Axus FiT 300 RAID Array Review

December 21, 2009,   has blogged 70  posts

Let me just get this out of the way, I have never personally used a RAID array before, but I know people who have. While some swear by it I have also heard those that don’t trust it at all. Well now it’s my turn to make up my mind. Of course I will be …

Verbatim Clon 320GB Hard Drive Enclosure Review

December 8, 2009,   has blogged 275  posts

Data is life, that’s right I said it and I meant it. We have become so reliant on our computers that when they crash a somewhat substantial portion of our lives is missing. Bank information accounting business transactions and contact can all be lost. Another portion is digital images we snap thousands of pictures a …

Thermaltake BlackX Duet HDD Docking Station Review

November 5, 2009,   has blogged 275  posts

When you deal with customers computers day in and day out popping out their HDD and putting it into your testing rig starts becoming a tedious task; either you leave the drive vicariously lying on the table next to your tower while you scan it, or you spend the time to mount it into the …

Sunbeamtech Airbox 3.5 eSATA USB External Enclosure Review

October 30, 2009,   has blogged 31  posts

Hey Folks! Today were going to take a look at a great product from Sunbeamtech. This is the Sunbeamtech Airbox 3.5” eSATA/USB External Enclosure, Model #EN-AIR-ES3-EU-BK. This enclosure from Sunbeamtech has some great features and a fantastic capacity. It also has a cool Blue LED fan! (In case you haven’t guessed, I like Blue LED …

Eagle Consus Multitasking Dual Drive Enclosure ET-CSMDSU2-BK Review

September 2, 2009,   has blogged 31  posts

In today’s fast paced and hectic PC environment, backing up our most prized documents, pictures, media and programs is not just good sense, it’s essential. Today’s product, the Eagle Consus Multitasking Dual Drive Enclosure ET-CSMDSU2-BK is the answer. With its two modes, Dual and JBOD, you will be able to handle your entire backup or …

Verbatim TUFF-CLIP USB Drive 8GB Review

August 26, 2009,   has blogged 31  posts

It seems like it was only yesterday that we were carrying our lives on 3.5” floppy disks stored in plastic cases. Today we have a wide variety of storage media from CD’s, DVD’s, Flash Drives, and SDCards to name a few. The most popular of these seems to be Flash Drives. Who would have known …

In-win Ammo 2.5″ External Sata HDD Enclosure Review

July 22, 2009,   has blogged 70  posts

For those out there that need to carry their data, and even sensitive documents (i.e. personal information, industrial drawing, plans for world domination, or what have you) with them on a small 2.5” hard drive but have fear of this data getting into the wrong hands, then fret no longer. Again In-win has come to …

Kingwin EZ-Dock2 Docking Station Review

June 17, 2009,   has blogged 70  posts

In the past we have used hard drive docking stations to help for with the ease of swapping in and out hard drives without the hassle of tearing down a computer or even installing it inside an enclosure. Most of these docking stations that I have seen in the past had small simple features, but …

Eagle Tech Consus M-Series Portable 2.5″ HDD Enclosure Review

May 27, 2009,   has blogged 70  posts

With the popularity of small, compact, 2.5” hard drive enclosures rising there are many different styles to look at. There are some that are leather bound and nice looking, while some have a simple look but have handy USB cables built in. Now I personally have had the privilege of using many different styles of …

Ultra SATA to IDE and IDE to SATA Adapter Review

May 21, 2009,   has blogged 275  posts

Finding a distributor that still supplies IDE hard drives is becoming quite difficult. Most manufacturers have made PATA drives end of life. What about those that don’t have SATA support on their mother boards? Perhaps you are on the flip side of the coin where you have a ton of PATA drives but your new …

Ultra ULT40273 3.5″ Hard Drive Enclosure Review

May 20, 2009,   has blogged 70  posts

When it comes to hard drive enclosures there are many choices. Honestly from all of the testing I have done most hard drive enclosures seem to be very much the same, only differing slightly in the looks, features, and bonus accessory departments. From these stand points I think that the Ultra 3.5″ HDD USB / …

In-Win ‘NA 3.5 HDD Enclosure Review

April 29, 2009,   has blogged 70  posts

Style or functionality, sometimes when choosing an external 3.5 HDD it can come down to these options. While some like me that only have 1 TB drives for backing up our data the need to rely on an enclosure that will function when they need it is important. Others like to have an unassuming enclosures …

Verbatim 500GB FireWire USB 2.0 External Hard Drive Review

April 23, 2009,   has blogged 16  posts

A complete, out of the box, ready to go Hard Drive Enclosure is a beautiful thing. Especially when it comes preloaded with software for backing up those files you don’t want to lose. That’s just what the Verbatim 500GB External Hard Drive has to offer. It also boasts the ability to connect to your PC …