Category: Storage

ADATA launches its new industrial solid disks ISSS314 3D MLC NAND

ADATA launches its new industrial solid disks ISSS314

The manufacturer of RAM and solid storage solutions ADATA, just presented its new ISSS314 SSD solid-state drive. These new disks are designed specially for the industrial oriented business market. And for this they have been endowed with greater resistance to shock and extreme temperatures. So that they can operate correctly in any working environment. Industrial environments are always the most demanding for computer components. Since in these environments it is very easy to surpass the usual operating conditions for them. Two versions will be available for these new SSDs. Differentiated by the type of 3D NAND Flash memory that they...

Testing a case for external SSD with USB-C port which replaces the USB-type A and many other connectors

Testing a case for external SSD with USB-C port

The USB-C promises to be a new standard, which replaces the USB-type A and many other connectors. On Macbooks, Macbook Pro 2016 and 2017, and most recently on the new iMac, Apple has to place Thunderbolt 3 type USB-C ports. The advantage of this connection coupled with the Thunderbolt 3 is the speed of the data transfers that can be carried out. Indeed, thanks to the USB-C, transfers can go up to 10Gb / s and up to 40Gb / s with the contribution of Thunderbolt 3. An SSD case designed for the latest Macbook Pro If you want to...

10 TB WD Purple hard drive is optimized for use in 24/7 video surveillance systems

Western Digital removes a 10 TB variant of a purple hard drive

Western Digital Corporation, a leader in the storage industry, today announced the availability of new WD Purple 10 TB mechanical hard drives , the newest member of its line of high-capacity hard drives for surveillance applications. These new hard drives are intended to cover the need for the security industry to have access to reliable and much larger capacity storage devices than has been used so far in the market. According to IHS Markit, the anticipated growth in the use of high-resolution network cameras and compatible with the standard 4K image recording in the coming years is driving a greater...

Solid State Disk use a much more similar to memory cards or USB storage devices solid memory

Advantages and characteristics of solid SSDs

You may even result SSD abbreviations unknown to some readers, or simply it is a term that has been passing while reading a magazine or blog technology, while others who already know their meaning are synonymous with the past technological advances in the field of storage for your equipment. SSD is short for Solid State Disk. The difference with “traditional” hard drives is that these devices do not harbor drives inside, using a much more similar to memory cards or USB storage devices solid memory. One of the main advantages of solid disks is their speed, we can not forget...

new Sony USB Flash Drive for Smartphone, which undoubtedly will be a most useful accessory

USB Stick from Sony designed for mobile devices

The launch of Sony USB Flash Drive stick for Smartphone has been very unexpected and surprising. This product has the ability to offer a storage capacity of up to 32GB memory me and has the feature that sets it apart from the rest, having the ability to be used with mobile devices directly without the need for a converter Cable because it has a microUSB port. But the fact is that this product developed by the Sony is much more complete than that. At the second end of the product there is a USB port to use, so also has...

data can be protected by a password, thanks to LaCie Private/Public included in the price

LaCie Blade Runner external hard drive designed by Starck

LaCie has just shown a new external hard drive for limited edition. Again, this is a product designed by Philippe Starck. It is named as LaCie Blade Runner, which is inspired by the famous science fiction film directed by Ridley Scott. The outer casing has a tapered cage and contains an organic form that is intended to resemble a human body. The designer says that represents a combination of man and machine. The truth is that it has an industrial look and futuristic, thanks to the metal finishes. The aluminum shell not only sinks like processors and car radiators, but...

More than a technological resource, the SSD of AMD should improve the ecosystem of hardware brand

AMD could also enter the SSD market

AMD is going through a situation that is not easy. The recent rumors about a possible sale could change the course of not only the company, but also the history of modern technology. The latest rumor related to AMD is about the ability to enter the market of SSD with a number of models included under the Radeon brand but not big news from the technological point of view. AMD does not have – except last minute surprise – the resources needed to create new drivers or memory modules, which would have to go to other companies outsource models. Read...

Fujifilm to reveal optical discs with 1TB storage

Fujifilm to reveal high performance optical discs with 1TB storage

I will be honest: I do not use for years an optical discs in my computer either CD or DVD . The Blu-Ray computers exist but have been mainly used for video games and movies on the PlayStation 3, and many think that Blu-Ray disk will be precisely the last generation optical discs market. Well this is where comes Fujifilm is asking that his little piece of cake for the future. For now it is a draft and is in the labs, but the point is that Fujifilm wants to have 1TB capacity optical discs. The technology is significantly different...

Fusion io Drive, seems to keep the promises

First tests for Fusion Drive, seems to keep the promises

Fusion Drive is a feature that arouses curiosity and can not wait to try to determine whether the statements made by Apple in terms of performance are not just a mere promotional message. The first tests carried out, however, seem to establish the good faith of Cupertino. The tests were conducted by the YouTube channel Techfast Lunch & Dinner on the new Mac mini, which is also configurable with Fusion Drive. The model with this mode was compared with another mini of current generation but with simple mechanical hard drive 5400 rpm. Since the beginning, the balance is for Fusion...

Transcend JetFlash 600 and 760 up to 128 GB in your pocket

Flash drives of Transcend will provide large volumes of highly portable storage

Flash drives are so common in our lives that we hardly know how many or where we have left. Lots of them are given away daily in many situations, and it seems to have lost some value. But its potential is still huge for the versatility, compatibility with almost any computer and are a safe way to transport files. The main problem today is that those files are getting bigger, and most USB flash drives still have a capacity of 4 or 8 GB, even less. To get an idea, a movie in HD can be larger than 4 GB...