OCZ Trion 150

For more details, check out the OCZ Trion 150 review on our sister site, Computer Shopper.

19 expert reviews | 181 user reviews

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Transcend SSD370

Transcend's SSD370 delivers swift performance in capacities all the way up to 1TB.

6 expert reviews | 728 user reviews

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Kingston HyperX Savage SHSS3B7A/240G

In a sea saturated with solid state drives from every memory manufacturer under the sun, the Kingston HyperX Savage 240GB is one product that stands out -- literally. It does not strike me as common for an SSD to look good (Not saying they are usually...

9 expert reviews | 75 user reviews

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Intel 730 SSD Series 240G / SSDSC2BP240G4R5

At launch, the new Intel SSD 730 Series makes a very good internal drive choice for your computer, but it'll become a better value when its street price drops below the current suggested retail price.

18 expert reviews | 435 user reviews

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OCZ Vertex 3 Series

We're becoming somewhat repetitive in our writing about SSDs -- every next one is that extra little bit faster or better and the crown just keeps exchanging ha...

121 expert reviews | 577 user reviews

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Kingston Technology HyperX FURY SSD 240GB

When I first put on the HyperX Cloud Revolver the first thing that I thought was that they were really loose on my head. This all has to do with the design and the flexible headband. I have been using the headset for about 3 weeks now so that initial...

11 expert reviews | 664 user reviews

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Kingston HyperX Predator PCIe SSD M.2

Kingston's Predator SSD has an optional HHHL PCIe adapter that allows systems without M.2 slots to use the drive.

10 expert reviews | 44 user reviews

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Adata Premier SP550

As for the SM2256 controller, it's clear that Silicon Motion is learning to deal with the challenges of managing TLC flash, and many of the remaining weaknesses exhibited by the SP550 can be blamed on the limitations of the flash rather than the...

12 expert reviews | 212 user reviews

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Samsung Portable SSD T1 1024GB USB 3.0

Other than its cost, the Samsung Portable SSD T1 is what any portable drive should be.

12 expert reviews

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Kingston Technology SSDNow UV400 (120GB, 240GB, 480GB, 960GB)

Combining the excellent Marvell 88SS1074 controller found in the Crucial MX300 and Toshiba's proven 15nm TLC IC chips found in the OCZ Trion 150 480GB, was the Kingston SSDNow UV400 480GB a genuinely good idea in reality, or something that seemed good...

3 expert reviews | 51 user reviews

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Corsair Force Series LX

For more details, check out the Corsair Force LX (256GB) review on our sister site, Computer Shopper.

23 expert reviews | 22 user reviews

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Ocz Vector 180

The OCZ Vector 180 is a good, affordable solid-state drive backed up by a lengthy, user-friendly warranty.

19 expert reviews | 1 user reviews

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I did let JMicron know about my performance concerns when I tested the JMF670H reference design samples because sequential read performance in particular was below the average. JMicron promised an improvement through an upcoming firmware update and...

14 expert reviews | 1 user reviews

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OCZ Trion 100 TRN100-25SAT3

For what it costs, the OCZ Trion 100 series solid-state drive and ideal replacement drive for an older computer that still runs on a regular hard drive.

23 expert reviews | 347 user reviews

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Plextor M6V 256GB SATA III SSD

Lithography is shrinking and Plextor's M6V is our first look at Toshiba's potent new 15nm MLC flash. How will it perform against larger capacity drives?

4 expert reviews | 2 user reviews

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SanDisk Ultra II 480GB SSD

Another blast from the past comes our way in a capacity we've never tested. Here's Chris' full take on SanDisk's 480GB Ultra II SSD.

2 expert reviews


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