Samsung's 850 Evo shares many of the same technologies found in the 850 Pro, which is the fastest 2.5" SSD money can buy today. However, by using TLC V-NAND the 850 Evo is much more cost effective.
A week of Windows 10, holograms and Exploding Kittens on Mars
Office 2016 launching this year, touch apps coming soon
Microsoft reveals the next version of Windows 10
Introducing Windows 10 for phones
Hands on with HoloLens
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Apple's legal team enters the new year full of joy as they face a class action lawsuit with accusations of engaging in unfair, deceptive, and fraudulent business and advertising.
Microsoft has said that users can continue to download, view and share the files they stored on OneDrive if their storage subscription expires, with the files remaining available online indefinitely.
'Tis the season for giving, and here at Neowin, we want to share the Holiday cheer with all of our readers, so will be doing giveaways for the rest of the year. First up: The Thecus N5550 NAS!
Thinking of buying a Chromebook during this holiday season? Google is offering an amazing promotion through which you'll be able to save almost $240 by getting 1TB of Google Drive storage free.
Microsoft has announced today that if you subscribe to Office 365, you will now get unlimited storage with OneDrive - a considerable increase from the 1TB limit previously in place.
The SanDisk Extreme PRO SDXC UHS-I memory card is revealed and can support both 1080p and 4K video capturing and store up to 512GB of data.
Should we be trusting our data to the nameless, faceless cloud and if so, can we protect ourselves at all? If not, why do so many people trust their data to companies they know nothing about?
HTC previously offered 50GB of free storage on Google Drive for anyone with an HTC smartphone, but now they're doubling the storage to 100GB -- and better yet, it's free to all HTC users, old and new.
Dropbox Pro now offers just a single $9.99 a month tier, including a terabyte of storage - but for $6.99 a month, you can get a Microsoft Office 365 subscription which includes 1TB on OneDrive.
The leaks surrounding the iPhone 6 just keep on coming! This time around we can possibly expect a 128GB version of the upcoming device, and helpfully, also a parked car locator!
QNAP is upping the ante in the storage war by promising not only performance and applications, but also virtualization on their NAS device. Run Windows or Linux on your NAS? We find out how it works.
SanDisk's Extreme Pro is the successor to the venerable Extreme II, which was among the best SSDs of its generation in terms of performance and reliability.
With Crucial's MX100 series recently arriving for as low as $0.42 per gigabyte the competition has been forced to respond. The OCZ Arc 100 SSD goes for the value sweet spot, but does it succeed?
Toshiba has unveiled a new hard drive meant for "surveillance." It is designed to be used in servers due to it featuring a large amount of storage and RV sensors for use in RAID enclosures.
Some users have expressed concern after noticing that their free storage on Microsoft's OneDrive has dropped from 25GB to just 15GB - but there's nothing to worry about. Let us explain.
Samsung's new 850 Pro SSD is powered by the firm's cutting-edge in-house 32 layer 3D V-NAND technology, which is said to deliver up to twice the density and write speed of traditional 20nm planar NAND
Next in our line of NAS reviews is the Thecus N5550. This five bay NAS also includes features not seen on most devices, including an LCD panel, HDMI output, and audio jacks, but how well does it work?
Microsoft has announced that it is lowering the cost of OneDrive storage options to be more competitive and also increasing the amount of free storage new users will get when they sign up.
Crucial is taking another crack at producing a cost effective SSD, this time upgrading its controller to the same Marvell chip used by the high-end M550. The price/performance result is unrivaled.
Silverstone's latest chassis isn't designed for gaming or even workstations. The DS380 is aimed directly at users who are building their own network-attached storage server.
Plextor's new M6 range puts custom firmware, Toshiba NAND flash memory and a Marvell controller in three different packages: a regular 2.5" SATA drive, an mSATA drive and a PCI Express/M.2 drive.
If you're in the market for a new NAS device for your home, check out what we think of Synology's DS414, a four disk NAS that can store all of your data. How does it stack up to the competition?
A Japanese research team studying the NAND chips used in solid state drives has discovered a way to boost the speed of the devices by up to 300% with nothing more than a simple firmware update.
If you were impressed with the features and functionality of the Thecus N2310 and would like to have one of your very own, Neowin has you covered: Enter to have our review unit delivered to your home!
OCZ is replacing its RevoDrive 3 X2 with the RevoDrive 350, touted as being the ultimate storage solution for intensive workstation applications, with x8 PCIe 2.0 support and crazy read/write speeds.
Today I take a look at Thecus' latest NAS device designed for home, the N2310. It's a two-drive NAS and has a low price point. Did they cut corners to get the low price or is it a good buy?
The typical two-bay NAS tower design has been thrown out in favor of a set-top. Lying flat QNAP offers a unique fanless set-top design as well as a more refined user interface and software setup...
When solid state drives first started replacing HDDs, they had to fit into computer chassis or laptop drive bays built for HDDs, however that's not a requirement and that's becoming more evident today
The Lumia 1520 is a heavy-duty smartphone but the its 16GB of internal storage is too little for some folks. Luckily for them a 32GB variant is now available on AT&T in the US.
Asrock's new Z87 Extreme11/ac may very well be the most extreme motherboard we've handled: 4-way GPU support, over 20(!) SATA ports, premium onboard audio, dual gigabit Ethernet, Wi-Fi...
A new report says the 500 GB hard drive in Microsoft Xbox One's 500 console maxes out when 363 GB worth of games and apps are installed, which could mean that many hardcore games will run out of space
Thecus has announced the N2310, a two bay NAS device that uses a meager 5W of power. They claim that the NAS costs only $5.03 a year to run in the U.S., but does it have the performance we need?
The Black2 crams both solid state and disk drive technologies into one drive. Similar to a desktop config, the Black2 makes the flash portion a primary boot drive with the HDD serving as bulk storage.
The Vector 150 is an evolutionary step forward for OCZ's enthusiast series, improving the original Vector's endurance and security. Performance-wise, this isn't a big step forward, however.
Western Digital is launching a new type of hard drive, that's sealed and filled with helium. The new drive will offer more storage for less energy and it might be a great fit in datacenters.
To be clear, the SSD 840 Evo is still aimed at performance buffs, while the older SSD 840 Pro series is largely aimed at enthusiasts willing to pay for the best performance.
Microsoft's Xbox One console likely won't support external storage when it launches in September, though a company spokesman says support will be provided at a later date.
SanDisk is pricing the 240GB Extreme II competitively fetching around $230, right on target with the Vertex 450 and also in the neighborhood of the Samsung 840 Pro, which will remain a secondary...
Known as the Vertex 450, this new SSD uses the ‘Barefoot 3 M10' controller, which features a power-optimized clock generator and runs at a slightly lower clock speed.
After complaints that its 16GB Galaxy S4 offers just 8.82GB of space for users, Samsung has publicly acknowledged the issue, suggesting that more space could be freed up by a future software update.
Google have unified the free storage that they give users for Google Drive, Google+ photos and Gmail into one, allowing everyone 15GB of shared space. Google Apps for enterprise now have 30GB.
The 16GB model of Samsung's Galaxy S4 has 45% of its storage consumed by the OS and pre-installed apps, leaving just 8.82GB of space for users - but remember: other storage options are available.
Apple have revealed conservations you have with voice assistant Siri will be kept for up to two years. The announcement comes just days after questions were raised over users' privacy rights.
The DS2413+ is Synology's newest twelve-bay NAS for small to medium sized businesses who need loads of storage. Along with supporting up to 48TB worth of drives out of the box, the...
After the freshly designed 'Mailbox' app was released on the App Store just under a month ago after much anticipation, file hosting service Dropbox has made the move to acquire the company.
Seagate has announced they have managed to sell a total of two billion hard disk drives. Half of the sales happened in the last four years alone while the first half took almost 29 years.
A new report states that Apple is looking to add a Retina display to their MacBook Air line by Q3 2013, but does it make sense?
The Surface Pro and MacBook Air are both very similar systems, including full-blown PC specs and operating systems, so when making a fair free storage space comparison, both are very similar
Recently WD expanded its flagship Black series with a 4TB model, meant to deliver a balance between speed, capacity and price. At $350, a Black 4TB drive is slightly cheaper than a pair of Black 2TB..