For a long time, MBR disk has been the leading disk style. Now, as more and more huge disks are sharing the market, GPT disk is gaining its popularity.
MBR disk supports at most 4 primary partitions or 3 primary partitions plus 1 extended partition, and the maximum disk size can reach to 2TB. Different from MBR disk, GPT disk can recognize at most 128 partitions and the maximum disk size reaches up to 18EB. Besides, the partition table of GPT disk will be automatically backed up, thus, GPT disk owns higher security performance.Read more »