Solid State Drive Upgrade – MacOS, Windows or Linux Desktops and Laptops

by | Oct 11, 2016 |

Boost Your Current Computer Speed with Super Fast SSD

Do you have an older model laptop computer that doesn’t deliver the performance you’re after?
Breathe new life into your existing computer. Increase your system performance without having to purchase a new laptop.
Simply replace your existing hard drive with an SSD (solid state drive), and realize unimaginable speed to work and play faster.

SSD – Solid State Drive

Solid State Drive Boot Time

  • Traditional Hard Drive Performance Bench Mark 9 (higher is better)
  • Traditional Hard Drive Boot Time (seconds – lower is faster)

SSD Computer Start Up Time (seconds)

Traditional Spinning Hard Drive

Traditional Hard Drive Boot Time

  • SSD (Solid State Drive) Performance Bench Mark (higher is better)
  • SSD (Solid State Drive) Boot Time in Seconds (lower is faster)

Legacy Spinning Drive - Computer Start Up Time (seconds)

RAM Modules

Starting at
$49
  • RAM Pricing

  • +4GB    = $49.99

  • +8GB    = $99.99

  • +16GB  = $149.99

  • +32GB  = $199.99

  • +64GB  = $399.99

  • (Windows x64 bit OS required for over 8GB)

Video Graphics Card

Starting at:
$149
  • Graphics Card Pricing

  • Dedicated Video:

  • +2GB = $149

  • +4GB  = $229.99

  • +8GB  = $349.99

  • (Available for Desktop Computers only)
Attribute SSD (Solid State Drive) HDD (Hard Disk Drive)
Power Draw / Battery Life Less power required, averages 2 – 3 watts, resulting in 30+ minute battery boost!!! More power used, averages 6 – 7 watts and therefore uses more battery power.
Cost More expensive, however prices have dropped to more than affordable.
Less $cost , but dying technology for end-user computers.
Capacity Typically not larger than 1TB for notebook size drives; 4TB max for desktops
Typically around 500GB and 2TB maximum for notebook size drives; 10TB max for desktops – Still good for Data Storage!
Operating System Boot  / Start UpTime Around 10-13 seconds average boot /start up time Around 30-40 seconds average boot/ start up time
Noise There are no moving parts and so no sound! Audible clicks and spinning can constantly  be heard
Vibration No vibration as there are no moving parts The spinning of the platters can sometimes result in vibration
Heat Produced Lower power draw and no moving parts so little heat is produced HDD produce  heat, and will have a measurable amount more heat than an SSD due to moving parts and higher power usage
Failure Rate Mean time between failure rate of 2.0 million hours.Shock and droppage rarly results in failure!
Susceptible to shock and being dropped. Mean time between failure rate of 1.5 million hours.
File Copy / Write Speed Generally above 200 MB/s and up to 550 MB/s for cutting edge SSD’s
The range can be a meager 50 – 120MB / s
Encryption Full Disk Encryption (FDE)Supported on some models Full Disk Encryption (FDE) Supported on some models
File Opening Speed Up to 50% faster than HDD Slower than SSD
Magnetism Affected? An SSD is safe from any effects of magnetism Magnetism can erase data

Call Now for a System Analysis and Recommendation

Normal price $79       Limited Time Offer! $29

(Call for assistance in memory size and system match.)

CALL 310.791.8507  or   email Support@SouthBaySolutions.net