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sata-ii

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Unexpectedly low Disk Activity in Activity Monitor

Some people have wondered why Disk Utility shows a 25-35MB/sec transfer rate when the hard drive installed on the system is a SATA II device that has a theoretical maximum transfer rate of 300MB/sec.

By February 18, 2011

Editors' Take

SanDisk Ultra II solid-state drive

Solid-state drives hit a new low in pricing with the introduction of the SanDisk Ultra II, which is available in 120GB, 240GB, 480GB, and 960GB capacities that cost $80, $115, $220 and $430, respectively.

August 19, 2014

MSRP: $79.99

Review

OCZ ARC 100 series solid-state drive

All things considered, the OCZ ARC 100 series is an excellent upgrade to a sluggish computer, thanks to good performance and affordable pricing.

August 13, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 13, 2014

Pricing not available

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SanDisk Extreme Pro SSD

Power users and gamers should look no further than the SanDisk Extreme Pro to get the best performance out of their home computer.

July 2, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating July 2, 2014

MSRP: $189.00

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Samsung SSD 850 Pro

The hefty pricing aside, the Samsung SSD 850 Pro is one of the best, if not the best, standard consumer-grade solid-state drives on the market.

July 8, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating July 8, 2014
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iFixit teardown reveals easy repairs for Xbox One

The Xbox One may be comparatively large and subjectively ugly, but at least it's easy to repair. iFixit has torn apart the new console, and like the PlayStation 4, it scores marks for its modular design.

By November 21, 2013

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Crave giveaway: 240GB SanDisk Extreme II SSD

Want your computer to move faster? Try this speedy (and oh-so-free) solid-state drive from SanDisk.

By November 8, 2013

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Sony gives the ultimate PS4 lowdown with 160-question FAQ

Sony has posted a massive FAQ on its US blog to answer the most pressing questions fans have about the upcoming PlayStation 4 console.

By October 31, 2013

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Get a 480GB internal SSD for $299.99, shipped

That's nearly half a terabyte of storage from a drive that includes a three-year warranty.

By May 22, 2013

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Intel ships Sandy Bridge chipsets again, but should you buy one?

Intel ships flawed Sandy Bridge chipsets, promises to work with vendors to make sure consumers aren't exposed to the flaw.

By February 7, 2011