Have you ever wondered what’s inside a USB? You may not have the means or the time to crack open a flash drive and see what’s inside, but we do. Read on as we break down what’s inside a USB flash drive.
Ever since USB was introduced to computers, it has been invading other computer and entertainment devices that had previously been untouchable. Most high definition TVs, for example, are now equipped with USB ports, giving the user the opportunity to play movies without a DVD or Blu-ray player or the option to incorporate the TV into […]
Flash has become an ubiquitous word in anything concerned with memory storage nowadays. The storage format’s reign over the market is evidenced by the increasing number of tablets, smartphones, netbooks, and even solid-state drives (SSDs) equipped with it. NAND Flash memory’s ability to store so much in so little space is, perhaps, the one major […]
When solid state drives and USB flash drives are both known for using NAND flash memory, it’s easy to blur their differences. So while they essentially come from the same family, there are three distinct factors that set them apart: interface, performance and controllers. However, before we get into the differences between SSD and USB […]
These days it’s rare to have a piece of information or a memento that does not have a digital copy. All of our pictures, music, movies, personal and work documents can fit on a few little USB flash drives. While these invaluable digital storage tools are exceptional in convenience and accessibility, it’s these same characteristics […]