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    SSD vs. HDD: What's the Difference?

    This article has a pretty good explanation of the differences and why someone might choose one over the other. Seems like a lot of people wrestle with the decision so this lays it out.
    http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2404258,00.asp

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    Both SSDs and hard drives do the same job: They boot your system, and store your applications and personal files. But each type of storage has its own unique feature set. How do they differ, and why would you want to get one over the other?

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    That's a long article to say get an SSD for your Operating System and an HDD for your big data.

    cheers, Paul

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    Quote Originally Posted by Paul T View Post
    That's a long article to say get an SSD for your Operating System and an HDD for your big data.

    cheers, Paul
    Yup, but the question always seems to come up.

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