SSD Power Consumption
Why more and more people are choosing SSD instead of HDD?
With the prices of solid-state drives (SSDs) going down, more and more people are switching from their trusty old hard disk drives (HDDs) to SSDs. Here are the most common reasons why people make the switch:
Much less heat is produced by SSD compared to HDD
On average laptop`s battery will last 40% longer with SSD. If it was 2 hours with HDD then it would be almost 4 hours with SSD.
So far, a lot of people only know these three benefits of SSDs. There is, however, one more aspect that makes SSDs shine that not a lot of people have looked into: SSD Power Consumption. SSD power consumption turns out to be significantly lower than HDD power consumption. Here’s what that would mean for people who are contemplating on switching to SSD: