cs1101_09A_lec22 - 1 CD and DVD Drive CS1101 - Lec03 2...

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CS1101 - Lec03 2 Solid State Storage Ø Solid-state storage is a nonvolatile, removable storage medium that employs  integrated circuits  (memory chips) rather than magnetic or optical media Ø A solid state storage device contains no moving parts and store data  electronically ² Advantages - Fast speed, small, lightweight - Portable and reliable - Generate less heat and consume     less power ² Disadvantage - Small capacity compared to  traditional storage devices
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CS1101 - Lec03 3 Flash Memory Cards Flash memory – erasable memory chip Portable digital devices such as P DA, MP3 players, cameras and s mart phones use flash memory ca rds Those devices are too small for a ny type of hard drives Available sizes vary from 128 MB up to 16 GB Likely to replace disk and tape sto rage
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CS1101 - Lec03 5 USB Flash Drive What is a USB Flash Drive?
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This note was uploaded on 03/10/2012 for the course CS 1101 taught by Professor Drxue during the Spring '11 term at City University of Hong Kong.

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