What does SSD stand for?

Solid State Drive

SSD means solid state drive. It is an acronym for a mass storage device similar to the hard disk drive.

The SSD does not have any moving parts like a HDD. It stores data using flash memory, enabling it to access data faster than an HDD.


I'd like to get a SSD but it costs too much right now so I'll settle for a hard disk drive
A 2.5" solid state drive
A 2.5" solid state drive

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Updated July 7, 2016

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