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Old 06-15-2011, 01:17 AM   #1
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Ssds are pretty damn close to being ram(just a few core differences) and they run fast. Ram is used to hold at a because it's faster than accessing the HDD. Well when ssds are standard and are SUUUPPPPEEERRR fast will ram become obsolete?
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Old 06-15-2011, 07:21 AM   #2
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At the present time SSD's have nothing that is anywhere near RAM in performance, particularly in write times. The day may come when the same technology is used for disk and RAM but that day is still a long way off. I expect that that technology will be nothing like the current SSD's.
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