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ASRock Z75 Pro3 (Intel Z75) Motherboard Review - SSD Benchmarks

We have a look at our first Intel Z75 based motherboard and see how it differs to the Z77 chipset from a performance point of view.

| Socket LGA 1155 in Motherboards | Posted: Aug 1, 2012 5:34 am
TweakTown Rating: 87%Manufacturer: ASRock

AIDA64

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.70.1400

Developer Homepage: http://www.aida64.com

Product Homepage: http://www.AIDA64.com

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Replacing Everest in our labs is AIDA64. This new testing suite is from the core development team from Lavalys and continues that tradition. The guys have thrown in better support for multithreaded CPUs as well as full 64 bit support. We use this to test memory and HDDs for now, but may find ourselves opening this up to other areas of the motherboard.

 

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HD Tune Pro

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 4.61

Developer Homepage: http://www.hdtune.com

Product Homepage: http://www.hdtune.com

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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.

 

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SSD performance on the Z75 Pro3 is extremely strong and you can see under HD Tune Pro we don't get that dip to the 380 MB/s mark like we saw out of the ASRock Z77 Pro3 and the ASUS P8Z77-I Deluxe we recently looked at.

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