STORAGE COMPARISONSATA Hard Drive vs. SATA Solid State Drive vs. NVMe Solid State Drive
We ran an in-house speed test of these 3 drives in one of our new laptops. Here are the results:
What is a Traditional Hard Drive?
This is your slowest option but allows for the greatest amount of storage space. Hard drives can store up to 10TB on a single drive. The price per gig is cheapest on a traditional drive. These drives have moving and spinning parts that are constantly in motion and producing heat. They also come in different speed like 7200RPM, 5400RPM, and slower.