I’ll review the characteristics of external drives and include a couple of specific recommendations.
While the technology continues to improve, the fact is that flash memory has a limited number of times it can be written to. It can, in fact, wear out.
I see the appeal of slipping a little SD card into the slot of your computer for backups, but the safety of your precious data on that card has me worried!
The difference between the various types of things we might call “memory” is a fundamental concept that’s often confused. I’ll review the basics.
The thing to consider is: what do we love most about solid state drives, and conversely, what would we worry about?
When it comes to things like memory and RAM, more is always better. But you may not need additional RAM just yet.
When the power goes out, data loss can happen. Fortunately, it’s not more prevalent for Solid State Drives. No matter what kind of a drive you get, you should always protect yourself.
Upgrading a computer can be a lot of work, is going to cost some money, and depends on your needs. I’ll show you where to start.