Bits & Bytes: Larry O’Connor, Founder of OWC & answers: “Why SSD internal drives?”

We heard a rumor that internal SSD drives run too hot for our computers and could possibly damage the logic board. Larry O’Connor, Founder of Other World Computing (OWC) and guru behind disagrees.

Part One of his interview defines the difference between SSD’s and HDD drives and gives a plausible argument for why it might be worth spending the extra bucks for the SSD solution:

Part Two discusses the rumored (actually not true) heat issues with SSD’s:

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