Benchmarks - Content
Photo Album - All reads - wide distribution of sizes
Office Productivity -
Content Creation - 95% writes; 1k, 4k & little reads; Writes up to 64kB
Reading and writing small blocks of data is easily the most difficult thing for a NAS server to do. Small files, like individual pictures, can take several times longer to read and write than say video files.
Once again we see the two NAS servers performing nearly the same.