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Corsair Force LS 240GB SSD Review - Benchmarks - PCMark 8 Hard Disk Tests

Corsair Force LS 240GB SSD Review
Corsair teamed up with Phison to add another level to the Force brand. The new Force LS uses Phison's S8 controller and Toshiba NAND flash.
| SSDs in Storage | Posted: Oct 8, 2013 1:05 am
TweakTown Rating: 92%Manufacturer: Corsair

Benchmarks - PCMark 8 Hard Disk Tests

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.0.0

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

Product Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com/products/pcmark8

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Note: PCMark 8 Storage benchmark is ideal for testing the performance of SSDs, HDDs and hybrid drives. Using traces recorded from Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office and a selection of popular games, PCMark 8 Storage highlights real-world performance differences between storage devices.

 

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We spend a lot of time looking at performance under a microscope where half a second of time to complete a task is the difference between the best and the worst SSD. PCMark 8 brings it all into perspective.

 

 

PCMark 8 Storage Bandwidth

 

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Here we see the results in MB/s as opposed to seconds to complete a task. The Force Series LS is the slowest drive in the PCMark 8 tests, but looking back at the timed tests, the differences are much lower than we would have imagined before this test went public.

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