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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
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Micron's 256GB solid-state drive debuts at $110

Solid-state drive storage on the cheap. Micron's new SSD makes 256GB downright affordable.

By June 2, 2014

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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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Intel Solid-State Drive 520

If priced a little lower, the Intel 520 Series SSD would be an ideal investment for those who want to greatly improve their computer's overall performance. For now, it's still an excellent drive.

February 17, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating February 17, 2012
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Patriot Memory Pyro solid-state drive

The Patriot Memory Pyro is a decent SSD among its peers and will improve your computer's performance significantly when used as a replacement hard drive.

October 9, 2011

3 stars Editors' rating October 9, 2011
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OWC Mercury Extreme Pro 6G - solid-state drive -

Offering fast SATA 3 performance and compatibility, the Mercury Extreme Pro 6G SSD makes a very good replacement hard drive for any computer, especially one that has built-in support for SATA 6Gbps.

June 13, 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating June 13, 2011
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Samsung unveils 1TB 840 Evo solid-state drive

Samsung announces its latest entry-level solid-state drive, the Samsung SSD 840 Evo, which offers up to 1TB of storage space.

By July 17, 2013

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OCZ Vertex 3 SATA-600 solid-state drive

With excellent performance, the OCZ Vertex 3 SSD makes an ideal internal storage drive for laptops and desktop computers, especially those that support the 6Gbps SATA standard. Its hefty price tag will make most consumers think twice, however.

April 11, 2011

4 stars Editors' rating April 11, 2011
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Samsung mass-producing speedier solid-state drives

The new solid-state drives use PCI-Express (PCIe) connections to deliver speeds more than 2.5 times faster than those of SATA-based SSDs.

By June 17, 2013

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Correction: iMac buyers can opt for solid-state drive

An earlier version of this story had the incorrect price for the 1TB Fusion drive. It costs an extra $250. Also, it misstated the size of the regular serial ATA hard drive on the iMacs. The hard drive is 1TB.

By May 2, 2013