The Great High-end SSD Shootout (2014 Edition)

The Great High-end SSD Shootout (2014 Edition)

Around this time last year, we brought to you our first ever high-end SSD shootout which pitted the latest and greatest SSDs that were in the market against each other. This year, we've refreshed the shootout with several high profile candidates from Samsung, Plextor, Corsair, OCZ and more doing battle. Find out who emerged victorious!

SanDisk Extreme II SSD (240GB) - Goodbye SandForce, Hello Marvell

SanDisk Extreme II SSD (240GB) - Goodbye SandForce, Hello Marvell

8.0

SanDisk's new Extreme II SSD ditches SandForce's SF-2281 controller for Marvell's 88SS9187 controller, and features SanDisk's own nCache technology. We check it out to see if it breaks new ground for high-end SSDs.

SanDisk Ultra Plus SSD (256GB) - A Marvell Alternative

SanDisk Ultra Plus SSD (256GB) - A Marvell Alternative

6.0

SanDisk has just introduced a new mainstream SSD using Marvell's new SS889175 controller. We put it through its paces to find how it fares and if it can justify its high price.

The Great High-end SSD Shootout

The Great High-end SSD Shootout

SSDs are the latest must-have components for users who are serious about performance. And with prices hitting record lows, there's no better to snap one up than now. To help you pick the right one, we tested 10 of the most popular SSDs from the biggest names around.

SanDisk ReadyCache SSD - Your Hard Disk's Little Helper

SanDisk ReadyCache SSD - Your Hard Disk's Little Helper

8.5

The SanDisk ReadyCache SSD claims to improve boot up and application response times by 4 and 12 times respectively. We put it through a comprehensive test to see if it can really boost your system's overall performance.

SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB - Speedy Storage in Your Pocket

SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB - Speedy Storage in Your Pocket

Backed by a limited lifetime warranty, the speedy SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB flash drive boasts file transfer rates of up to 190MB/s, and includes the SanDisk SecureAccess software to safeguard your data. Pegged at a steep S$140, we find out if it's worth your bucks.

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