How to Check if a Hard Drive Is SSD or HDD on Windows


This wikiHow teaches you how to find out whether the hard drive on your Windows PC is SSD (Solid State Drive) or HDD (Hard Disk Drive).

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This opens the Windows Search bar.

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A list of matching results will appear.

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It’s should be the first search result. This opens the Optimize Drives panel.

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” If you have more than one drive in the computer, they’ll each be listed separately.