• Storage

Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015

Prepare for USB Type-C with SanDisk's new Dual USB Type-C flash drive

Prepare for USB Type-C with SanDisk's new Dual USB Type-C flash drive

The new SanDisk Dual USB Type-C flash drive is a nifty USB flash drive that features dual connectors for standard USB 3.0 and USB Type-C.

Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015

QNAP turns NAS devices into rich entertainment centers with Kodi

QNAP turns NAS devices into rich entertainment centers with Kodi

QNAP has announced that its NAS devices will officially support Kodi Entertainment Center (formerly known as XMBC). Users can now enjoy an improved entertainment experience and more powerful options for accessing video, music and photo collections stored on their QNAP NAS.

Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015

Seagate launches data recovery service in Singapore

Seagate launches data recovery service in Singapore

Seagate has just announced the launch of their Seagate Rescue data recovery service in Singapore for the Seagate surveillance family of drives, which will allow surveillance solutions customers a cheaper way to maintain their data integrity.

Tuesday, 7 Apr 2015

Gigabyte X99, Z97 and H97 motherboards to support new Intel 750 Series PCIe NVMe SSDs

Gigabyte X99, Z97 and H97 motherboards to support new Intel 750 Series PCIe NVMe SSDs

Gigabyte has announced that its X99, Z97 and H97 motherboard line-ups will now feature support for the NVMe storage protocol and Intel's recently-announced 750 Series PCIe SSDs. NVMe offers improved performance and lower latencies over the older AHCI protocol, and will allow consumers to take advantage of the full potential of PCIe SSDs.

Friday, 3 Apr 2015

Intel announces PCIe-based SSD 750 series for PC/workstations and is 4x times faster than SATA SSDs

Intel announces PCIe-based SSD 750 series for PC/workstations and is 4x times faster than SATA SSDs

Intel’s new SSD 750 series is designed for very high throughput performance and low latency thanks to a third generation Intel controller, optimized for the NVMe protocol to take advantage of the ultra fast PCI Express interface. Trust us, you'll want one in your system.

Thursday, 2 Apr 2015

Samsung releases M.2 and mSATA versions of 850 EVO SSDs

Samsung releases M.2 and mSATA versions of 850 EVO SSDs

Samsung has expanded its SSD line-up with the 850 EVO M.2 and 850 EVO mSATA SSDs. The new drives are targeted at ultra-slim laptops and PCs and will feature the same 32-layer 3D TLC V-NAND as the original 2.5-inch 850 EVO SSDs. Despite the new interfaces, they are still SATA-based drives and will deliver similar performance to the Samsung 850 EVO.

Monday, 30 Mar 2015

Intel and Micron 3D NAND to enable up to 10TB 2.5-inch SSDs

Intel and Micron 3D NAND to enable up to 10TB 2.5-inch SSDs

Intel and Micron have announced a new 3D NAND technology that will enable higher capacity drives in smaller form factors, lower costs and power consumption, and improved performance. Drives based on the new technology will be suited to both mobile consumer devices and demanding enterprise applications.

Friday, 27 Mar 2015

Amazon now offers unlimited cloud storage for just US$59.99 per year

Amazon now offers unlimited cloud storage for just US$59.99 per year

Amazon has just announced that it will offer a new "Unlimited Everything" cloud storage plan that will offer unlimited cloud storage for just US$59.99 a year.

Thursday, 26 Mar 2015

Toshiba and SanDisk announce second-generation 3D NAND architecture

Toshiba and SanDisk announce second-generation 3D NAND architecture

Toshiba and SanDisk have announced the successful joint development of a new 48-layer 3D NAND that is being called BiCS, short for Bit Cost Scaling. It is a MLC flash chip based on a 2-bit-per-cell, 128Gb design. The new design represents yet another advancement in the 3D NAND space and will deliver enhanced reliability and write speeds.

Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015

OCZ releases Vector 180 flagship SSD and SSD Guru Management Tool

OCZ releases Vector 180 flagship SSD and SSD Guru Management Tool

OCZ has released the Vector 180 SSD based on the SATA 6Gbps interface. The new drive will offer a brand new 960GB capacity and come with new advanced reliability features such as PFM+. The Vertex 180 is also being released with OCZ's SSD Guru Management Tool, aimed at giving users the ability to fine tune their drive's performance. More details inside!

HWZ Presents
The new LG G Flex2 will send you into overdrive with its refined design and improved ‘self-healing’ abilities. Read more on HWZ Presents!

All News Categories

News for Past 12 Months

Subscribe to HWZ Here!

Subscribe now to receive latest tech news, articles and promotions straight to your inbox!
 
 
By signing up, you indicate that you have read and agreed to the and .