Tag: SSDs

  • Kingston presents the new FURY Renegade SSDs

    Kingston presents the new FURY Renegade SSDs

    News24 mins ago Kingston presents the new FURY Renegade SSDs Kingston has announced the launch of the new FURY Renegade SSDs, now with a new design to include a heat sink that should keep the…

  • The 3D NAND chips in many SSDs are unable to take advantage of the PCIe 5 interface.

    The 3D NAND chips in many SSDs are unable to take advantage of the PCIe 5 interface.

    Manufacturers of SSD such as Corsair, Gigabyte and Goodram have announced SSD models that rely on the PCIe 5.0 x4 interface and employ Phison’s PS5026-E26 controller. Even though such controller can reach 13GB/s, some SSD models are running at 10GB/s. Phison’s PS5026-E26 controller offers eight NAND channels that allow varying data transfer rates. Those eight […]

  • Samsung’s 2nd Gen Smart SSDs Reduce CPU Usage by 97%

    Samsung’s 2nd Gen Smart SSDs Reduce CPU Usage by 97%

    A couple of years ago, Samsung presented the first intelligent SSD, a very interesting product that was made possible thanks to a collaboration with Xilinx, a company that, as many of our readers will know, was recently bought by AMD. Said storage unit had a Xilinx FPGA solution that was in charge of carrying out […]

  • Installing Physically Larger NVMe SSDs On Steam Deck Is Possible With This Mod… But Risky

    Installing Physically Larger NVMe SSDs On Steam Deck Is Possible With This Mod… But Risky

    Steam Deck can accommodate larger 2242 NVMe SSDs than Valve’s standard 2230. A user proves it with this mod: imitating it will give you more storage options… but it’s risky. Steam Deck is a great machine to play PC video games comfortably, as if it were a much more powerful portable console than others on […]

  • Microsoft wants to kill hard drives and boot drives for Windows 11 to be SSDs

    Microsoft wants to kill hard drives and boot drives for Windows 11 to be SSDs

    Microsoft is pushing its OEM partners to install Windows 11 on SSDs like boot drive on their new equipment as indicated a report by the analysis firm Trendfocus. The goal would be permanently destroy hard drives in 2023. Something that in practice is already happening because solid-state drives almost completely monopolize consumer client storage in […]

  • Phison shows the enormous performance of PCIe Gen5 SSDs

    Phison shows the enormous performance of PCIe Gen5 SSDs

    PCIe Gen5 SSDs will hit the market in the coming months to break all performance records in consumer customer storage. They will harness the power of the industry’s most advanced interface, PCI-Express 5.0, and feature the latest generation of NAND flash memory. Another component of interest will be its controller, which is key to realizing […]

  • Apacer Unveils Consumer Market’s First PCI Express 5 SSDs

    Apacer Unveils Consumer Market’s First PCI Express 5 SSDs

    As part of his presentation at the Computex 2022 fair, Appear just revealed the first PCIe Gen 5 NVMe SSDs for the consumer levelwith some devices that will offer us impressive transfer speeds worthy of this generational leap, reaching figures of up to 13,000 MB/s reading and 12,000 MB/s writing. Although it is not the […]

  • Kioxia XG8, more supply of PCIe Gen4 SSDs

    Kioxia XG8, more supply of PCIe Gen4 SSDs

    Kioxia XG8 is the new series of SSDs announced by the company formerly known as Toshiba Memory America, Inc. It is intended to cover a wide range of equipment as it can be installed in laptops and desktops of any range of features, including gaming machines. or workstations. Kioxia XG8 will expand the offering of […]

  • One of the best NVMe SSDs for PS5 is on sale and costs only 80 euros

    One of the best NVMe SSDs for PS5 is on sale and costs only 80 euros

    Samsung’s NVMe 980 Pro SSD will expand your console’s storage and improve its performance by a lot, and for a very affordable price thanks to this offer. Installing an SSD drive in your PS5 is a glory. Only with this gesture can you increase the space available on your new generation console and improve its […]

  • Intel Shows Huge Performance Of PCIe 5.0 SSDs

    Intel Shows Huge Performance Of PCIe 5.0 SSDs

    PCIe 5.0 SSDs are one of the new standards that will arrive in 2022 after the launch of new features such as DDR5 memories, the deployment of Wi-Fi 6E and other next-generation standards that are expected for the new year such as USB4. Intel planned to conduct a series of live technology demos, complementing the […]