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Save money by not buying a larger SSD than you need

By the gigabyte, an SSD is much more expensive than a conventional hard drive. You may be able to save money by buying one with a smaller capacity.

SanDisk Ultra II

SanDisk announces the Ultra II series of SSDs, targets mainstream upgraders

Available in capacities ranging from 120- to 960GB, with the 240GB model selling for $115.

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How to install a new hard drive in your desktop PC

Don't be afraid of cracking open your desktop PC's case. Installing a new 3.5" hard drive is a basic task anyone can accomplish.

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Samsung's figured out how to stuff even more data on its bleeding-edge V-NAND SSDs

The new technology should help to drive down the cost per bit of NAND

The Bright Future of Network Attached Storage

Network Attached Storage is no longer just a utility. NAS devices are rapidly becoming the gateway to the next level of technological development.

13-inch Retina MacBook Pro (Late 2013) ports

SSD prices for hybrids, ultrathin laptops to flatten next year

A shortage may stall SSD prices, but the cost-per-gigabyte will continue to decline

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Western Digital's $299 6TB WD Red is a big hard drive for small(ish) budgets

Western Digital has shipped the 6TB WD Red and WD Green models

Samsung Mobile Media Streaming Device

Samsung Wireless Mobile Media Streaming Device review: Slightly buggy

With 1.5TB of capacity we were pleased with Samsung's Wi-Fi media streamer, until it choked on our high bit-rate MKV Blu-ray rip.

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Samsung reveals supercharged 850 Pro SSDs stuffed with bleeding-edge V-NAND tech

By stacking flash cells on top of each other, Samsung claims the 850 Pro SSD series offers unprecedented levels of speed, durability, and power efficiency.

Manage Your Media More Effectively with NAS

Network attached storage may be your best bet to get those unruly pictures, music files, and videos under control in a flash. Here's your plan of attack.