Solid State Drive vs. Hard Disk Drive: Which is Better for You?
Many customers ask me what is the difference between a Solid State Drive and a more traditional Hard Disk Drive. There is an interesting article on crucial.com that gives a good comparison. Take a look... http://uk.crucial.com/gbr/en/learn-with-crucial/about-ssd/ssd-vs-hdd
Essentially SSD's are faster but capacities are currently smaller, HDD's are well proven technology and typically have larger capacity for your money, but are slower