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Angelbird SSD2go

SSD2go review: Speedy portable solid-state drive available in an array of colors

Angelbird's SSD2go is a fast performer and you can customize the case colors to match your personality.

OCZ's Vertex 450 SSD delivers solid top-tier performance

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While not as fast as the company's top-of-the-line Vector, the affordable Vertex 450 comes close, and is certainly fast enough for the average user.

Review: The Seagate 600 SSD is a great consumer-oriented first effort

Seagate's makes a solid entry into the consumer SSD fray.

The Best Encrypted Flash Drives

Secure flash drives are convenient and more reliable than ever, but their performance doesn't keep up with the times. Still, they'll keep your data safely in your pocket.

CMS Products CE-Secure Vault FIPS Review: High Protection, Good Performance

The CE-Secure Vault FIPS offers hardware encryption, FIPS 140-2 Level 2 certification, manageability, and reasonable performance.

Kanguru Defender 2000 Review: A Managed, Secure Flash Drive

AES 256-bit hardware encryption, manageability, antimalware software, and a nice tactile experience highlight the Defender 2000.

Imation Defender F200 Biometric Flash Drive Review: Secure but Slow

Slick biometric finger swiping and FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certification make this flash drive especially secure.

Apricorn Aegis Secure Key Review: Nifty Integrated Keypad Safeguards Your Data

This slender keypad drive is secure and can be used handily with any operating system or device, but performance is subpar.

Kingston DataTraveler 4000 Managed Review: A Fast, Affordable Secure Flash Drive

With its managed software, this is one of the more affordable FIPS 140-2 certified secure flash drives on the market.

Evolution of the Solid-State Drive

From early versions that cost thousands of dollars for 256KB to the capacious, fast drives that power MacBook Airs, SSDs have been on a meteoric rise.

Which Specs Deserve Your Respect?

When it comes to buying a new computer, printer, camera, HDTV, phone, tablet, or storage drive, there are some specs you can safely neglect. Here are the features to ignore, pay attention to in some contexts and actively seek out.

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Lexar Echo MX: Easy USB System Backup

Back up your system with this pricey, but capacious USB flash drive.

Gadgets in Disguise for Your Desk

A little camouflage can make ordinary things a lot more intriguing. We found eight interesting and useful gadgets that are not exactly what they appear to be.

8 Miniature Flash Drives

These tiny storage wonders pack in the gigabytes while you're on the go.

Store Your Stuff on a Stormtrooper

The Force is strong with these Star Wars flash drives.