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Samsung 840 Pro 512GB SSD Review - Benchmarks - Test System Setup and ATTO Baseline Performance

Samsung 840 Pro 512GB SSD Review

The battle for the enthusiast crown continues. Today Chris finishes the series of the 840 Pro verses Vector in this showdown between the two highest performing enthusiast class SSDs.

| SSDs in Storage | Posted: Mar 8, 2013 4:54 pm
TweakTown Rating: 94%      Manufacturer: Samsung

Desktop Test System

 

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Lenovo W530 - Mobile Workstation

 

 

We use two systems for SSD testing. The desktop runs a majority of the tests and the Lenovo W530 runs the notebook power tests as well as the real-world file transfer benchmark.

 

 

ATTO Baseline Performance

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 2.34

 

ATTO is used by many disk manufacturers to determine the read and write speeds that will be presented to customers.

 

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Our ATTO run scored 840 Pro 512GB at nearly 540MB/s read and nearly 530MB/s write.

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