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Does a Ram Disk Really Reduce SSD Writes?

Last response: in Storage
June 16, 2012 11:19:50 PM

I am test RamDisk Plus -Ver 12. I have a couple of RAM drives set up for Page File, Browser Cache and Win 7 Temp Files. The question is for those who can confirm that writing to RAM disks really do reduce writes to SSD drives. And, The answer is?
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June 17, 2012 3:24:07 AM

A ramdisk should reduce writes to whatever drive you have, but you really should not worry about writes to an SSD. I use a few SSDs as scratch disks for video work and after many many terabytes of writes they show no degradation on any tests that I have run.