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Six Battery-Powered Wireless Storage Devices, Reviewed
Apr 24, 2014 - in Reviews
Would you like a device capable of functioning as USB-based storage, a Wi-Fi hotspot, an archive for your media, a streaming server, and a rechargeable battery? The six devices in this round-up are versatile, including a combination of those features.
PQI Announces the Air Bank Portable NAS and Access Point
Mar 17, 2013 - in News
PQI's Air Bank 6W31 is a compact device that combines a portable NAS with a wireless Access Point.
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.
Three More External USB 3.0 Drives Benchmarked
Sep 15, 2010 - in Reviews
Another trio of SuperSpeed USB 3.0 drives landed in our German lab recently. As some of the contenders we've benchmarked underperform compared to our expectations, it’s quite clear that hard drive speed matters again, now that we've moved beyond USB 2.0.
Five USB 3.0 Flash Drives For Your Pocket
Jul 29, 2010 - in Reviews
Do you carry around large amounts of data? Do you need to transfer it between devices in a hurry? We're examining five new USB 3.0-based portable storage solutions that might fit your needs. This time around, the focus is on maximizing portability.
Dual-Channel DDR3: Who Makes The Best 4GB Kit Under $150?
May 25, 2010 - in Reviews
High-end RAM prices have fallen far faster than they have in the mainstream market, enticing mid-budget builders. As 4GB mainstream kits hover around $100, Tom’s Hardware asks the question “How much more can we get for a few dollars more?”
PQI Releases Zippy Fast 2.5 inch USB 3.0 HDD
Apr 5, 2010 - in News
It's the world's first 2.5-inch portable drive using USB 3.0.