As companies search for the next breakthrough in storage, Samsung becomes the second manufacturer in as many days to announce new solid state drives that make use of Non-Volatile Memory Express technology.
Even though your modern SSD has its own garbage collection system, there's nothing quite like TRIM to keep it running in tip top shape. Fortunately, the new version of OS X supports adds this much needed feature, making hard drive upgrades…
Samsung's new M.2 SSD is called the 950 Pro, continuing its traditional numbers game naming scheme. It claims to have huge performance gains over traditional interfaces, as well as increased long term durability.
In early August, SanDisk and Toshiba announced the world's first 256Gbit, 48-layer NAND chip for solid state drives. Now Samsung has its own version of the same, and the race is on to bring it to retail products.