Storage Devices

Learn about the different types of storage devices


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Hard Drive

The hard drive is the computer's main storage media device that permanently stores all data on the computer. The hard drive was first introduced on September 13, 1956 and has one or more hard drive platters inside of air sealed casing.

Floppy Disk

A Floppy Disk Drive, or FDD or FD for short, is a computer disk drive that enables a user to save data to removable diskettes. Other writable discs, and flash drives.

CD-ROM disk

CD-ROM disk is short for Compact Disc-Read Only Memory. CD-ROM drives or optical drives are CD players inside computers that can have speeds in the range from 1x and beyond, and have the capability of playing audio CDs and computer data CDs. Below is a picture of the front and back of a standard CD-ROM drive.