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solid-state drives

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OCZ Trion 100 series solid-state drive

For what it costs, the OCZ Trion 100 series solid-state drive and ideal replacement drive for an older computer that still runs on a regular hard drive.

By July 9, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 9, 2015
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Best hard drives and storage devices of 2015

The devices on this page represent the best among their respective categories.

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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.

By 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.

By February 17, 2012

4 stars Editors' rating February 17, 2012
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Crucial m4 - solid state drive -

So far, the Crucial m4 offers the best value among SSDs. Though it's not the fastest, it's by far the most affordable among its peers.

By June 24, 2011

4 stars Editors' rating June 24, 2011
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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.

By August 13, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 13, 2014
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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.

By 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.

By June 13, 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating June 13, 2011
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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.

By April 11, 2011

4 stars Editors' rating April 11, 2011
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Samsung boosts its solid-state drives to 2 terabytes

The 2TB versions of Samsung's SSD 850 Pro and SSD 850 Evo have suggested retail prices of $1,000 and $800, respectively. They are currently the highest-capacity solid-state drives on the market.

By July 6, 2015

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Top 5 solid-state drives: It's upgrade time

CNET editor Dong Ngo picks the best solid-state drives (SSDs) currently on the market.

By June 25, 2015