WD Green vs Blue SSD
The SSD competition has heated up over the course of the last few years. For the longest time, the solid state drive space was dominated by Samsung. With falling NAND prices, several other competitors including Western Digital have been able to enter the market.
Western Digital has two consumer grade 2.5 inch drives, the WD Green solid state drive, and the WD Blue solid state drives. When shopping for consumer hardware, price should not be the only deciding factor. While saving money is always a plus, inferior hardware can lead to data loss.
In this post, we aim to cover the differences between the WD Blue SSD and the WD Green SSD. We have provided a cheat sheet, technical specifications, and some text highlighting the key differences below.
This article covers the WD Blue vs Green SSD only.