Is Your SSD FAST Enough?

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  • @techquickie So if I buy a Samsung 1 TB EVO 970 Plus m.2 NVMe to pair with my x570 board, Ryzen 7 3700x w 32 GB of DDR4 3600 G-Skill Trident Z Neo RAM I won't get any faster transfer speeds than 600 MB/s? (SATA 3) Or faster/more IOPS in such that responsiveness is noticeable? Serious question. I would think that buying this type of hardware would allow for the full use of MVMe. Or at least enough of it to be a much better choice than SATA 3.

    JustinJustin5 gün önce
  • Before i start the video. Even though i have an nvme i am gonna say no it's not fast enough.

    VectorVictorRLVectorVictorRL7 gün önce
  • Why my ssd locked bt ata password. My question is my ssd us still can repair? Sorry for my bad english

    ordi lahatordi lahat20 gün önce
  • who the fuck is dr lisa?

    Ryan HiemstraRyan Hiemstra22 gün önce
  • Ssd requirement for u: Have DRAM and it is an TLC 3D Nand

    Infinite StratosInfinite Stratos26 gün önce
  • I put a Kingston A400 in my pc today....about time I upgraded from HDD

    MOABMOAB27 gün önce
  • I have tested in my lenovo laptop and lenovo desktop. Laptop i3-4030u and 8 gb ram. Desktop i7-8700 and 24gb 2666 ram. Hdd 7200rpm, nvme 2gb read, 1gb write capacity. I have copied 26gb one single file on each drive and also laptop which has kingston sata sdd. Then I have copied 26gb file from one folder to another. So I saw hdd 7200rpm reached 110mb/s, ssd nvme 500gb/s and sata ssd on laptop 130mb/s which has 530mb/s read and 450mb/s capacity. So I think the problem is not on the ssd drives but bus communication capacity is the bottleneck. I use b360 type mainboard on the desktop but I don’t know the mainboard type in laptop.

    Avni ErbeyAvni Erbey27 gün önce
  • An "RGB HEADPHONE STAND", really important!

    Uche OfiaUche OfiaAylar önce
  • SATA3 is definitely good enough for most people. If its for your OS or big games the difference between a SATA HDD and SSD is night and day, but the speed gain on faster methods becomes negligible. Because when going from HDD to SSD and the difference goes from half a minute to five seconds it is obvious and noticeable, but when it already loads in like five seconds you're not going to care or notice one second less.

    Orbus GOrbus GAylar önce
  • Has iPad 2 got an SSD?

    Wilbycat48Wilbycat48Aylar önce
  • My ssd is is a kingston 120 gb so no

    GamingDragon46 •GamingDragon46 •Aylar önce
  • Early SSD's are not faster universally than HDD's. My early adopter Intel SSD (80gb) got 95 mb/s write speed vs 100 mb/s for a hard drive, although read speeds where 260 mb/s and random read/write was far faster.

    John DoeJohn DoeAylar önce
  • Some games need SSD not for loading screens, but for loading the world/textures as you move and it does make a difference, specially with all these unoptimized games we are getting

    Sagara SousukeSagara SousukeAylar önce
  • linus your content is great but you have whole space free your jokes are not fine and funny thats it.

    Willi GoWilli GoAylar önce
  • Ah yes, my favorite SSD brand, *S P E E D*

    SpikySpikyAylar önce
  • Ssd surely can cut loading time 🕒⏰⌚

    hyou zan renhyou zan renAylar önce
  • I have never sub, but this video made me a believer. Thank you for a great explanation.

    Chris GirouardChris GirouardAylar önce
  • Will a Second ssd Increase Computer Speed ? Curent with os on samsung evo 860, i want a second one m2 ngff 250 xpg 800/1200

    Senzatii tariSenzatii tariAylar önce
  • As someone who has an NVME SSD (and previously used sata ssd's as well) I actually feel like the performance uplift in terms of loading times got noticeably better, and turn time waiting in games like Civ 6 and Total War were lowered as well. Of course, I didn't actually benchmark these results so maybe it's placebo effect XD

    Pandalife92Pandalife922 aylar önce
  • hell, the access time is enough for me to switch. That pause..the perpetual pauses...from a HDD compared to the nearly instant file access on an SSD was night and day. That alone is enough to make the change to SSD. We have budget SSD's and for our home use, we really dont need anything faster. Our desktops boot in less than 20 seconds and thats counting bios and windows. Plenty fast.

    Johnny SilverFootJohnny SilverFoot2 aylar önce
  • Guys I don't think my 970 pro is fast enough

    Zecky_DeckyZecky_Decky2 aylar önce
  • This video helped a lot! Thanks Linus.

    Zshan IsaqZshan Isaq2 aylar önce
  • well this is my first using my nvme and it really help squezzing all my cpu power, it felt like i bought new computer, i can see now truly what can this cpu do, of course in games, WHILE not using your hard drive and play, you wont notice diference but shorter load times, bbbuuuut, if you are like installing or descomprenssing even downloading at high speed, it just make the computer useless, it wont respond as is have run out of ram or cpu be thermal throthling at 300 C degrees. so do yourselves a favor and buy an ssd if ony hvae hdd with a modern cpu

    Aldo ValadezAldo Valadez2 aylar önce
  • My hdd 1tb is 5 times slower than Samsung ssd840 pro (240-256gb😅) 840 pro is 4 times slower than Samsung ssd 960 evo/250gb

    Kazuto KirigayaKazuto Kirigaya2 aylar önce
  • Linus, Great info. I love all your videos. You and your guys are the best. You have an awesome setup and love your whole setup and ideas. You are the man.

    Mitch GaarMitch Gaar2 aylar önce
  • Got a Samsung 840 Pro 256GB - built new pc for wife with nvme - both pc's boot around 6 seconds. Don't see the need for $$$ nvme.

    Josh BrobudJosh Brobud2 aylar önce
  • My ssd is 6gb/sec i wonder how fast it is then hdd

    Fahad KhanFahad Khan3 aylar önce
  • i put windows 10 on a low power 5400rpm , Its so SAD normal HDD speed is 7200rpm

    Ahmed KathradaAhmed Kathrada3 aylar önce
  • I'm a meme merchant. My computing experience is always 10 times more enjoyable.

    VV3 aylar önce
  • Why do computers NOT seem faster even though they have gotten faster?

    Jason C.Jason C.3 aylar önce
  • Why can't we get 3.5 inch ssd's for high capacity storage

    Matthew ArcherMatthew Archer3 aylar önce
  • we need speed of light ssd. jk.

    Juneao AlfredJuneao Alfred3 aylar önce
  • At 1:59 to 2:12 the HDD read/write head had some weird phasing ability that allowed it to phase through the platter mount.

    Davin PihlajasaariDavin Pihlajasaari3 aylar önce
  • Im moving some big things too.. But its not Part of an Computer ...

    Windows 8.1Windows 8.13 aylar önce
  • Why would RAM be a bottleneck? Even a 2133MHz DDR4 is many times faster than the highest-end NVMe SSD.

    Eli MalinskyEli Malinsky3 aylar önce
  • IOPS are generally the most important, but then you try to load a level in Asgard's Wrath... nVME SSD basically becomes a system requirement.

    invidious07invidious073 aylar önce
  • NVMe coupled with parallel computing (eight threads or better) is all you need today. *JUST GET NVMe!* Covers all your bases.

    athews1976athews19763 aylar önce
  • help my dad installed fortnite im using his account to post this I play minecraft edit replaced footnote with fortnite

    Michael RabyMichael Raby3 aylar önce
  • Also, more bits of data per cell, fewer writes before cell death. Longevity is not mentioned Linus..

    Jake BrittonJake Britton3 aylar önce
  • Change my mind... RGB Headphone stand is more important than SSD's 😂😂

    Ebubekir İnalEbubekir İnal3 aylar önce
    • @Kustu 1 had 128+1TB+2TB external. Now 256GB NVME, 960GB SATA 3 in my laptop and 2 External 2TB + 1TB :) But actually I played detroit on my 960gb sasta 3 crucial ssd and I took some errors. I hope it is not because of the ssd. But actually i moved the game to 256gb samsung 960evo nvme and i didnt face with same issue. I hope it is coincidence :/

      Ebubekir İnalEbubekir İnalAylar önce
    • @Ebubekir İnal I have 480GB SSD as my boot drive, and my most played games are on there. +I have 1TB HDD for videos and games I don't play so often.

      KustuKustuAylar önce
    • @Kustu I've upgraded my 128gb ssd +1TB HDD to 256GB nvme and 960GB Sata3 SSD bro :)

      Ebubekir İnalEbubekir İnalAylar önce
    • @Ebubekir İnal Oh okey. Thought that you're one of those who underestimate SSDs, there many of those guys.

      KustuKustuAylar önce
    • @Kustu this is joke bro

      Ebubekir İnalEbubekir İnalAylar önce
  • I'm happy with a 240gb M.2 SSD for boot and main applications then a 1tb normal SSD for reliability as I've had a couple HDDs fail in the past

    PC PetePC Pete4 aylar önce
  • Yes

    KonzzerwaKonzzerwa4 aylar önce
  • why do you have so many earrings?

    Nicholas GaleaNicholas Galea4 aylar önce
  • My STDs are still faster than my SSDs

    Kullat NunuKullat Nunu4 aylar önce
  • i never buy ssd because it a gimmick expensive and i hate it.

    samantha tangsamantha tang4 aylar önce
  • I. Am. Speed

    ProudestSheepProudestSheep4 aylar önce
  • I just want a 5 tb SSD in next Xbox and PlayStation.

    Wrestling FanWrestling Fan4 aylar önce
  • Easy answer: No. Not just because we always want faster. See "Memory Wall".

    Martin NinovMartin Ninov4 aylar önce
  • But.. NVMe drives aren't that much more expensive than SATA drives now adays anyway..

    BloodstainerBloodstainer5 aylar önce
  • what's with linuses voice?

    Sai YelaveSai Yelave5 aylar önce
  • hah I just bought locally an SSD PATRIOT 120GB for special price of 18.99 euro! (it was 24.90 before) and it claims write speeds up to 540MB and read speeds up to 560MB with 3 years warranty! gonna install win10 on it soon, hope it works! :D

    xorkatossxorkatoss5 aylar önce
  • 2:07 platter do not position itself under the head. The head positions itself over the platter. I'm certain you are aware of that.

    Malcolm DavisMalcolm Davis5 aylar önce
  • I like how linus and tech quickie upload 4k videos about computers with high refresh rate, but don't do 60fps on mobile

    Jakobe_BryantGamingJakobe_BryantGaming5 aylar önce
  • I have a question: if we store windows 10 and our games in the ssd, why do we need hdd

    Κωνσταντίνος ΓεωργακόπουλοςΚωνσταντίνος Γεωργακόπουλος5 aylar önce
  • Watching from my pc build with FLOOPY DISK 💾

    Eugene Clark EridaoEugene Clark Eridao5 aylar önce
  • My internet is FAST AF but im not worried about my fuckin ssd. Lmao

    Random Internet PersonRandom Internet Person5 aylar önce
  • Me sitting here without an SSD.

    Patrick BuildsPatrick Builds5 aylar önce
  • I will saving money and buy cheap SSD for headset stand RGB

    Arsyad TaufiqArsyad Taufiq5 aylar önce
  • Damn my head just stoped working at this point of buying the parts for my pc i almost have all the parts i want to buy in my mind but when it comes to this i just dont know what to pick i want the storage to be atleast 1tb yet i want the speed that ssdes have

    AZOOZ mqAZOOZ mq5 aylar önce
  • Witty mention of essential RGB stand at the end...priceless XD

    puck offpuck off5 aylar önce
  • Small addition to the "your money might be better spent on something else" part: this is even true for file system performance, as free RAM will be used as a FS cache. So for many workloads, spending money on memory headroom means more in terms of effective read/write speeds than a faster SSD does.

    Penny LanePenny Lane5 aylar önce
  • is no one going to talk about 6:02? xd

    zetefzetef5 aylar önce
  • Disk drive manufacturer often title the max speed of their products, but everyday uses often do not get into those kind of situations. Moreover, the drive's data throughput is only like a pump for water, and the cable connect the drive to the motherboard is like the river. How fast the CPU / chipset can process the information is like people who need to use water. Either the cable or the CPU could be the bottleneck that can't process enough amount of data regardless how fast the drive can pump it out. Even one has the fastest SSD in the world, that still does not mean the "overall computing experience" is the fastest in the world.

    Ying Chiu LukYing Chiu Luk5 aylar önce
  • I bought an SSD 1 week ago for my aging laptop. And now my laptop just completely died. I'm so sad

    bpbp5 aylar önce
  • yes

    Temmo RijkenTemmo Rijken5 aylar önce
  • hey Linus, please make video about endurance/Terrabytes Written (TBW) of SSD

    Farrel PramonoFarrel Pramono5 aylar önce
  • It's 2019 already. And i still flinch when i hear Linus say againgst. Dunno Y.

    SephCon UnoSephCon Uno5 aylar önce
  • 1TB Corsair MP510 NVMe is slightly cheaper than 1TB Samsung EVO860 SSD though.

    Kenneth ChongKenneth Chong5 aylar önce
  • thumbnail cringe ftw

    manny45629manny456295 aylar önce

    Tjark Robin LübberTjark Robin Lübber5 aylar önce
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