Users have growing requirement for computer operating efficiency, and no matter PC or server, the hardware configuration has been greatly improved. As the most classical hard drive for promoting computer hardware configuration, SSD has undoubtedly brought computer users with extraordinary experience of great data transmitting speed. But I believe most computer users have already realized the problem of SSD – partition align problem.
Partition align is to match the minimum 4KB allocate unit of operating system with the 4KB size page in SSD. Thus, every time operating system writes a 4KB data in, it only needs to write in one page. If the partitions are not aligned, operating system will write in two pages every single time, so the data write-in rate is reduced. Hence, partition align is a significant operation to promote SSD performance.
Partition align for SSD
Partition align seems a difficult operation to realize. However, in the beginning, to align partition is not an easy thing, but with the development of software technology, some excellent partition management software starts supporting SSD management now. As long as we employ a piece of professional partition management software which is able to realize partition align for SSD, we can easily align partition in SSD. In fact, MiniTool Partition Wizard is exactly the one we need.
Powerful SSD partition management software
MiniTool Partition Wizard is a professional partition management software which perfectly supports SSD partition management. It's not only stable and powerful, but also very easy-to-use. After we download and install MiniTool Partition Wizard, we can launch it to enter the main interface: