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Solid-State Drive Reviews

Updated: Aug 28, 2015 10:10
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#51
alaScore 92

Crucial M4 256GB Solid State Drive

As our technology advances, consumers continually demand more from manufactures. Make it faster, make it lighter, make it smaller, and of course do it all at the same time. You would think that we would have hit a limit by now, or at least slowed down,...

27 expert reviews | 524 user reviews

#52
alaScore 92

Adata Premier SP610

I am positively surprised by the new SMI controller and SP610. I have learned to be skeptical about value controllers because in the past the sacrifice in performance has not been worth the relatively small savings in cost. Usually the problem is that...

7 expert reviews | 1 user reviews

#53
alaScore 92

Intel 730 Series Reseller Kit 480GB 2.5" SATA-600 (SSDSC2BP480G4R5)

intel always did fairly low writing benchmark on their SSD....but they are very strong on 4k random performance---which is the most significant on system driver, even they applied accident power-off protection on it! 730 is the same with enterprise...

3 expert reviews | 9 user reviews

#54
alaScore 92

Kingston SSDNow V+100 Series SVP100S2

Kingston, like many of its competitors, desperately needs a simplified product lineup. On the one hand, Kingston has hedged its bets. With three different controller makers supplying hardware for its six SSDs, Kingston can't go wrong. However, the...

19 expert reviews | 177 user reviews

#55
alaScore 92

Kingston SSDNow V+ Series SNVP325-S2

The Kingston SSDNow V-Series isn’t the fastest SSD on the market, but at ’49, it’s much less expensive than its competitors, and offers a significant improvement over 7,200-rpm hard drives. The bundled upgrade kit adds even more value, as it allows you...

60 expert reviews | 423 user reviews

#56
alaScore 92

Intel 730 SERIES 2.5-Inch Solid State Drive SSDSC2BP240G4R5

Kitguru says: An excellent drive from Intel and one geared for long term reliability with balanced all round performance. If you move a lot of data around every day, this should be right at the top of your shortlist.

1 expert reviews | 36 user reviews

#57
alaScore 92

Intel 510 Series SSD

Speed-Booster. With the SSD 510 series, also known as Elmcrest, I ...

42 expert reviews | 73 user reviews

#58
alaScore 92

OCZ Vector 256GB SSD

In the following table, we present all the test values in comparison to the Samsung SSD 840 Pro, the Intel SSD 520 and the Vertex 4. On average, the 840 Pro just barely supersedes the Vector 256 GB. You can clearly see the improvement in performance in...

9 expert reviews | 101 user reviews

#59
alaScore 92

Plextor M5S Series (PX-64M5S,PX-128M5S,PX-256M5S)

In our lab and on the bench for you today we have one of Plextor's newest SSD's the Plextor M5S 256GB SATA 6Gb/s. Plextor isn't exactly known for their low pricing. What Plextor is famous for is high quality products. Plextor rigorously tests their...

8 expert reviews | 89 user reviews

#60
alaScore 92

Kingston SSDNow V+ Series SNV225-S2

The second-gen Kingston SSDNow V+ is a strong performer and it gets brownie points for the included upgrade kit, as well as native TRIM support. It doesn’t offer a huge jump in performance, but users won’t be disappointed. And it’s less expensive than...

26 expert reviews | 367 user reviews

#61
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OCZ RevoDrive 3 Series

Earlier RevoDrives were marketed to enthusiasts, but you’ll find the RevoDrive3 X2 under the “Workstation” category on OCZ’s website—with good reason: SandForce drives are already optimized for frequent small-file random reads and writes at high queue...

31 expert reviews | 112 user reviews

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#62
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OCZ RevoDrive 3 X2

It is obvious that the the OCZ RevoDrive 3 is best suited to enterprise users or all those working with large video and image files. Gamers and PC enthusiasts could look at other and most affordable SSD solutions, as they most probably not find a lot...

24 expert reviews | 12 user reviews

#63
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OCZ Agility 3 Series

The good news is that the Agility’s use of cheaper NAND only becomes a problem in a few situations, most of which are unlikely to impact home users. The slowdown is only apparent in tests that read and write large amounts of incompressible data to...

41 expert reviews | 1848 user reviews

#64
alaScore 92

Intel 530 Series

Works great as described and was delivered on time.

4 expert reviews | 176 user reviews

#65
alaScore 92

Sandisk Extreme Pro 240GB

Challenged my Acronis software eventually had to purchase upgraded version.

1 expert reviews | 7 user reviews

#66
alaScore 91

OCZ Vector 256 GB

Times are changing at OCZ. There's a new CEO at the helm, and the company is now focused on releasing fewer products but that have gone through more validation and testing than in years past. The hallmark aggressive nature that gave OCZ tremendous...

6 expert reviews

#67
alaScore 91

Intel 335 80 GB 2.5' Internal Solid State Drive

Intel's move to 20nm NAND flash renders higher-capacity SSDs more affordable.

5 expert reviews | 61 user reviews

#68
alaScore 91

PNY XLR8

IMPORTANT: Although the rating and final score mentioned in this conclusion are made to be as objective as possible, please be advised that every author perceives these factors differently at various points in time. While we each do our best to ensure...

7 expert reviews | 127 user reviews

#69
alaScore 91

OCZ Vector 128GB

You asked for it, we got it. Today Chris takes the world's first look at the OCZ Vector 128GB SSD based on the new Indilinx Barefoot 3 controller that is raging fast. Can the smallest capacity Vector outperform existing SSDs on the market costing less?...

2 expert reviews | 25 user reviews

#70
alaScore 91

Crucial RealSSD C300

There’s no question that on a 6Gb/s SATA port, the Crucial C300 has by far the fastest read speeds we’ve ever seen. And on a 3Gb/s port, it’s nothing to sneeze at. But for sequential and random write speeds, it can’t touch SandForce drives. And its...

47 expert reviews | 919 user reviews

#71
alaScore 91

Plextor M2S Series PX-M2S (64,128,256GB)

The 128GB Plextor PX-128M2S offers modest capacity and modest performance at a modest price (for a solid-state drive, anyway).

21 expert reviews | 48 user reviews

#72
alaScore 91

Adata XPG SX910

Kitguru says: A lightning quick Sandforce drive, one of the fastest on the market.

3 expert reviews | 7 user reviews

#73
alaScore 91

Sandisk Extreme SSD

SanDisk’s Extreme is an excellent high-end solid-state drive for content creators, gamers, or those who just want a fast drive at a reasonable price. It isn’t the fastest on every test, but it offers fast overall performance from a company with loads...

10 expert reviews | 1269 user reviews

#74
alaScore 91

Corsair Neutron Series GTX

When we last paid a visit to the Corsair Neutron GTX late last year, we declared it one wicked-fast SSD, but it was unfortunately nicked at the finish line by the Samsung 840 Pro. Corsair isn't too worried about that, though, and seems to have adopted...

4 expert reviews | 5 user reviews

#75
alaScore 91

Kingston SSDNow V-Series SNV125-S2

From a pure storage point of view one or even two Kingston 30GB SSDNow V drives is not adequate for the standalone user with no other drives in their system. From the enthusiast point of view, however, two of these drives in RAID 0 Mode are fast, very...

70 expert reviews | 313 user reviews

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