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The OS and application data are continually becoming easier to fit on today's platters - why not move it to NAND? - Image courtesy Samsung
Do you need a solid-state drive? Samsung says you do, and here's why

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So how fast are these SSD going to be?
By Byte on 11/16/2006 7:48:41 PM , Rating: 2
Transfer rates seem to peak at about 15MBps and 30 when you dual channel it, which isn't too bad, but current HDD have some pretty insane sustained rates. How are access times?

RE: So how fast are these SSD going to be?
By saratoga on 11/16/2006 8:35:49 PM , Rating: 2
A little slower then main memory.

By mindless1 on 11/22/2006 1:00:52 AM , Rating: 2
A small fraction of main memory, well under 25%

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