by Stepan Andranikian ·Posted 11/10/2023
As we approach the holiday season, it's time to start knocking those gift lists out of the way. If there's an aspiring filmmaker on your list, but you don't know what to give them to help kickstart their film production careers, then look no further―we've got you covered! In this gift guide we'll suggest a variety of products that we feel would benefit every beginner filmmaker. Stabilizers Shoulder Rig The shoulder rig is a slept-on piece of equipment that deserves more recognition. It stabilizes camera footage while allowing the operator to
by Steven Wong ·Posted 10/03/2023
Samsung pushes storage performance to new levels with the launch of the T9 Portable SSD and the 4TB 990 PRO PCIe 4.0 M.2 SSD. Whether you’re capturing 4K footage on mountainside hikes, or editing content at home from a laptop or desktop computer, these SSDs can streamline your workflow
by Stepan Andranikian ·Posted 09/12/2023
Traveling content creators rejoice: Crucial has just stepped up its game with the introduction of the X10 Pro and X9 Pro portable SSD lineup, bringing high-speed transfer rates into an incredibly compact and durable form factor. Build Manufacturers are consistently looking to produce smaller and lighter SSDs―it keeps the
0 Views ·Posted 05/09/2022
SanDisk Professional’s PRO-BLADE lineup isn’t just a series of products—it’s a complete ecosystem that delivers performance, versatility, and fast workflow scalability. The PRO-BLADE lineup includes the PRO-BLADE SSD MAG, PRO-BLADE TRANSPORT, and the PRO-BLADE STATION (which will be available later this year). Let’s take a deeper dive and see exactly what is offered. PRO-BLADE SSD MAG We wouldn’t be anywhere
by William Min ·Posted 01/11/2023
Samsung added the 4TB version of this drive to its popular T7 lineup last week, announced at CES 2023. Read the original story: Designed for outdoor use, peripatetic content creators can expand their storage with the Samsung T7 Shield Portable SSD. Available in 1TB, 2TB, and 4TB models, the T7 Shield doesn’t just
by Cory Rice ·Posted 04/12/2022
The SanDisk Professional 7.68TB G-DRIVE PRO STUDIO SSD was created to handle some of the most demanding footage today’s filmmakers can output, with speed and reliability. With the new drive, editors can comfortably work on multi-stream 8K footage at full frame rates, render VR projects at full resolution, or blaze through less intense workflows.
by Mos Khan ·Posted 11/19/2021
Samsung released a new version of its 980 PRO Solid-State Drive designed specifically for those who want top-of-the-line performance in their high-end PCs or PS5s. Arriving with a built-in heatsink, the drive meets Sony's own heatsink specifications for SSDs, given the limited space in the M.2 slot. According to Sony, the total height of the M.2 SSD with a heatsink must be less than 11.25mm (0.442"). Samsung's SSD expands the internal
by Jill Waterman ·Posted 10/04/2021
Heading back to school today means starting from a clean slate, with both students and those who shop for them discovering that—in addition to a fresh wardrobe—tools for study, storage, and safety could use a total refresh. There is a lot to consider when adding to a tech-savvy student’s back to school arsenal, and many essential items can get overlooked. We’ve created the short list below to help you shop smart and pinpoint the right tools for your needs. Hi-Tech Writing Implements Yesteryear’s essential supplies of paper notebooks and
by Steven Wong ·Posted 08/03/2021
Gamers, creative professionals, and enthusiasts can take their computing experiences to new frontiers with today’s launch of the Crucial P5 Plus PCIe 4.0 Solid-State Drives. Available in 500GB, 1TB, and 2TB capacities, these M.2 2280 NVMe drives help to crush load times by combining Crucial's Micron Advanced 3D NAND controller with the PCIe 4.0 x4 interface, reaching sequential read speeds of up to 6600 MB/s and 5000 MB/s write speeds (
by John-Paul Pale… ·Posted 03/09/2021
Whether you need a boost for gaming, a seamless workflow for heavy graphics, or extra power for intensive files, the Samsung 980 PCIe 3.0 x4 M.2 Internal SSD more than fills the bill. Available in capacities of 250GB, 500GB, and 1TB, the 980 is a direct replacement for Samsung’s 970 EVO and features enhancements to improve its
by John-Paul Pale… ·Posted 03/23/2023
World Backup Day will soon be upon us and with all the tech that’s available, the topic of storage is bound to come up sooner or later. Whether you’re a casual user, a gamer, or a creative content professional creating backups, archiving data, or designing a surveillance system, storage will be one of the key factors in your overall build. However, not all drives are created equal, so read ahead to find out what kind of drive is recommended for your undertaking. Photo and Video Enthusiasts, Creative Content Professionals, and Power Users
by Shawn C. Steiner ·Posted 09/23/2020
Faster storage can help with more than just the basics of storing and moving files. It can improve performance of your computer and operating system, as well as give a boost to gaming and make your creative editing programs run smoother. Now for the latest and greatest tech to hit consumer storage: PCIe 4.0.NVME M.2 SSDs. Samsung has come through for us all with the 980 PRO series.
by John-Paul Pale… ·Posted 06/23/2020
As cameras and laptops continue to become more powerful, while also becoming more portable, LaCie is following suit with two new Thunderbolt™ 3 storage and docking solutions: the 1big Dock and the 1big Dock SSD Pro. The 1big Dock is designed as an epicenter for 4K workflows and combines either a 4TB, 8TB or 16TB IronWolf Pro hard drive
by William Min ·Posted 05/19/2020
Expand your storage and take it with you, with the Samsung T7 Portable SSD. Available in 500GB, 1TB, and 2TB variants, the T7 doesn’t just provide ample storage—it is also built for speed. The T7 offers data-transfer speeds of up to 1050 MB/s, thanks to its internal NVMe PCIe SSD and its USB 3.2 Gen 2 interface. This allows you to transfer data and media files quickly from your computer to the T7 and vice versa. The T7 also features
by Steven Wong ·Posted 04/24/2020
Equipping your computer or video game console with a fast solid-state drive (SSD) can significantly transform your experience when it comes to video editing, gaming, and other demanding tasks. In addition to reducing applications and levels load times, SSDs offer better durability than mechanical spinning hard drives, but have considerably less capacity. The WD Blue 3D NAND SATA SSDs help to narrow the capacity gap by offering 2.5"