How To Identify An HDD or SSD Drive On A Computer

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How to install an SSD in your LAPTOP

Looking to speed up your laptop? Install a Solid State Drive ( SSD ). That is assuming if you do not have a SSD already and you just have a Hard Disc or Hard Disc Drive. If you are looking for more ways to speed up your Laptop then check out my other video showing you how to swap out your laptop's processor.

10 Tips to Make Your Computer Faster (For Free)

How to make your Windows computer run faster just like new! More Top Lists ▶ Subscribe Here ▶ It seems all too common that whenever we buy a new computer, the computer is so fast at first, but then eventually slows down over time. There are many reasons why your computer and windows might slow down, many of which are preventable and fixable. This video goes over the top 10 best ways to fix your slow computer and get it running new. This includes clearing out startup programs, checking for disk errors, and many more. If you apply all these tips, your computer should really run a lot faster. My Twitter ▶ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬▬

SSD Life Expectancy

SSDs have limited program/erase or P/E cycles. In this video I discuss the life expectancy of SLC, eMLC, MLC and TLC drives, as well as covering wear levelling, over provisioning, and TBW, PWB and DWPD endurance ratings. Note that the data presented in this video was obtained from a great many sources, including all major SSD manufacturers, and was up-to-date as of 25 March 2017. Note also that the second SSD listed in the table of client SSDs at c.6:41 is a Samsung 850 Pro, not a Sandisk 850 Pro (which does not exist). Sorry! :) If you enjoy this video, you may also be interested in the following: Explaining M.2 SSDs: Hard Drive Life Expectancy: The Death of the Hard Drive: Migrating to an SSD: More videos on computing-related topics can be found at: You may also like my ExplainingTheFuture channel at:

How to recover data from a hard drive (stuck heads: buzzing, clicking, etc)

Does your hard drive make a buzzing noise when you turn it on? Or does it make clicking noises or not spin up? Well, in this video I will show you how to fix this fairly common problem which is caused by the drive's heads getting stuck on the platters. You'll definitely need this before starting: In some cases, data recovery software may have to be used. Here is a good one to check out: Stellar Phoenix Windows Data Recovery - Professional Want to be extra safe? You can build a clean air enclosure. Here's a video all about that:

Samsung SSD Upgrade - Huge Performance Improvement Plus How to Install & Benchmark

Hardware: 256GB Samsung SSD in video 1TB Samsung SSD (recommended) 256 PRO Samsung SSD Kobalt Double-drive Screwdriver that I use. I love this screwdriver it even includes torx heads. SSD Cloning: USB to SSD cable adapter I used Download The Samsung migration software to clone your old drive If you aren't using a Samsung SSD check out this kit Installation hardware: Installation kit from the video SSD to desktop installation adapter More SSD installation videos:: My video installing an M.2 SSD into an ultra book Check out my latest video where I install the 840 EVO 1TB in a video editing PC SSD performance: SSD comparison Chart.

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