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OCZ Technology Agility 2 240GB Solid State Disk - Benchmarks - Everest Random Access Time

As prices continue to drop on SandForce drives, more enthusiasts are starting to look at higher capacity models. Today Chris takes a look at a large OCZ Agility 2.

| SSDs in Storage | Posted: Jul 8, 2010 3:56 pm
TweakTown Rating: 92%      Manufacturer: OCZ Technology

Everest Random Access Time

 

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Everest Ultimate and Corporate Edition offer several different benchmarks for testing and optimizing your system or network. The Random Access test is one of very few if not only that will measure hard drives random access times in hundredths of milliseconds as oppose to tens of milliseconds.

 

Drives with only one or two tests displayed in write the write test mean that they have failed the test and their Maximum and possibly their Average Scores were very high after the cached fills. This usually happens only with controllers manufactured by JMicron.

 

Read Tests

 

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Access times play more of a role in how fast your computer responds than read and write transfer rate numbers. Here we see that the OCZ Agility 2 is on par with other SandForce drives we have tested. In comparison we have also shown the access times for the fastest consumer platter drive. The access times for SSDs are far better than this 10,000 RPM drive and that is why your computer with an SSD feels so fast.

 

Write Tests

 

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The Agility 2's write access times are also very low. Here we see once again the massive difference between the sole platter drive on our chart and the SSDs.

 

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