April 25, 2016

Sleep and Hibernate modes differences.

Sleep and hibernate modes are both power saving state. Both has advantages in disadvantages depends on how your situation needed.

To turn your computer in sleep or hibernate just click the Windows logo(start menu) > power > then select sleep or hibernate.

Sleep mode - It hold your work and settings in a memory, but other components of PC are turned off and do not use any power. When you turn on a computer from sleep mode it is quickly resume from your previously left off, everything your doing after turn to sleep mode are all there.

Hibernate mode - It hold your work and setting in your hard drive. It uses less power than sleep. It is like turning off your PC but when you turn-on your computer from hibernate mode it resume from your previously left off including all your open applications, It takes longer to open up because it booting up like normal startup.

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