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Posts tagged “NVMe”

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Best SSD for gaming 2019: Top SATA and NVMe SSDs for PC

With SSD prices getting lower and lower, there's never been a better time to upgrade your old hard drive with one of today's super fast SSDs - and to help you on your quest to find the best SSD for gaming on your PC, I've put together a list of all my top recommendations across a wide range of prices and form factors. You'll find…

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Crucial’s P1 is a great value NVMe SSD, but it’s not without its faults

Super fast NVMe SSDs are still pretty pricey compared to your standard SATA drives, but thankfully there's a growing number of budget NVMe SSDs that are starting to bring those lighting fast read and write speeds to the masses. I've already tested the excellent value for money WD Blue SN500 and Adata XPG SX6000 Pro, but now I've got the Crucial P1 in for testing,…

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Samsung 970 Pro review: Do yourself a favour and get the Evo instead

For those after the very best that NVMe SSDs have to offer, Samsung's Pro line has often been the go-to choice for workstation and power peeps alike. They're usually faster than their more consumer and wallet-friendly Evo SSD siblings, and often come with higher endurance ratings for all that inevitable heavy-lifting they'll be doing once you've popped them into your PC. Today, I have Samsung's latest,…

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Samsung adds 970 Evo and 970 Pro to their NVMe SSD family

Surprise! Just when you thought Samsung's 960 Evo and 960 Pro NVMe SSDs were going to stick around for another year, today brings news of their shiny new replacements: the appropriately-named 970 Evo and 970 Pro. I'll be reviewing them both very shortly, but for now here's a quick run-down of each SSD's specs and the kind of speeds we can expect to see from them when…

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Week in Tech: SSD Update – It’s All About (NV)Me!

One word. NVMe. Take it from me, you want some of it. So, you'd better start to get your head around it. Luckily, it's all you need to know about solid-state drives or SSDs over the next year or so. Well, that and whether your motherboard can support NVMe. Oh, and the difference between M.2, SFF-8639 and SATA Express. I know. This whole SSD thing…

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