As you fill up your SSD, its controller has to find or create free space in order to move data around for you to write more. This impacts the speed of the SSD and you may notice a slowdown, This function is known as Garbage Collection. PNY SSDs work to optimize the Garbage Collection process to minimize the performance impact however as more space on the SSD is used the more impact it has on the SSD's performance.
Why is my SSD not as fast as it used to be?
Modified on: Thu, 11 Apr, 2019 at 10:39 AM
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