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Lenovo (Toshiba OEM) THNS128GG4BAAA 128GB Solid State Drive - Benchmarks - PCMark Vantage Hard Disk Tests

The highest selling SSDs are not always what you might expect. Today we look at one of the most common and least reviewed SSDs on the market.

| SSDs in Storage | Posted: Sep 14, 2010 4:10 pm
Manufacturer: Lenovo

PCMark Vantage - Hard Disk Tests

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.0.0
Developer Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com
Product Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com/benchmarks/pcmark-vantage/
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PCMark Vantage is the first objective hardware performance benchmark for PCs running 32 and 64 bit versions of Microsoft Windows Vista. PCMark Vantage is perfectly suited for benchmarking any type of Microsoft Windows Vista PC from multimedia home entertainment systems and laptops to dedicated workstations and high-end gaming rigs. Regardless of whether the benchmarker is an artist or an IT Professional, PCMark Vantage shows the user where their system soars or falls flat, and how to get the most performance possible out of their hardware. PCMark Vantage is easy enough for even the most casual enthusiast to use yet supports in-depth, professional industry grade testing.

 

FutureMark has developed a good set of hard disk tests for their PCMark Vantage Suite. Windows users can count on Vantage to show them how a drive will perform in normal day to day usage scenarios. For most users these are the tests that matter since many of the old hat ways to measure performance have become ineffective to measure true Windows performance.

 

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HDD1 - Windows Defender
HDD2 - Gaming
HDD3 - Windows Photo Gallery
HDD4 - Vista Startup
HDD5 - Windows Movie Maker
HDD6 - Windows Media Center
HDD7 - Windows Media Player
HDD8 - Application Loading

 

Vantage allows us to look at the tasks that we all perform daily on our notebooks and PCs. Granted, the W701ds isn't your typical Facebook surfing machine, but the daily grind is in many ways the same for all of us. Specialized applications may require additional performance and that is one of the reasons why the W701ds has an additional HDD bay.

 

Here we see solid performance, but a simple upgrade to something SandForce based will allow just about every task to be performed faster.

 

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