1. Jamie McKane

    New Gigabyte SSD reaches 5GB/s speeds

    New Gigabyte SSD reaches 5GB/s speeds Gigabyte has launched its Aorus NVMe Gen4 SSD - one of the first solid state drives to use the new PCIe 4.0 controller. Along with its 5,000MB/s read speeds, it offers a sequential write speed of up to 4,400MB/s - which is around twice as fast as the...
  2. hmadhi

    Dell Latitude e7440 i5-4310U 256SSD 8GB RAM 3G Mobile Broadband

    Item: Dell Latitude E7440 i5-4310U CPU @ 2.00Ghz x2 256 SSD 8GB RAM Full HD 1920x1080 3G Mobile Broadband Office 2013 Antivirus Age: Unknown Price: ZAR 4999 Warranty: None Packaging: None Condition: Negligible cosmetic damage (see pics) - Exterior 8/10 Internal 100% Location: Randburg Reason...
  3. Lebogang95

    Do SSD read & write differences matter in real world situations ?

    To give you a bit of context, I have the HP Omen gaming laptop. It contains an Intel Core i5 7th Gen Processor, NVIDIA GTX 1050 4GB Graphics Card and 8GB of RAM. It's not much but it's pretty neat, gets the job done. The one issue I have with it though is the Windows part of it. For some reason...
  4. GipsyD

    Windows 7 refuses to boot from SSD after drive clone?

    Not sure if this is the right thread or not, so here goes nothing. If this is the wrong thread, could some please point in the right direction for assistance, as this is pretty urgent. Let's start... One of our central servers was starting to give up the ghost about 10 months ago, and started...
  5. O

    used ssd drive, 120 GB+

    Hi Anyone selling used ssd? I need it for my HP Laptop running i3 processor. I see Takealot have them for R480, I am just checking if there's anyone selling theirs for way below that?
  6. ThreeThirds

    Our Seagate Drive Failures - Coincidence or Conspiracy?

    Howdy folks. I thought I'd post something here that I was wondering "Is this just a coincidence?". In the past 45 days both our Seagate 2TB SSHDs at home failed (Non-Seagate SSDs are just fine). Now all 3 of our boss's Seagate HDDs failed at the same time. A few clients had the same issue...
  7. S

    Selling Multiple PC Components

    Item names: Gfx Cards: - Asus Strix 980 Ti - R 4000 (SOLD) - EVGA 980 - R 3000 (Available) Disk's - 240GB Corsair SSD - R 600 (SOLD) - 240GB Corsair SSD - R 600 (SOLD) - 240GB SSD - R 300 (SOLD) - 2TB WD HDD - R 300 (SOLD) Combo's Combo 1...
  8. E

    x2 Dell i7 Desktops 16GB RAM etc

    Please Delete Sold
  9. GreatWmR

    WD Green SSD Opinions

    I recently got a 120GB WD Green SSD and i'd just like everyone opinion WD's Green brand of SSDs I'm only planning on adding Windows 10 and Overwatch to it maybe smaller stuff down the line
  10. O

    Gaming PC - Nvidia 1060 i5 3.2GHz

    Item name : Gaming PC. Intel i5-4460 @ 3.2GHz B85M Intel MB 8GB RAM 120GB SSD 1TB HDD 1060 6GB MSI Graphics Card Case, 550W PSU Keyboard and Mouse Age and condition: Around 3 Years (various parts are newer) Do you include packaging: Some Warranty: No Reason for selling: Upgrading Price: R8000...
  11. C

    MSATA SSD failed - how to recover data?

    My HP Folio 13 2000 Notebook's MSATA SSD drive has failed. Upon start-up, it gets stuck at the starting windows screen. I've tried F2 and F8 menus, but it won't start into any of the safe mode options. I ran HP diagnostics and the results indicated that the SSD failed/ is failing. I've...
  12. Newsfeed

    Viking unveils 50TB SSD

    Viking unveils 50TB SSD Viking Technology has revealed its Ultra-High Capacity (UHC) Silo SSD.
  13. Budza

    Budget SSD for PC upgrade

    I'm sure many of you get the 'how can I speed up my PC question' from friends/family. The easy answer, is to add an SSD. So, for an intermediate user, is 120GB enough? I'd say so, especially if the old drive is relocated to the DVD bay or an external enclosure. SATA is fine for most of...
  14. Kevin Lancaster

    What you need to know before you buy an SSD

    What you need to know before you buy an SSD SSDs are ubiquitous in modern computers, from powerful gaming PCs to professional laptops. However, if you want to move from mechanical to solid state storage, there are a few things to take into account.
  15. Kevin Lancaster

    Why an SSD is a must-have for everyone in 2017

    Why an SSD is a must-have for everyone in 2017 Upgrading to an SSD in your desktop or laptop from a mechanical hard drive provides a noticeable increase in performance.
  16. Kevin Lancaster

    Security flaw found in SSD technology

    Security flaw found in SSD technology Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have discovered an exploitable flaw in SSD design.
  17. Kevin Lancaster

    SSD prices to increase

    SSD prices to increase DRAMeXchange reported that client-grade SSDs of mainstream capacities continued to see rising prices in the PC-OEM market during the first quarter.
  18. Kevin Lancaster

    How to make your SSD last longer

    How to make your SSD last longer Solid state drives are common in desktops and laptops across all performance levels.
  19. Kevin Lancaster

    48TB SSD board from Lenovo

    48TB SSD board from Lenovo A new SSD board from Lenovo will pack 48TB of storage onto a single board.
  20. Kevin Lancaster

    Samsung 4TB SSD launched, with a big price tag

    Samsung 4TB SSD launched, with a big price tag Samsung’s 4TB 850 EVO SSD has appeared online, sporting a big price tag.