Solid Memory

By Muhommed Chunara

What is it ?

It is a type of memory made from silicon chips. It stores things electronically instead of magnetically such as spinning hard disks. An example of it is USB flash drives. Nothing moves on it.

Advantages

  • There are no moving parts so they are stronger than other types of memory
  • It is faster than a hard disk drive.
  • It can store 128 GB of data

Disadvantages

  • It is expensive
  • Can transfer viruses from computer to computer