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SuperSSpeed S301 Hyper Gold SLC Enterprise SSD Review - 128K Sequential Read/Write

SuperSSpeed S301 Hyper Gold SLC Enterprise SSD Review

The SuperSSpeed Hyper Gold SLC SSD typically competes in the consumer market. With a great price point and impressive endurance from its SLC NAND, the S301 has great crossover appeal. Today we test the S301 against the current heavyweights in the enterprise SSD market.

| SSDs in IT/Datacenter | Posted: Apr 19, 2013 4:25 pm
TweakTown Rating: 92%      Manufacturer: Richmax Technology

128K Sequential Read/Write

 

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The 128K sequential speeds reflect the maximum sequential throughput of the SSD using a realistic file size actually encountered in an enterprise scenario.

 

The SuperSSpeed S301 flies high with the SAS-powered Optimus, averaging 531MB/s in 128K sequential read speed at QD256.

 

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The SuperSSpeed S301 suffers its first loss in a write test with the 128K sequential write test. The S301 falls below the Optimus, averaging 479MB/s.

 

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The SuperSSpeed S301 again manages good marks in heavier write workloads in steady state conditions.

 

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The SuperSSpeed S301 provided 1,146,315 I/Os (99.9%) in the 60-80ms range.

 

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The SuperSSpeed S301 averages 3.5 Watts during the precondition run.

 

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The SuperSSpeed S301 provides an excellent 136 MB/s per Watt.

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