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Solidata X2-128 MLC 2.5-inch Solid State Disk - Benchmarks - HD Tune Pro

An MLC drive that is supposedly faster than Intel's SSD? - Let's take a look and see for sure.

| SSDs in Storage | Posted: Apr 5, 2009 2:58 pm
TweakTown Rating: 79%      Manufacturer: Solidata

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.

 

 

Read Tests

 

Solidata X2-128 MLC 2.5-inch SSD

 

Our synthetic STR test shows that the Solidata X2-128 lags behind the Intel X25-M by a small margin, but it is still the second fastest SSD we have tested to date.

 

Write Tests

 

Solidata X2-128 MLC 2.5-inch SSD

 

The Solidata X2-128 achieved the fastest write maximum we have ever seen in a SATA based drive ever. After 20% of the test, the drive starts to trail off. Here you can see where the minimum score really hurts the drives average score.

 

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