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What is Intel® Optane™?

If a computer has a hard drive with Intel® Optane™ technology, that means it combines the speed of Solid State Drives with the storage capacity of HDD models. What you end up with is a computer that loads up your games and programs in record time, with enough space and memory to hold all of your favourites.

What is Intel® Optane™ technology?

Without getting into the nitty gritty, PCs and laptops with Intel® Optane™ tech packs in loads of memory in a small space. This extra storage won’t slow things down either, as it’s specially designed to perform at high speeds.

Models with Intel® Optane™ technology, like this Lenovo Legion Gaming Laptop, bridge the gap between large HDD hard drives and the super speedy SSD ones, putting you in the fast lane.

What is Intel® Optane™ technology good for?

Computers with Intel® Optane™ technology get the benefits of both HDD and SSD drives, without it ending up too slow or getting too expensive. The end result is a model that’s quick to boot up with enough storage for all your games and photos.

Any gamers out there will see a laptop with Intel® Optane™ tech as a neat bit of kit to own. They’ll have plenty of room for all your favourite games and the loading times will be a lot shorter – so you’re back in the game sooner than ever. Away from gaming, if you like having all your files, photos and videos saved on your computer, Intel® Optane™ tech means you won’t experience any slowdowns so you’ll always be ready.

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