About storage devices A storage device is where you can store data on a hard drive, burn it to a disk and the newest one, Solid State Drive (SSD)A storage device can hold information, process information or itcan do both.
MEMORY STICKS Memory sticks are wildly used for easy to use portable devices.The information on memory sticks are stored on ﬂash memory.You can get memory sticks that hold up to 64GB of space. Most people use them for storing Photos, documents and movies.
HARD DISK DRIVE Hard disk drives are commonly used computers and laptops tohold information. For example, it holds, pictures, movies, operatingsystem ﬁles, word processing documents, etc... hard disk drives cango up to 7200-rpm but most are normally 5400-rpm. Hard Drives can hold up to 2TB.
SOLID STATE DRIVE Solid state drives are fairly new and are most common in netbooks. Unlike Hard Disk Drives, solid state drives do not have any moving parts. they are less noisy and and are more money per GB. Solid state drives are a lot faster than hard disk drives because they hold the memory even withoutpower. Solid state drives can hold up to as much as 2TB but it is a lot more money than having a 2TB hard drive.