Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,372 Reviews & Articles | 40,352 News Posts
TRENDING NOW: SanDisk unveils huge 200GB microSD card for Android devices

PNY Prevail Elite 240GB SSD Review - Benchmarks - Test System Setup and ATTO Baseline Performance

PNY Prevail Elite 240GB SSD Review
With all the talk about TLC, 20nm and other new forms of flash that reduce the number of P/E cycles - it's nice to see one company fight against the flow. PNY's Prevail Elite is a 10K P/E cycle SSD that uses a LSI SF-2200 Series controller.
By: | SSDs in Storage | Posted: May 10, 2013 11:01 pm
TweakTown Rating: 94%Manufacturer: PNY

Desktop Test System

 

pny_prevail_elite_240gb_ssd_review_50

 

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.

 

pny_prevail_elite_240gb_ssd_review_51

 

The Prevail Elite 240GB with a SF-2281 controller and MLC flash produces typical SandForce consumer performance numbers. We achieved 557MB/s read and 535MB/s write speeds in ATTO.

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