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Western Digital Ups the Ante with Updated WD 2go

Western Digital Ups the Ante with Updated WD 2go

Western Digital showed off their updated WD 2go personal cloud software as the company merged its previous offerings into this current app package which is now free! We show you how a personal cloud is administered with their WD My Book Live storage products.

Icy Dock MB981U3-1SA Hard Drive Dock - Access Your Spare Hard Drives with Ease

Icy Dock MB981U3-1SA Hard Drive Dock - Access Your Spare Hard Drives with Ease

The USB 3.0-equipped Icy Dock MB981U3-1SA is a docking station designed primarily for your 2.5/3.5-inch SATA hard disk drives or solid-state drives. It will also work for legacy IDE HDDs by way of an adapter. We find out if this screw-less docking station delivers.

Buffalo MiniStation Thunderbolt (500GB) - Dual-Interface Portable HDD

Buffalo MiniStation Thunderbolt (500GB) - Dual-Interface Portable HDD

6.5

The Buffalo MiniStation Thunderbolt has brought a breath of fresh air for portable hard disk drives with its option for USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt interfaces. Read on to find out if Thunderbolt can deliver better than USB 3.0 for a typical HDD based external drive.

Seagate Backup Plus Portable HDD (1TB) - A Social Spin on Portable External HDDs

Seagate Backup Plus Portable HDD (1TB) - A Social Spin on Portable External HDDs

9.0
Winner

Seagate recently introduced their new Backup Plus series of external hard drives, which enables easy backup of your social media content from Facebook and Flickr. We gave it a go to see how it that works in addition to conventional backup usage.

Western Digital VelociRaptor (1TB) - Spin Me Right Round

Western Digital VelociRaptor (1TB) - Spin Me Right Round

8.0

With SSDs getting more affordable these days, is there still a place of traditional mechanical hard drives? We find out with Western Digital's new flagship Velociraptor hard drive.

First Looks: Icy Dock MB971SP-B DuoSwap 2.5/3.5-inch SATA Hot Swap Drive Caddy

First Looks: Icy Dock MB971SP-B DuoSwap 2.5/3.5-inch SATA Hot Swap Drive Caddy

The Icy Dock MB971SP-B DuoSwap 2.5/3.5-inch SATA Hot Swap Drive Caddy allows users to install up to two storage drives and supports a 3.5-inch HDD as well as a 2.5-inch drive. Also supports 3TB HDDs and sports dust covers that snap into place when drives are removed.

OCZ Vertex 4 SSD (256GB) - Indilinx to the Fore

OCZ Vertex 4 SSD (256GB) - Indilinx to the Fore

7.5

The OCZ Vertex 4 uses the latest Indilinx Everest 2 controller and promises to give SandForce-driven SSDs a run for their money. We investigate to see how this new high-end SSD fares.

Promise Pegasus R6 - Instantly Change How You View Direct-Attached-Storage

Promise Pegasus R6 - Instantly Change How You View Direct-Attached-Storage

Engineered to showcase the raw power of the Thunderbolt technology, does the Pegasus R6 6-bay multi-drive DAS solution really justify its price tag of S$2,029? Read on to find out.

Transcend SATA III SSD720 (256GB) - More SandForce Goodness

Transcend SATA III SSD720 (256GB) - More SandForce Goodness

8.0

The Transcend SATA III SSD720 is the latest SandForce-powered SSD to hit our labs. We put it through our tests to see how it fares against the current crop of SandForce drives.

PC Show 2012 - Cameras, Printers, Monitors & Storage Buying Guide

PC Show 2012 - Cameras, Printers, Monitors & Storage Buying Guide

Shoot it, view it, print it, keep it. We've got everything to cover your cameras, monitors, printers and storage deals this PC Show 2012...right after this jump!

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