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M1 Macs Are Apparently Wearing Out SSDs Faster Than Expected

2 days ago   |   By Ubergizmo

One of the main reasons people choose SSDs over regular HDDs apart from speed is durability. This is because unlike regular HDDs that rely on spinning platters, SSDs have no moving components which means that technically, they should last longer than regular HDDs, but that might not be the case for Apple's M1 computers. According to user reports, it seems that Apple's M1 Macs are wearing out their SSDs at a faster rate than expected. This is because on reports by several users in which they show that the write counts for their M1 SSDs to be kind of on the high side for a computer that's...
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