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Fastest SSD Drive for Windows and Linux

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The Fastest SSD Overall: Samsung 850 PRO The Details Unlike a mechanical hard drive, an SSD doesn’t have any moving parts. With more components and exposed circuitry, a HDD is vulnerable to mechanical failure. The SSD can access and write data much faster and is resistant to physical shock. But advertised SSD benchmarks are hard …

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The Fastest External Hard Drive of 2016

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In our mobile world it is more important than ever to be able to move large amounts of data at quick speeds. Right now there are three popular methods of moving and storing files: flash drives, cloud storage, and external hard drives. Of these options, external hard drives are your best bet.

The Best Consumer Desktop 3D Printers of 2016

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3D printing has been around since the 1980’s, but the prohibitive price and size of most units kept them out of consumer hands. Over the past decade, 3D printer manufacturers have made a concentrated push to get the devices into consumer hands. Predictably, a flood of cheaply produced models that deliver low quality prints hit the market. These lower-end models aren’t capable of much more than churning out the odd novelty. Luckily, a few professional grade desktop 3D printers are now available at a fraction of the cost of larger industrial units. I’ve detailed the two best to come out in 2016.

The Best Portable Scanners of 2016

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The Best Overall Portable Scanner: Doxie Go Wi-Fi The Best Dual-Sided Portable Scanner: Fujitsu SnapScan The Best Handheld Scanner: MSRM iScan Wand The Details Paper is on the way out, but it isn’t gone yet. Offices around the world are full of documents produced before the digital age, filled with boxes full of memos and …

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The Thinnest Laptop

Thinnest Laptop of 2016

The Microsoft Surface Book is the thinnest laptop of 2016 that runs Windows 10. This powerful machine is just half an inch wide and has a 13.5-inch screen. The MacBook Pro is the thinnest Apple laptop. It is just as thin as the Surface Book, measuring .51″ at its thickest point.

The Best Portable External Hard Drive Of 2016

The U32 Shadow is the best portable external drive currently available. This compact device is a fast Solid Sate Drive (SSD) drive with no moving parts, and it’s housed in durable aluminium case. It is compatible with USB 3.0. It comes with a 3 year warranty, and the manufacture (Oyen Digital) is quite responsive to customer requests.

The Top Rated Computer Speakers

Please see our updated 2016 article: The Best Computer Speakers Harman Kardon Soundsticks III Computer Speakers   The Harman Kardon Soundsticks received editor’s choice on both PCMag and CNET for excellent sound performance and unique, aesthetic design. The frequency response range of 44Hz to 20KHz offers crisp definition for all forums: music, movies, and gaming. Power switch built in …

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