The unsung hero of PC performance, these days it’s often storage that makes the difference between a fast, responsive PC and something that feels like less. A processor can only work as quickly as it can be fed data, and this is where a good solid state drive can help even a slow system become faster. Whether it’s an upgrade for an older system still packing a hard drive, or building out a new system from scratch, picking the right SSD is one of the more important decisions to make in configuring and customizing a computer. To help with this, we’ve assembled our SSD guide, outlining the best choices in SSDs of every form factor and price range.
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Jim Warren on 9/11/2000
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Mike Andrawes on 8/24/2000
If you're looking to build the system that will give you the most bang for your buck, the AnandTech Buyer's Guide for Value Systems is exactly what you're looking for.
Mike Andrawes on 8/18/2000
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Mike Andrawes on 7/20/2000
Just one week ago we brought up the possibility that all Socket-A CPUs could actually be multiplier locked. Today we're bringing you proof of the exact opposite, read...
Anand Lal Shimpi on 7/19/2000
Time and time again we have shown that a 440BX system running at 133 MHz is the fastest possible motherboard solution around. People have shied away from this form...
Matthew Witheiler on 7/5/2000
If you're looking for the system that gives you the most bang for your buck the AnandTech Buyer's Guide: Value Edition is what you're looking for.
Anand Lal Shimpi on 7/4/2000
We were immediately impressed when we realized that the GeForce2 MX was going to be retailing for $119, but we were even more impressed when we discovered exactly how...
Anand Lal Shimpi on 7/3/2000
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Mike Andrawes on 6/13/2000
For June, we've decided to split the Buyer's Guide up into two parts - one for value systems and the other for the high-end systems. Today we bring...
Mike Andrawes on 5/29/2000
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Mike Andrawes on 4/27/2000
Armed with a handful of 0.18-micron Celeron CPUs, we investigate the performance discrepancies that exist between the Pentium III and the Celeron as well as take these babies to...
Anand Lal Shimpi on 4/17/2000
Building a new system? Confused about exactly what to get? Let the first edition of the AnandTech Buyer's Guide help you with your purchase.
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