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PROMOTION: Interview - Joshua Carr, Channel Account Manager for Intel ANZ

PROMOTION: Interview - Joshua Carr, Channel Account Manager for Intel ANZ

UPGRADE AUSTRALIA: We spoke to Joshau about SSD tech today, and heading into tomorrow.
By Staff Writers Mar 11 2016, 10:55AM
System Builder: Bring an old PC up to speed

System Builder: Bring an old PC up to speed

Darien Graham-Smith explains how to upgrade outdated hardware and give your ageing PC a new lease of life.
By Darien Graham-Smith Dec 6 2013, 10:56AM
Intel announces 520-series SSD range

Intel announces 520-series SSD range

Updated: Sata 3.0 storage devices are maturing, so Intel's throwing their hat into the ring with the launch of the 520-series SSDs.
By Justin Robinson Feb 7 2012, 3:08PM
First Look: OCZ's next generation Vertex 3 Pro SSD

First Look: OCZ's next generation Vertex 3 Pro SSD

OCZ's Sandforce 2582 based SATA 6Gbps enterprise SSD hits the Atomic labs and we get a sneak peak at what the next generation of SSDs has in store.
By John Gillooly Feb 28 2011, 1:52PM
MSI (not actually) first to market with new Sandy Bridge boards

MSI (not actually) first to market with new Sandy Bridge boards

Plus, Intel expands its loss estimates for the Sandy Bridge recall, and new chips roll out to all motherboard manufacturers. UPDATED.
By David Hollingworth Feb 16 2011, 10:35AM
The Sandy Bridge recall - reactions and updates

The Sandy Bridge recall - reactions and updates

We've been chatting to vendors, retailers and discovering just what it is that's broken in Intel's Sandy Bridge chipset. Essential reading follows...
By David Hollingworth Feb 2 2011, 10:29AM
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 1.5TB

Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 1.5TB

A bog-standard drive, but it’s best value in this capacity
By Staff Writers Dec 6 2010, 5:12PM
Sandforce SSD controllers hit SATA 3.0 speeds

Sandforce SSD controllers hit SATA 3.0 speeds

Solid state storage has somewhat stagnated as controllers bumped against SATA 2 speeds; but an update to SATA 3 is promising a change.
By Justin Robinson Oct 13 2010, 2:34PM
Product brief: Highpoint Rocket 620

Product brief: Highpoint Rocket 620

Upgrade your PC to support SATA 6Gbps hard drives
By John Gillooly Sep 21 2010, 2:56PM
Build your own PC: Part 2, future proofing

Build your own PC: Part 2, future proofing

More absolutely essential things to think about when building your next system, including warranties, USB 3 and SATA 6GB/sec
By Zara Baxter Jun 28 2010, 12:48PM
Build your own PC: Part 1, budgeting

Build your own PC: Part 1, budgeting

Here they are - the absolutely essential things to think about when building your next system.
By Zara Baxter Jun 18 2010, 12:57PM
Western Digital unveils the next generation of Velociraptor hard drives

Western Digital unveils the next generation of Velociraptor hard drives

While SSD is gaining popularity among PC builders, don't write-off the hard drive. New 10,00rpm drives feature higher capacities, larger cache and support for the new SATA 6GB/s standard
By John Gillooly Apr 7 2010, 2:50PM
USB 3: The future arrives

USB 3: The future arrives

It’s always the same: you wait ages for a bus, then two come along at once. This month, both USB 3 and SATA/600 arrived in the form of the Asus U3S6 PCI Express x4 combined controller card.
By Darien Graham-Smith Feb 9 2010, 5:59PM
Seagate releases consumer SSD

Seagate releases consumer SSD

Storage maker Seagate has released its first solid-state disk (SSD) for the general consumer market and hopefully prices will relect this interesting move.
By Nick Farrell , Staff Writers Dec 9 2009, 10:34AM
First SATA 3 performance impression; not much has changed yet

First SATA 3 performance impression; not much has changed yet

SATA-III moves at an unchanged pace.
By Justin Robinson Oct 27 2009, 3:51PM
First Look: Backup your data with the Thecus N5500 - a good, reliable 5-bay NAS option

First Look: Backup your data with the Thecus N5500 - a good, reliable 5-bay NAS option

If backing up data is your thing, then it's worth considering the Thecus N5500 for your networking needs. The sturdy 5-bay NAS incorporates dual DOM support and easy-to-use data software.
By Daniel Long Sep 25 2009, 3:21PM
Seagate touts world's fastest desktop HDD

Seagate touts world's fastest desktop HDD

Storage firm Seagate has unveiled what it claims is the fastest desktop hard disk drive.
Sep 22 2009, 10:08AM
Marvell SATA 3 chips stripped from P55, X58 motherboards

Marvell SATA 3 chips stripped from P55, X58 motherboards

There's a problem with Marvell's new chips.
By Justin Robinson Jul 16 2009, 11:16AM
New SATA spec offers faster data and slimmer laptops

New SATA spec offers faster data and slimmer laptops

The Serial ATA (SATA) Revision 3.0 specification has been released by the Serial ATA International Organization (Sata-IO) and promises double the data speed across the board to 6Gbps.
By Iain Thomson May 29 2009, 9:45AM
 Supersonic SATA on the horizon

Supersonic SATA on the horizon

The next generation of SATA will double the transfer speed of storage from three to six Gbit per second.
By Stewart Meagher Mar 3 2009, 8:07AM