Benchmarks - PCMark 8 Hard Disk Tests
Version and / or Patch Used: 1.0.0
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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.
Futuremark's newest storage test found in PCMark 8 gives us the results in seconds, and all of the drives are very close to each other.
PCMark 8 Storage Bandwidth
In this new advanced test, Q Series Pro is faster than every other drive on the market. As we saw in the benchmarks above though, the SATA III limit means a number of very good SSDs are all very close to each other performance wise.