Storage (HDD/SSD) – Gold Award

REVIEW: Crucial MX200 250GB SSD by Mike

Date: April 22, 2015
Crucial MX200 250GB SSD Review Reviewers thoughts

So here we have the Crucial MX200 250GB. An SSD with a rather nice low budget price, but does it offer a low and slow budget performance to match?!

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REVIEW: Seagate 2TB SSHD by James

Date: March 6, 2015
Seagate 2TB SSHD Review Reviewers thoughts

It’s not easy to get excited about Hard Drives in general, but when you’ve got an HDD with an internal SSD in one package, with storage up to 4TB, like the, Seagate 2TB SSHD (ST2000DX001), things do get a little more interesting…

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REVIEW: SanDisk Ultra II 240GB SSD by Mike

Date: October 22, 2014
SanDisk Ultra II 240GB SSD Review Reviewers thoughts

Here we have our first our first product from SanDisk at pcGameware and it puts up a stirling performance all round, but how does it compare to our previously tested SSDs?

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REVIEW: Toshiba MQ01ABD100H – 2.5 1TB Hybrid SSHD by James

Date: October 10, 2014
Toshiba MQ01ABD100H – 2.5 1TB Hybrid SSHD Review Reviewers thoughts

The question is; if you had your Steam collection on a 1TB drive, which drive would you rather have it on? Well the answer to this is simple, the Toshiba Hybrid SSDD, due to the significant performance advantage it has.

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REVIEW: Crucial MX100 256GB SSD by James

Date: September 22, 2014
Crucial MX100 256GB SSD Review Reviewers thoughts

It looks like Crucial has a winner on its hands here with the Crucial MX100 256GB SDD. As we have stated in the past SSDs are not generally that exciting, but this one is a little more interesting than some of the others at least, because the MX100 has taught us all a valuable lesson.

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REVIEW: VisionTek mSATA Enclosure by Mike

Date: September 6, 2014
VisionTek mSATA Enclosure Review Reviewers thoughts

So how many of you out there own a laptop, tablet or perhaps a Gaming rig that features a motherboard like the MSI Z87-G45 GAMING? Now you’ve made the decision for a full upgrade and switching to a newer Z97 based system? Not sure what I’m getting at?

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REVIEW: Kingston M.2 120GB SSD by James

Date: July 9, 2014
Kingston M.2 120GB SSD Review Reviewers thoughts

Put simply the Kingston M.2 120GB SSD is an extremely impressive piece of kit, proving at least as good as mSATA drives we have seen in the past. Performance is also impeccable, with both the Battlefield 3 and World of Warcraft PCMark 8 tests showing the best performance we have yet seen here at pcG.

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REVIEW: Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB by David

Date: June 6, 2012
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB Review Reviewers thoughts

I’ve really enjoyed my time with the Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB which has performed well and has put my current Western Digital Caviar Blue 500GB to shame (but that’s to be expected I guess as technology advances further and there are now no moving parts!).

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REVIEW: Kingston HyperX 240GB by James

Date: September 17, 2011
Kingston HyperX 240GB Review Reviewers thoughts

As 120GB drives are getting cheaper and games are now reaching capacities of 10-20GB+ (id Software’s Rage is a 25GB install!) the 240GB drive is making more sense, especially if you plan to only run one SSD in your machine like I do. By the time you have allocated 20-30GB to the OS…

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