Solid-state drive storage on the cheap. Micron's new SSD makes 256GB downright affordable.
Not everybody needs a ton of storage, so here's your chance to upgrade your laptop on the cheap.
Plextor announces its new M6e solid-state drive that uses the PCI Express interface to offer ultrahigh performance.
At a storage capacity of 1TB, this drive is currently the largest mSATA SSD on the market.
Samsung announces its latest entry-level solid-state drive, the Samsung SSD 840 Evo, which offers up to 1TB of storage space.
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.
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.
For some extra money, consumers can swap out a conventional disk drive for some fast flash storage.
CNET editor Dong Ngo picks the best solid-state drives (SSDs) currently on the market.
Cheaper flash and Windows 8 means more SSDs this year, says an IHS iSuppli analyst.