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HDD "interactive" benchmark results

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See subject-line/title above, & URL's below:

I found a couple of these online over time, & they may be of interest to you (as a reference @ the very least).

Each contains several benchmarks types & tests in each to compare, are simple to use, & VERY COMPREHENSIVE (in the # of disks tested & compared AND variations of tests used):

Tom's Hardware Pages "interactive" disk benchmarks comparisons results page:

http://www23.tomshardware.com/storage.html?modelx=33&model1=280&model2=138&chart=33

&

Storage Review's "interactive" DiskDrive leaderboard:

http://www.storagereview.com/comparison.html

:)

* Disks aren't usually a BIG "topic of discussion" here (well, not as big as CPU &/or Vidcards @ least, imo), but still... these are neat, imo @ least!

APK

P.S.-> Enjoy, & hope you find them useful... apk
 
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If you guys know of more sites like this? Please...

Do post them up...

:)

* I, for one, find them useful as references... & just for general curiousity satisfaction!

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well, use as referance, but take them with a grain of salt, they usualy dont take in to account variation in chipset performance or manufacturers pcb design in to account, so milage might varie,

you wouldnt belive that things affect hard drive speeds,
 
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Aevum said:
well, use as referance, but take them with a grain of salt, they usualy dont take in to account variation in chipset performance or manufacturers pcb design in to account, so milage might varie
Excellent set of points, I concede 110%...

:)

* "I stand corrected" or rather, imcomplete in my data/assumptions!

APK

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Aevum said:
you wouldnt belive that things affect hard drive speeds,
Greatest point of all, & I do believe (and am aware of it)... apk