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PCIe 4X exapnsion card Intel 750 SSD

Intel 750 series SSD review: Storage so fast, only the highest-end PCs can keep up

The future of storage is here: Intel's 750-series SSD features NVMe and over-the-top performance.

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Portable storage for the paranoid: We test two secure USB drives on keypad vs. software security

Encrypted storage on a stick is expensive, so consider security method as well before you buy. We test examples of each approach.

Crucial MX200 SSD

Crucial MX200 Review: A fast SSD at a nice price

Crucial’s older SSDs were only middling performers that deserved to be discounted, but the MX200 can hang with the best around.

Samsung T1 SSD

Samsung T1 External SSD review: Super small, super light, super fast

Samsung’s T1 external USB 3.0 SSD is extremely small and light, promises excellent longevity by virtue of its 3D NAND storage, and even better--is extremely fast.

Samsung 850 EVO

Samsung 850 EVO review: 3D NAND and insane endurance for the masses

Samsung's 850 EVO brings its 3D NAND to consumers in a cheaper package than its Pro series.

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IronKey Workspace W700 FIPS Review: Windows To Go on one tough, secure little key drive

The first remotely manageable, FIPS 140-2 level 3 validated USB stick that can run Windows To Go. Pricey, but nicely done.

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Review: The Drobo Mini is all about ease of use

And if ease of use is what you're looking for, you're golden. But if you need a top-performing RAID enclosure, the Drobo Mini is not the droid you're looking for.

Rapid Review: Drobo Mini makes protected storage a snap

Push in some spare drives like you're popping a SIM card into a phone. This little enclosure does the rest.

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Feed your greed for speed by installing SSDs in RAID 0

An SSD upgrade will boost your PC's performance. Upgrading to two SSDs in RAID 0 will render it mind-bendingly fast.

Aegis Padlock DT

Apricorn Aegis Padlock DT review: Capacious, secure storage for your desktop

If you need FIPS 140-2 certified storage, this USB 3.0 drive delivers.

Portable hard drives

The best portable hard drives: Our top picks are fast, light and spacious

Cloud storage is great, until you don't have Internet access. A portable hard drive lets you access your data anywhere.