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  • Samsung 470 Series 256GB review

    The Samsung 470 Series solid-state drive (SSD) is based on older SATA 3Gb/s technology but can still provide a worthy upgrade for any PC or laptop.

    £345 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Patriot Wildfire 240GB review

    The Patriot Wildfire 240GB is a very fast solid-state drive (SSD) making the best of the latest SATA 6Gbit/sec drive interface to hit half-gigabyte per second…

    £380 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Crucial M4 review

    The Crucial M4 is set to usurp even last year's best SSD, the Crucial RealSSD C300. Read our lab results to see why - UPDATED 27 JULY 2011

    £349 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • OCZ Vertex 2 120GB review

    The OCZ Vertex 2 is a performance SSD for upgrading a laptop or desktop PC, available in capacities from 40GB to 400GB. We put the 120GB version through its paces.

    £150 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • OCZ RevoDrive X2 240GB review

    As an alternative to an SSD in your PC's hard-disk bay, why not try this super-fast PCI Express card SSD, with capacity up to 960GB.

    £480 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Apricorn Aegis Pro SSD review

    The Apricorn Aegis Pro SSD could be the ultimate secure portable drive, offering blazing eSATA connectivity to make the most of fast SSD storage, which is shock-proof…

    £235 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Plextor PX-256M2S review

    The Plextor PX-256M2S is a high-performance SSD that exploits the latest 6Gbps SATA bus to score incredible sequential read/write speeds.

    £470 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Kingston HyperX Max 3.0 review

    The Kingston HyperX Max 3.0 combines a fast SSD with a fast USB 3.0 controller, to make a very compact high-speed pocket drive.

    £250 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Silicon Power E20 128GB SSD review

    The Silicon Power E20 SSD series comes as quite a breath of fresh air. SSD storage is hot in the enthusiast segmen, and here's a new 128GB SSD from Silicon Power that…

    £209 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Intel Solid State 310 review

    The Intel Solid-State Drive 310 Series is a new generation of SSD that reduces the physical size of internal storage for portable computing

    £140 inc VAT

  • Intel X25-V review

    The term "affordable SSD" would describe the Intel X25-V 40GB solid state drive well. Making high performance available around the £80-£90 mark, this could well be…

    £89 inc VAT

  • Kingston SSDNow V+ review

    Kingston's SSDNow V+ SSD comes with a comprehensive accessory bundle, but its performance is less extraordinary.

    £530 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • WD SiliconEdge Blue review

    Western Digital’s SiliconEdge is the brand’s first solid-state storage solution for the consumer market, and its 'Blue' tag is a hint that faster drives may be around…

    £590 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Crucial RealSSD C300 review

    Crucial's RealSSD C300 stands out from almost every other SSD currently available by its use of a super-fast SATA 6Gbps interface bus.

    £552 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Corsair Force Series F120 review

    Corsair's Force Series F120 SSD uses a SandForce controller to deliver speedy access through clever page-management algorithms.

    £310 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Buffalo MicroStation Internal SSD Drive review

    The MicroStation Internal SSD is Buffalo's first SSD product, available in capacities from 32GB to the 256GB model tested here.

    £530 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Western Digital SiliconEdge Blue (256GB) review

    The Western Digital SiliconEdge Blue is a fast solid-state drive, but will put a serious dent in your wallet.

    £679 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Verbatim SSD ExpressCard 64GB review

    Unlock the potential of that unused ExpressCard slot on your laptop by adding up to 64GB of SSD storage, courtesy of the Verbatim SSD ExpressCard.

    £195 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Kingston SSDNow V-Series 128GB review

    The Kingston SSDNow V-Series 128GB we tested has a 2.5-inch form factor similar to laptop hard disks and uses the SATA-2 interface.

    £205 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Kingston SSDNow V+ Series 64GB review

    The Kingston SSDNow V+ Series 64GB is a virtually silent solid-state drive with a rapid turn of pace.

    £99 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10



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