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Your Top Picks: Tom's Hardware Forums' Q4 2013 BestConfigs
Dec 1, 2013 - in Reviews
Have you ever come up with your own idea for a killer rig? Don't forget to tell us about it on the Tom's Hardware forums. The following ten setups were configured by forum members and chosen as winners in the Q4 2013 BestConfigs Poll.
Haswell And Richland Memory Scaling: Picking A 16 GB DDR3 Kit
Sep 15, 2013 - in Reviews
Graphics workloads love fast memory. But how much difference can a desktop-oriented kit have on gaming performance with Intel's HD Graphics 4600 or AMD's Radeon HD 8670D? We test six 16 GB kits, two all the way up to DDR3-2400 to find out.
Patriot Updates Wireless Mobile HDD Line with Aero Model
Mar 5, 2013 - in News
Patriot has introduced its next-generation wireless mobile hard drive for sharing files on-the-go.
Tom's Hardware's 2012 Gift Guide, Part 1: For System Builders
Nov 20, 2012 - in Picture Story
Welcome to our most-anticipated event of the year, the 2012 Holiday Gift Guide! Today, in Part 1, we have three of our most stunning models ever displaying an arousing array of components for your system config consideration. Deep breath...and enjoy.
Patriot Memory Intros Gauntlet 320 Portable Wireless HDD
Oct 18, 2012 - in News
This wireless external drive supports up to five simultaneous connections while also providing an Internet connection to eight devices.
Patriot Memory Bringing Out Ultrabook Memory
Oct 17, 2012 - in News
Patriot Memory is shipping Ultrabook memory modules later this month.
Deals July 25: 32GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive $17.99 FS
Jul 25, 2012 - in News
Here's a special Hump Day treat for you, courtesy of our friends at LogicBuy.
Gauntlet Node Turns 2.5-inch HDD/SSD into Wireless Storage
Jul 17, 2012 - in News
This enclosure turns any 2.5-inch HDD or SDD into wireless storage for desktops, laptops, tablets and smartphones.
Patriot Intros Intel Extreme Masters LE Memory
Jul 13, 2012 - in News
Patriot Memory has introduced a limited edition line of DDR3 modules that are the official memory sticks of the Intel Extreme Masters tournaments.
Deals July 10: 64GB USB Flash Drive for $29.99 FS
Jul 10, 2012 - in News
Check out our daily deals for the best Logic Buy has to offer.
System Builder Marathon, June 2012: System Value Compared
Jun 7, 2012 - in Reviews
Frugality returned in this quarter's System Builder Marathon, tipping the balance towards less-elaborate gaming rigs. Does cutting deep into the budgets end up hurting our lower-cost build too much for it to compete, or is its value enhanced instead?
Patriot Memory Intros Wildfire Pro, SE SSDs
Mar 5, 2012 - in News
Patriot Memeory has revealed two new SSDs for the professional and high-end enthusiast markets.
Ten 60 GB SandForce-Based Boot Drives, Rounded-Up
Feb 29, 2012 - in Reviews
What makes one SandForce-based SSD different from the others that appear to be just like it? We round up 10 models with 60 GB of capacity to explore the effects of NAND interfaces. We also stumble across some interesting data related to full drives.
Best SSDs For The Money: February 2012
Feb 27, 2012 - in Reviews
After Valentine's Day, SSDs prices fell once again, and we updated our list to reflect those changes. This month, the best deals are found in the $200-300 range, and there's one bargain in our list for a 240 GB SSD that you simply will not want to miss.
AMD Intros Branded Desktop Memory Modules
Nov 28, 2011 - in News
Patriot and Visiontek have begun producing AMD-branded desktop memory modules.
Round-Up: 15 microSDHC Cards, Benchmarked And Reviewed
Nov 9, 2011 - in Reviews
With rated write performance as high as 10 MB/s and capacities as high as 32 GB, there's plenty of choice in the microSDHC marketplace. Do the contenders actually hit their performance targets? Interestingly, some of them are actually quite a bit better!
Best SSDs For The Money: October 2011
Oct 13, 2011 - in Reviews
Welcome to the fifth iteration of our highest-ranked SSDs for any given budget. We updated our recommendations to reflect the recent price drops on second-gen SandForce hardware. There are several good deals to be found for right about $200 bucks.
Patriot Memory Updates SSD Line With Pyro SE Series
Oct 12, 2011 - in News
Patriot Memory updates its SSD lineup with the release of the Pyro SE SSD series, which utilizes synchronous MLC (multi-level cell) NAND Flash memory versus asynchronous MLC (multi-level cell) NAND Flash memory.
Best SSDs For The Money: August 2011
Aug 25, 2011 - in Reviews
We've added more SSDs to our database and observed a number of significant price changes in the past month. As a result, this months recommendations undergo a notable revamp. And to those of you waiting for a hierarchy table at the end, it's here!
Patriot Memory Launches SATA 3-Charged Pyro SSDs
Aug 3, 2011 - in News
Patriot Memory has launched another line of SSDs using the SandForce SF-2200 series controller and a SATA 3 6 Gb/s interface.
Second-Gen SandForce: Seven 120 GB SSDs Rounded Up
Jul 24, 2011 - in Reviews
The popularity of SandForce's first-gen controller is translating to a lot of traction with its 6 Gb/s offering. Five SSD vendors sent us seven 120 GB models based on the second-gen logic. What makes them different? An extensive benchmark suite tells all.
Patriot, Super Talent Launch SSDs with SF-2200
Jun 28, 2011 - in News
Both Patriot Memory and Super Talent have launched new SSDs using SandForce's SF-2200 controller.
Nine USB 3.0 Flash Drives For Road Warriors
Apr 25, 2011 - in Reviews
The best ultra-portable USB 3.0 storage products from 16 to 128 GB square off in a grand comparison. We found wildly disparate transfer rates ranging from 200 MB/s down to a snail’s pace. At the end, though, two products rose to the top of our list.
Eight 8 GB (2 x 4 GB) Memory Kits For P67 Express, Rounded Up
Apr 17, 2011 - in Reviews
Intel’s newest platform lineup has the same memory requirements as P55 Express, yet some of the modules available for it are rated differently. We discuss those differences on our quest to find the best performance/price in an 8 GB dual-channel kit.
SandForce Announces 2nd Gen SSD Processors
Feb 25, 2011 - in News
SandForce has officially announced the SF-2200 and SF-2100 SSD processors.
Patriot Wildfire SSD Does 500 MB/s Read/Write
Feb 24, 2011 - in News
Patriot's new line of SSDs use the SandForce SF-2200 Client SSD processor.
CES 2011 Wrap-Up: Stuff We Almost Missed
Jan 23, 2011 - in Picture Story
While our news team set off to cover big events, our editorial team covered closed-door meetings. We did get a bit of time to walk the show's floor, however, in search of updates from some of your favorite brands, including notebooks, PSUs, and storage.
Gigabyte, Patriot, Zalman, Holiday Contests!
Dec 31, 2010 - in News
Happy holidays from Zalman, Gigabyte and Patriot!
Tom's Hardware's 2010 Gift Guide: Part 1, For System Builders
Dec 7, 2010 - in Reviews
Welcome to Part 1 of Tom's Hardware's 2010 Holiday Gift Guide. This first installment is geared toward system builders planning to pool some Christmas cash to build a new performance- or value-oriented system. We have something for everyone this year.
Roundup: The Best SSDs For Enthusiasts
Nov 10, 2010 - in Reviews
The SSD market continues evolving. We got our hands on six drives we hadn't yet tested, including Samsung’s 470-series, and ran them through our benchmark suite. All told, this roundup includes a total of 24 SSDs to compare. Which drive is right for you?