YouTube Spotlight: SSD Flash Memory - MLC, TLC and SLC by Techquickie
So what is the difference between MLC, TLC and SLC SSDs? Check the video to hear Linus explain the differences. While MLC and SLC might have more write cycles, during torture testing it has been found that TLC SSD drives will easily last over 10 years for normal users before they would ever run out of write cycles. At the end of the day it all comes down to budget.