The concept of dynamic disk and basic disk are introduced since Windows 2000. The biggest difference lies in the supported operating system. Basic disk is supported by all versions of Windows OS and even DOS, while dynamic disk is supported by only some of them.
In fact, a dynamic disk is regarded as an enhanced form of data storage on computer. Compared to basic disk, it has many advantages and is equipped with more features. For instance, it offers more management flexibility. Besides, dynamic disks can contain an unlimited number of volumes, it also supports a volume whose capacity is formed by space on different disks.Read more »