Tag Archives: hard drives
Do HDDs or SSDs Need ‘Exercise’?...
I’ve heard it said that an SSD or hard drive that isn’t used for extended periods of time will likely have performance issues, or worse, actually lose data in...

Mac 101: If You Have the...
It’s that time of year when visions of sugar plum fairies bringing us new Macs dance through our heads. Or more likely, you’re considering buying a new Mac to...

Spin Class: Five of the Best...
“We still have a lot of life left in us” may be the refrain you hear from spinning hard drives when you’re browsing online stores for your storage needs. While...

August’s Garage Sale offers up some...
Every year, between August 11 and August 13, the Perseid meteor shower reaches its peak, filling the sky with streaks of light. So long as it isn’t cloudy, it’s...


OWC’s FireCracker Specials Through July 4th...
Four days of 4th of July Savings! First off – delivery options start as low as $1.95 with free delivery available for orders $159.99 and up. Customers that use...

Be Fair to Yourself
Newer Technology, for instance, just released the Guardian Maximus mini, or MiniG if you will, which is a bus powered, lightweight RAID system starting at $249.99. Small, lightweight, shock...

When Did Quality & Reliability Stop...
Several events have occurred over the past few weeks that got me and other OWC’ers wondering: when did quality and reliability stop being important to both consumers and those...