HD Tune Pro
Version and / or Patch Used: 3.00
Developer Homepage: http://www.efdsoftware.com/
Product Homepage: http://www.hdtune.com/>
HD Tune is a Hard Disk utility which has the following functions:
- Benchmark: measures the performance
- Info: shows detailed information
- Health: checks the health status by using SMART
- Error Scan: scans the surface for errors
- Temperature display
HD Tune Pro gives us accurate read, write and access time results and for the last couple of years has been gaining popularity amongst reviewers. It is now considered a must have application for storage device testing.
Samsung SATA-II on Areca
As you can see, the Super Talent MasterDrive MX and Samsung SATA-II drive are very close performance wise. The main difference between these two drives is that the 60GB MasterDrive MX costs the same as the 32GB Samsung SATA-II. Both drives leave the Western Digital Raptor 150GB in the dust.