Adapter Uses Six SDHC Cards For Voltron-Like DIY SSD Drive

We've seen them for CF cards-now, there's an SSD enclosure that will take up to six of the SDHC cards you have lying around and tie them into a single 2.5-inch SATA SSD. While it won't match speeds of dedicated SSDs (especially if the cards you're using aren't near the high end), the boys at Impress managed 111.4 MB/s… » 8/11/08 9:00am 8/11/08 9:00am

Prestigio Leather Wrapped Hard Drives: Bad Idea?

Pardon my logic, but when I'm cold, I generally like to wear my leather coat because it warms me up. So wouldn't a leather coat around a hard drive be a bad idea? Prestigio has released their leather clad Data Safe II USB HDD available up to 120GB in size. It is a pretty average external hard drive: bus powered,… » 11/30/06 11:27am 11/30/06 11:27am

MVix Wireless HD Enclosure Now Available

If you ever wanted the coolness of a media center without actually have to buy or build a computer this may be for you. MVix is finally shipping their AV HDD enclosure media center that we first told you about back in May. This $300 enclosure syncs up with your network wirelessly with that big honker of an antenna via… » 11/29/06 12:26pm 11/29/06 12:26pm

Cooler Master X Craft 350 Enclosure (Verdict: Looks Pretty, Gets the Job Done)

The X Craft 350 is Cooler Master's latest venture into the world of hard drive enclosures. It is available in silver or black, both of which look very pretty and shiny. The enclosure supports 3.5-inch IDE or SATA hard drives up to 500GB in size and connects via USB. One of the nicer features about this enclosure is… » 6/05/06 2:22pm 6/05/06 2:22pm