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Monster Digital Daytona 240GB SSD Review - Benchmarks - Power Testing

Monster Digital Daytona 240GB SSD Review

We finally received TRIM enabled firmware for the Daytona, a SSD we've had for several months. The late firmware was just the start of issues that surround the Daytona and the sum of all of these problems lead us to question anyone buying a SSD from Monster Digital.

| SSDs in Storage | Posted: Mar 7, 2013 3:10 pm
TweakTown Rating: 58%      Manufacturer: Monster Digital

Bapco MobileMark 2012 1.5

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 2012 1.5

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

Test Homepage: http://www.bapco.com

 

MobileMark 2012 1.5 is an application-based benchmark that reflects usage patterns of business users in the areas of office productivity, media creation and media consumption. Unlike benchmarks that only measure battery life, MobileMark 2012 measures battery life and performance simultaneously, showing how well a system design addresses the inherent tradeoffs between performance and power management.

 

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Daytona does much better than we expected in our notebook power test. The performance was around the middle of modern SSDs and within a few seconds away from the Intel 520.

 

 

PCMark Vantage HDD Test - Power Draw

 

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Here we see a trace of the power use in PCMark Vantage's HDD tests.

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