SATA – Bjorn3D.com http://www.bjorn3d.com Bjorn3d.com - Satisfying Your Daily Tech Cravings Since 1996 Fri, 24 Jun 2016 16:57:03 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.5.3 OCZ Vertex 3.20 – Vertex 3 updated to 20nm http://www.bjorn3d.com/2013/03/ocz-vertex-3-20-vertex-3-upgraded-20nm/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2013/03/ocz-vertex-3-20-vertex-3-upgraded-20nm/#respond Wed, 27 Mar 2013 17:25:31 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/?p=17132

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  Today we get a chance to look at OCZ’s newest refresh of the Vertex series with the Vertex 3.20. The update is actually hidden in plain sight as this update utilizes 20nm NAND. Now let’s see what the drive has to offer.     INTRODUCTION With SSD’s always changing we are seeing a constant shift in production and …

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ASUS Crosshair V Formula-Z http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/11/asus-crosshair-formula-z/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/11/asus-crosshair-formula-z/#comments Mon, 26 Nov 2012 11:31:56 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/?p=12647

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ASUS has been all the rage with its Z77 models, from the most basic to the more extravagant ROG series. Today we look at the AMD side of things with the new revision of the Crosshair V Formula. Introduction – ASUS Crosshair  V Formula-Z ASUS and the ROG team make it a constant goal to always improve. …

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ADATA SX900 128GB Review http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/11/adata-sx900-128gb-review/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/11/adata-sx900-128gb-review/#comments Mon, 30 Nov -0001 00:00:00 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/?p=12651

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  Today we look at the new ADATA SX 900 128GB SSD. It is a Sandforce powered drive like many others but with a specially designed and optimized firmware which opens up even more NAND capacity for use.   INTRODUCTION The advancements in SSD technology have been ridiculous breaking the 500MB/s barrier and then some. …

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Enermax Fulmo Mid-Tower Case http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/03/enermax-fulmo-mid-tower-case/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/03/enermax-fulmo-mid-tower-case/#respond Wed, 14 Mar 2012 05:00:00 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/03/enermax-fulmo-mid-tower-case/

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The Enermax Fulmo model ECA892AG comes with an SATA Dock port, USB3.0 ports, and 5 installed fans, three of which are cool to look at, but can it keep a multi GPU system cool? We’ll find out as we examine it. Introduction The foundation of a good system isn’t the PSU. It isn’t the CPU …

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Zalman ZM-HE350u3 3.5″ HDD enclosure http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/03/zalman-zm-he350u3-3-5-hdd-enclosure/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/03/zalman-zm-he350u3-3-5-hdd-enclosure/#comments Wed, 07 Mar 2012 06:00:00 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/03/zalman-zm-he350u3-3-5-hdd-enclosure/

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  The Zalman ZM-HE350u3 is a USB 3.0 HDD enclosure for 3.5 inch SATA drives. Let’s look under the hood and see what this rather curvy enclosure has got.   Introduction Over the years we have used many different HHD enclosures. The one thing they had in common was that they held a drive. Some …

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ICY Dock MB981U3-1SA & MB981U3-1SA-1 Dock Stations http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/03/icy-dock-mb981u3-1sa-mb981u3-1sa-1-dock-stations-2/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/03/icy-dock-mb981u3-1sa-mb981u3-1sa-1-dock-stations-2/#respond Fri, 02 Mar 2012 06:00:00 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/2012/03/icy-dock-mb981u3-1sa-mb981u3-1sa-1-dock-stations-2/

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Today we examine the ICY DOCK MB981U3-1SA & MB981U3-1SA-1 to see what features they offer as well as how well they perform. Introduction When considering external storage options one of the choices available to consumers is the desktop adapter known as a docking station. These products have certain shared characteristics such as the ability to …

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HornetTek Rhino 2.5” SATA to USB Enclosure http://www.bjorn3d.com/2009/04/hornettek-rhino-2-5-sata-to-usb-enclosure/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2009/04/hornettek-rhino-2-5-sata-to-usb-enclosure/#respond Tue, 14 Apr 2009 05:00:00 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/2009/04/hornettek-rhino-2-5-sata-to-usb-enclosure/

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We were quite impressed by the HornetTek’s 3.5” SATA to eSATA enclosure that we have reviewed in the past. Today we will look at their 2.5” SATA to USB enclosure. Can this unit impress us as it has in the past? Let’s find out. INTRODUCTION We previously looked at the HornetTek’s 3.5’’ eSATA enclosure. We …

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Rosewill RX81-MP-SC-SLV http://www.bjorn3d.com/2008/02/rosewill-rx81-mp-sc-slv/ http://www.bjorn3d.com/2008/02/rosewill-rx81-mp-sc-slv/#respond Wed, 27 Feb 2008 06:00:00 +0000 http://www.bjorn3d.com/2008/02/rosewill-rx81-mp-sc-slv/

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Need an external storage that includes all the ports that you ever need and more? If so, check out our review of the Rosewill RX81-MP-SC-SLV. This 3.5” SATA external enclosure comes with USB, FireWire 400, FireWire 800, and eSATA ports for all of your needs. Join us as we put it through the tests and …

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