Big Applications for NVME in 2019

It’s been a few years since our last article about NVME SSDs, and the technology has both matured and come down in price. Now, we can use higher capacities of NVME SSD in applications and workflows without having to break the piggy bank.

Do I Need An NVME SSD For Gaming?

If you’re a gamer, you may have heard of something called NVME, and you might not be sure if it’s a good idea for your PC. NVME is a protocol of an M.2 SSD (or Solid State Drive) that is no bigger than a stick of gum. We’ll go into further detail about the protocol, it’s applications, and if it’s a good idea for gaming.

How Good Are SSDs?

Samsung 840 EVO 120GB SATA SSD

When it comes to super-fast storage, there’s a few options, including SATA SSDs, M.2 SSDs, and PCI-E SSDs, in order of increasing speed.