Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,419 Reviews & Articles | 42,815 News Posts
TRENDING NOW: NVIDIA acquires Valve, announces Half-Life 3 release for 2016

Corsair Force GT (2012) 240GB SSD Review - Benchmarks - HD Tune Pro

With little variation in the market we go gaga when something comes along that's different. Designed on a myth, built by enthusiasts and sold like any other SSD, this one is truly different.

By: | SSDs in Storage | Posted: Sep 6, 2012 5:37 am
TweakTown Rating: 94%Manufacturer: Corsair

HD Tune Pro

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 4.00

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

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

 

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

Temperature display

 

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.

 

 

corsair_force_gt_2012_240gb_ssd_review_16

 

The keyword in all of this is intense loads. We'll add to that a little later in this review. To be honest, the performance difference under typical benchmarks is like splitting hairs. There isn't a difference until we really get the drives under load, at least for the difference between the Force and Force GS.

 

corsair_force_gt_2012_240gb_ssd_review_17

 

Incompressible data performance is also a bit higher with the Force GT 32 chip design, but we'll have to wait for those tests which appear a little later on in this review.

 

In HD Tune Pro, we see the read and write performance you would expect from a well put together SandForce based SSD.

Click the banner below to learn more about SanDisk SSDs:

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Storage content at our Storage reviews, guides and articles index page.

Do you get our RSS feed? Get It!

Got an opinion on this content? Post a comment below!

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases
Subscribe to our Newsletter
Or Scroll Up Or Down