A compute Disk

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A Computer Disk

Firstly lets start with the computer drive. A computer drive is a disk that is capable of storing and reading information. The picture is an example of different drives listed in Microsoft. The old computer drive has a fan built in so that when it heats up it will cool down.

How do drives work?

Hard Disk Working | How does a hard disk work | Hard Drive

A more modern drive

A traditional hard disk drive consists of a spinning disk with a read/write head on a mechanical arm. An SSD, on the other hand, has an array of semiconductor memory organized as a disk drive, using integrated circuits rather than magnetic or optical storage media.

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