Earlier this week, a representative from Samsung spent a day answering questions from the Tom's Hardware community. In the pages that follow, we aggregate the discussion on next-gen technology, hard drives,...
Android 4.3 introduces fstrim which will help the eMMC controller take out the piled up trash.
Microsoft hasn't offered any information on what the new name might be.
When you look at it from the side, Seagate's Laptop Ultrathin HDD is almost easy to miss. Measuring just 5 mm tall, it’s one of the thinnest hard drives in existence. We got our hands on the 500 GB model to...
Sony and Panasonic want a 300 GB optical disc by 2015.
HGST's Travelstar 7K1000 is the first 1000 GB notebook drive we've tested with a 7200 RPM spindle speed. Is this hard disk a performance crown winner? We run our standard suite of benchmarks on it and compare...
Ask Samsung anything you've ever wondered about its storage and memory products.
Last week, Samsung unveiled a successor to its wildly popular 840 at the company's Global SSD Summit in Seoul, South Korea. Stacked with a series of new features and 19 nm, three-bit-per-cell NAND, we benchmark...
SanDisk has introduced two devices for storing and sharing content on the go without the need for USB cables.
All the storage you need for £7 a month.
These SD cards are compliant with UHS-II.
Google wants to encrypt your files stored on Google Drive.
After Microsoft defended itself against last week's NSA allegations, the company has joined an alliance to address President Obama personally.
Samsung has a hot new SSD in its stable.
USB 3.0 is less expensive, and caters to more peripherals, says Acer.
The Highpoint RocketU 1144C features four dedicated 5 Gb/s controllers, a PCI-E 2.0 x4 host interface and support for UAS.
NSA documents show that Microsoft is working closely with the security agency.
A minor hardware upgrade can have a major impact. Adding RAM to your PC may help cut back on writes to your SSD, potentially increasing its lifespan. In fact, our benchmarks reveal up to a 63% reduction with 16...
SanDisk has launched three new microSD cards with read speeds up to 80 MB/s.
First, Seagate renamed its Barracuda hard drive family to Desktop HDD.15. Then, it introduced the first model in the new line-up—the Desktop HDD.15 ST4000DM000. Does Seagate's first massive 4 TB desktop disk...
The first commercially available NGFF SSD has been spotted inside a Lenovo laptop.
The HighPoint Rocket EJ340 is advertised as ideal for applications that demand cost-effective, high-capacity 6 Gb/s storage configurations.
SanDisk's Ultra Plus replaces the company's older SATA 3Gb/s SandForce-based Ultra with something a bit more modern, and with a budget-oriented price tag. We test all three capacities to see if the entry-level...
This USB drive is compatible with devices featuring Android 4.1 "Jelly Bean" and higher, and support for the USB OTG standard.
Western Digital has offered to acquire sTec Inc. for around $340 million USD.