SSD Drive Full Form and Meaning in Computer

What is the Full Form of SSD?

SSD Long Form: “Solid State Drive

What does Solid State Drive Mean?

As SSD is Stands for Solid State Drive, means there is no mechanical components as HDD’s. There is no physical spinning disks and movable head used in Hard Disk Drive(HDD).

A Solid State Drive is a computer storage device that uses Integrated Circuit(IC) to store data.

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Unlike HDD, Solid State Drives are typically more resistant, run silently and faster than HDD. Since, SSD’S have no mechanical components so they consume much less power than HDD’S

SSDs are more expensive than HDDs.

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