Toshiba S300 5TB HDD Review

Toshiba S300 5TB HDD Review

Welcome to Myce’s review of the Toshiba S300 HDD.
The S300 specifically targets use for surveillance purposes – i.e. recording from surveillance cameras. When you stop and think about it, these days there are surveillance cameras all over the place and it must be a huge target market, so it should be no surprise that HDD manufacturers are targeting this market segment with specifically tailored products.
Please read on to see what we make of it.

Crucial P1 500GB NVMe SSD Review

Crucial P1 500GB NVMe SSD Review

The Crucial P1 is the first SSD we have reviewed that uses QLC (Quad Level Cell) NAND. Please read on to find out what we make of the Crucial P1 and its use of this exciting new technology.

Corsair Force MP510 960GB NVMe SSD Review

Corsair Force MP510 960GB NVMe SSD Review

Today I am taking a closer look at the Corsair Force MP510 960GB NVMe SSD, and when it comes to specifications this drive checks all the boxes. Continue reading to find out more about the Force MP510.

Crucial BX500 240GB SSD review

Crucial announces BX500 series budget SATA SSDs

Its always hard to find a good SSD that has good performance and it also offers great value for the money, so here is the latest SSD from Crucial the BX500. I am taking a look at the 240GB. drive, to find out more about its performances continues reading this review.

Adata XPG SX950U 240GB SATA SSD Review

Adata XPG SX950U 240GB SATA SSD Review

Welcome to Myce’s review of the Adata XPG SX950U 240GB SATA SSD (hereafter referred to as the SX950U).
The SX950U is another modern SSD that uses 3D TLC NAND. Will is stand out from the crowd? Please read on to find out.

Shuttle XPC Cube SZ270R9 ‘Barebone’ Mini PC Review

Shuttle XPC Cube SZ270R9 ‘Barebone’ Mini PC Review

Welcome to Myce’s review of Shuttle’s SZ270R9 XPC Cube Barebone Mini PC.
The SZ270R9 consists of a stylish case with a pre-installed mainboard, power supply unit (PSU) and cables. Despite its small form factor, it offers outstanding connectivity, functionality and performance. For a full PC system, a processor, memory, HDD or SSD storage and optionally a graphics card need to be added. Shuttle XPC cube Barebones are completely customisable meaning users can pick certain components on their own to ideally match their individual needs.
Please read on to see what we made of the SZ270R9.

Toshiba XG6 1024GB NVMe SSD Review

Toshiba XG6 1024GB NVMe SSD Review

Welcome to Myce’s review of the Toshiba XG6 1024GB NVMe SSD.
The Toshiba XG6 is the first product to feature 96 layer, BICS Flash 3D memory, and it is expected to be become available in retail channels during Autumn 2018. Prior to this the XG6 will be supplied as an OEM product to Laptop, PC and Server suppliers. I must be getting old as it feels to me as if it was only yesterday that 32 layer 3D NAND hit the market.
Is it worth waiting for? Please read on to find out.

Toshiba MG07ACA14TE 14TB SATA Enterprise HDD Review

Toshiba MG07ACA14TE 14TB SATA Enterprise HDD Review

Welcome to Myce’s review of the Toshiba MG07ACA14TE 14TB SATA Enterprise HDD.
The MOG07ACA is a helium filled, high capacity HDD.
Helium gas is hermetically sealed within the drive, and is one seventh the density of air, thus the drag on the drive’s platters is reduced significantly, which in turn reduces power consumption and heat generation. Although this technology is not new, with the MG07ACA, Toshiba includes 9 platters in an HDD for the first time.
Please read on to see what we make of it.

Intel DC P4510 8TB NVMe Enterprise SSD Review

Intel DC P4510 8TB NVMe Enterprise SSD Review

Welcome to Myce’s review of the Intel DC P4510 8TB NVMe 8TB Enterprise SSD.
The Intel DC P4510 features Intel’s high density 64 Layer, 3D Nand, which enables the huge capacity of 8TB, and targets applications that are primarily read intensive.
Please read on to see what we make of this giant SSD.

Toshiba OCZ RC100 480GB NVMe SSD Review

Toshiba OCZ  RC100 480GB NVMe SSD Review

Welcome to Myce’s review of the Toshiba OCZ RC100 480GB NVMe SSD.
The Toshiba RC100 is the second m.2 NVMe drive, I have tested, that uses only 2 PCIe lanes (the first was the Corsair MP300).
Like Corsair, Toshiba aspires to create a new market segment which lies between SATA SSDs and ‘premium’ NVMe SSDs. Please read on to find if they are likely to succeed.

Corsair MP300 240GB NVMe SSD Review

Corsair MP300 240GB NVMe SSD Review

Welcome to Myce’s review of the Corsair MP300 240GB NVMe SSD.
The Corsair MP300 is the first m.2 NVMe drive I have tested, that uses only 2 PCIe lanes (whereas the Samsung 970 EVO and the Adata SX8200, that I had tested recently, use 4).
This should give the Corsair MP300 a price advantage but will it compromise performance – please read on to find out.

Samsung 970 EVO 1TB NVMe SSD Review

Samsung 970 EVO 1TB NVMe SSD Review

Welcome to Myce’s review of the Samsung 970 EVO 1TB NVMe SSD (hereafter referred to as the Samsung 970 EVO).
The Samsung 970 EVO replaces the Samsung 960 EVO and it uses Samsung’s latest 64 layer V-NAND and a new Phoenix controller. Can it win back the performance advantage Samsung enjoyed for some time with its 960 EVO and 960 PRO drives? Please read on to find out.