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Storage

Transcend Outs 512GB SSD320 SSD

by Isaiah on April 17, 2014

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Transcend has just added a new storage capacity to its SSD320 SSD line-up by launching the 512GB model. Just like the 64GB, 128GB and 256GB models, the 512GB model is also equipped with MLC NAND Flash memory chips, a SATA 6.0 Gbps interface, a SandForce SF-2281 controller, a built-in ECC function, TRIM support and capable of delivering read and write speeds of up to 560MB/s and 530MB/s, respectively. The 512GB SSD320 will begin shipping from mid-April for 34,800 Yen (about $341). [Transcend]

Kanguru FlashBlu30 USB 3.0 Flash Drives

by Isaiah on April 15, 2014

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Here we have a new line of USB 3.0 flash drives from Kanguru, the FlashBlu30. Coming in capacities ranging from 8GB to 64GB, these high-speed flash drives feature a durable, brushed aluminum housing, a USB 3.0 connection interface and a convenient Physical Write Protect Switch on the side to prevent overwriting files, and can deliver read and write speeds of up to 145MB/s and 45MB/s, respectively. Prices unannounced yet. [Product Page]

Transcend JetFlash 750 USB 3.0 Flash Drives

by Isaiah on April 10, 2014

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Transcend will start shipping their newest line of USB 3.0 flash drives in Japan, the JetFlash 750. Coming in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB capacities, these high-speed flash drives are equipped with MLC NAND Flash memory chips, a USB 3.0 connection interface and capable of delivering read and write speeds of up to 130MB/s and 30MB/s, respectively. Backed by a lifetime warranty, the JetFlash 750 will become available from mid-April for around $19 (16GB), $31 (32GB) and $68 (64GB), respectively. [Transcend]

Transcend-Outs-32GB-600x-(Ultimate)-microSDHC-Class-10-UHS-I-Memory-Card

Transcend has just added a new storage capacity ’32GB’ to its 600x (Ultimate) microSDHC Class 10 UHS-I memory card line-up. Codenamed TS32GUSDHC10U1, this tiny card comes with Class 10 UHS-I speed specification and promises to deliver read and write speeds of up to 90MB/s and 60MB/s, respectively. The TS32GUSDHC10U1 will begin shipping from mid-April for 6,980 Yen (about $67). [Transcend]

ADATA Premier Pro SP920 SSDs

by Isaiah on April 3, 2014

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Coming in 128GB, 256GB, 512GB and 1TB capacities, the Premier Pro SP920 is ADATA’s latest line of SSDs for the mass market. These 2.5-inch SSDs are packed with Synchronous MLC NAND Flash memory chips, a SATA 6.0 Gbps interface, a Marvell 88SS9189 controller, a MTBF of 1.2 million hours and promise to deliver read/write speeds of up to 560/500 MB/s. Unfortunately, there’s no word on pricing yet. [ADATA]

Buffalo-HD-LLU3-USB-3.0-External-Hard-Drive

Here comes a new line of USB 3.0 external hard drives from Buffalo, the HD-LLU3. Available in 1TB, 2TB, 3TB and 4TB sizes (black & white color options), these fanless hard drives feature a USB 3.0 connection interface, TV recording support, ‘Easy Lock’ function (to lock the data automatically when you disconnect it from the computer) and come with a TurboPC EX2 Plus software to increase up to 20% of data storage capacity. The HD-LLU3 will start shipping from late April for around $130 (1TB), $160 (2TB), $202 (3TB) and $277 (4TB), respectively. [Buffalo]

SanDisk CloudSpeed Extreme Enterprise SSDs

by Isaiah on April 1, 2014

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SanDisk hits back with a new line of enterprise SSDs, the CloudSpeed Extreme. Coming in 100GB, 200GB, 400GB and 800GB capacities, these high performance 2.5-inch SSDs are packed with 19nm MLC NAND Flash memory chips, a SATA 6.0 Gbps interface, a MTBF of 2.5 million hours and can deliver read and write speeds of up to 450MB/s and 400MB/s, respectively. Prices unannounced yet. [Product Page]

Western-Digital-My-Passport-Pro

Western Digital has begun shipping their newest line of Thunderbolt-powered portable hard drives, the My Passport Pro. Coming in 2TB and 4TB sizes, these high-speed hard drives feature a sleek aluminum enclosure, a Thunderbolt connector, RAID (0,1) support and consist of two 2.5-inch hard drives. The 2TB and 4TB models retail for $299.99 and $429.99, respectively. [Western Digital]

Apacer AH174 OTG Football Mobile Flash Drives

by Isaiah on March 28, 2014

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Apacer has recently released a new line of OTG football mobile flash drives, the AH174. Aimed at football fans, these eye-catching flash drives (8GB, 16GB & 32GB capacities) come with a micro-USB Type-B connection interface and a silver-colored metal bead chain for attaching it to a cell phone, key chain/holder or a carry bag. Prices unannounced yet. [Apacer]

Plextor M6M mSATA SSDs

by Isaiah on March 27, 2014

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Plextor has launched a new line of mSATA SSDs, the M6M. Available in 64GB, 128GB, 256GB and 512GB sizes, these ultra-compact SSDs come with a SATA 6.0 Gbps interface, a Marvell 88SS9188 controller, a MTBF of 1.5 million hours, TRIM support and can deliver read/write speeds of up to 520/160 Mb/s (64GB), 520/340 MB/s (128GB) and 520/440 MB/s (256GB & 512GB), respectively. Prices unannounced yet. [Product Page]