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solid-state disks

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SanDisk 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

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SanDisk Extreme solid-state drive

With very good performance and even better pricing, the SanDisk Extreme makes a great replacement drive for a standard laptop or desktop computer.

March 1, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 1, 2012
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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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LaCie Little Big Disk Thunderbolt 2

The LaCie Little Big Disk Thunderbolt 2 is worth every penny of its hefty price tag, but only to those needing a super-fast and compact storage device.

May 27, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating May 27, 2014
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SanDisk Extreme II

The SanDisk Extreme II is a speedy replacement for any hard drive, and it won't dig a big hole in your wallet.

June 3, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating June 3, 2013
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SanDisk Ultra Plus SSD

If you're moving up from a hard drive, the SanDisk Ultra Plus is totally worth its price.

January 28, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating January 28, 2013
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SanDisk ships Extreme solid-state drive

SanDisk announces its latest solid-state drive, the SanDisk Extreme SSD.

By February 14, 2012

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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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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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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