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solid-state disk

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iMac buyers can now opt for a solid-state drive

For some extra money, consumers can swap out a conventional disk drive for some fast flash storage.

By May 2, 2013

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Windows 8 to mainstream solid-state drives, says analyst

Cheaper flash and Windows 8 means more SSDs this year, says an IHS iSuppli analyst.

By January 23, 2013

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Intel 60GB solid-state drive sinks to $89

Chip giant announces its most competitively priced consumer SSD to date.

By April 16, 2012

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Storage talk: Understanding your solid-state drive

CNET editor Dong Ngo explains how SSDs work and some ways to get the longest life span out of them.

By June 17, 2011

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Solve slow bootups after upgrading to solid-state drive

When upgrading from a spinning hard disk to a solid-state disk in your Mac, you may experience slower startup times than expected.

By April 7, 2011

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New Intel solid-state drive hits 600GB

Chip giant is now offering a massive 600GB solid-state drive. That's just about as big as these ultra-fast storage devices get these days. As always, the extra speed comes at a price.

By March 28, 2011

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Micron's new solid-state drive: 256GB for $425

Four new solid-state drives from Micron debut this week, one 256GB model will come down to $425--a competitive price for the speedy flash chip-based storage drives.

By January 4, 2011

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Crave giveaway: Intel 80GB solid-state drive

For this week's giveaway, we're giving away a high-performance 80GB solid-state drive from Intel that works in notebook or desktop computers.

By December 24, 2010

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Samsung to ship fast 512GB solid-state drive

Samsung is set to ship a 512GB solid-state drive with speed-boosting "toggle-mode DDR" technology.

By June 17, 2010

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Controllers become the focal point for solid-state disk

As the use of flash memory for solid-state disk progresses, vendors who make SSD controllers are also worth watching. Fusion-io is one who just announced a major advance.

By July 15, 2009