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Windows 7: Do SSD Drives become fragmented?

12 Apr 2011   #1
PwnFrnzy

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
 
 
Do SSD Drives become fragmented?

The question says it all. I have noticed a large growth in the use of SSD drives instead of Hard Disk Drives due to the boost of speed and now wounder: Do SSD Drives become fragmented like Hard Disk Drives?


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12 Apr 2011   #2
Stormkitty

7x64 SP1
 
 

No, an SSD will never become fragmented and will never need to be defragmented. This is because flash memory access is uniformally instant no matter where the page is from on the device.
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