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Seagate Laptop Ultrathin (ST500LT032) 500GB HDD Review

By: Tyler Bernath | HDDs in Storage | Posted: Jul 26, 2013 2:04 pm
TweakTown Rating: 93%Manufacturer: Seagate

HD Tune Pro


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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 gained popularity amongst reviewers. It is now considered a must have application for storage device testing.





HD Tune read presented us with a peak of 110.1MB/s, putting the Ultrathin right up there with the SSHD. Average and minimum finished at 84.7MB/s and 52MB/s, respectively.




Write performance found the Laptop Ultrathin at 105.8MB/s at its peak with an 81.9MB/s average.

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