Quote: Originally Posted by MatthewHirst
Is it true you can only write to it so many times before it collapses? Is this covered by warrenty?
It's also true of ordinary HDDs.
The question is how many.
Answer: more than you think or will likely need in the next 10 years.
They are warrantied by time, not number of writes.
The so-called "problem" with over-writing is grossly over-exaggerated for any normal usage profile.