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Plextor PX-M5S 256GB Solid State Drive Review - Benchmarks - AIDA64 Random Access Time

By: Chris Ramseyer | SSDs in Storage | Posted: Jul 23, 2012 2:21 pm
TweakTown Rating: 88%Manufacturer: Plextor

AIDA64 Random Access Time


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AIDA64 offers 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 the write test mean that they have failed the test and their Maximum and possibly their Average Scores were very high after the cache fills. This usually happens only with controllers manufactured by JMicron and Toshiba.




The read access time for the new M5S stays around .05 milliseconds and mimics the results we achieved with the M3 Pro.




The write latency is just a hair more than the preview generation products from Plextor, but still much quicker than the Crucial m4 and Team LSI SandForce products.

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