HD Tune Pro
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
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.
It's no surprise that the sequential speeds are identical to the 2.5" Vertex 2 since both form factors are limited by the SATA bus. Here we see the same speeds that made the Vertex 2 our pick for the 'what to buy in the less than 256GB' category.
The write speeds are also just as high. Here we see the Vertex drives dominating the write speed charts.