In the past, we wrote a story for each review we announced, but with the ever increasing number of SSD reviews being published on a wide range of hardware websites, we have now decided to collect the links and announce these each Friday in a story that we call SSD Reviews Friday. All the full reviews listed here include benchmarks and some also include real world tests.
This both saves us writing a story for each individual review and also let’s readers quickly see which reviews have been recently published and which are detailed including real-world testing and the type of drive being reviewed.
As this is our first SSD Reviews Friday, we include reviews going back to the beginning of January.
- Corsair F90 SSD Review – 04/01/2011 (Real world)
- Intel Solid-State Drive Toolbox 2 – 27/01/2011 (Intel SSD Tool)
- Intel SSD 310 Series 80GB – 26/01/2011 (Real world)
- Intel 310 mini-PCIe 80GB – 24/01/2011 (Preview)
- Intel X25-M Mainstream SATA 80GB – 04/01/2011 (Real world)
- Iomega SSD 128GB USB 3.0 drive – 28/01/2011 (USB)
- Iomega SSD Flash External Drive – 128GB (35142) – 25/01/2011 (Real World)
- Kingston HyperX Max 3.0 64GB – 27/01/2011 (USB) (Real World)
- Kingston SSDNow V+ Series 64GB – 17/01/2011
- Kingston SSDNow V+180 64GB – 11/01/2011 (Real world)
- Kingston SSDNow V+100 – 10/01/2011
- Kingston SSDNow 100 V+ 96GB – 6/01/2011 (Real world)
- Kingston HyperX Max USB 3.0 128GB – 04/01/2011 (USB) (Real world)
- LSI WarpDrive 300GB PCI Express SSD Review – 20/01/2011 (PCIe) (Real World)
- OWC Mercury Aura Pro Express for MacBook Air 2010 – 11/01/2011 (Preview)
- OWC Mercury Elite-AL Pro Dual mini – 17/01/2011 (Preview)
- OCZ IBIS HSDL 240GB – 14/01/2011 (Proprietary) (Real world)
- OCZ RevoDrive X2 240GB PCI Express – 27/01/2011 (PCIe)
- RunCore ProV 240GB – 15/01/2011
- Samsung 470 Series 256GB – 18/01/2011 (Real world)
- Samsung ZX310 – 12/01/2011 (Preview)
- Samsung 470 Series 256GB – 10/01/2011
- Seagate Momentus XT 500GB Hybrid Hard Drive – 12/01/2011 (Hybrid) (Real world)
- Zalman S-Series 128GB – 19/01/2011
- Real World – Test includes real world tests, such as boot-up, file copy, etc. timings
- USB – Drive is an USB external SSD
- Tool – SSD utility review
- PCIe – SSD is a PCI Express
- Proprietary – Requires proprietary add-on to use.
If you have come across an SSD review over the past week not listed, please let us know!
Please check back next Friday for the next round of reviews.