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Silicon Power 64GB eSATA / USB Portable SSD - Benchmarks - HD Tune Pro

DVNation sent over a great piece of kit. We look at the Silicon Power eSATA/USB SSD which provides more flexibility and speed than usual USB drives.

| Enclosures/Externals in Storage | Posted: Jun 12, 2009 7:35 am
TweakTown Rating: 89%Manufacturer: Silicon Power

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

 

Silicon Power Portable eSATA/USB SSD II Portable Drive

 

The data access pattern shown in HD Tune Pro shows that the drive is very fast at reading data.

 

Write Tests

 

Silicon Power Portable eSATA/USB SSD II Portable Drive

 

Here we see the drive showing the same results that we were getting from 2.5" MLC SSDs 6 months ago. These are very good results for a portable drive when compared to standard USB thumb drives.

 

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