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Crucial M550 128GB SSD Review

By: Chris Ramseyer | SSDs in Storage | Posted: Mar 19, 2014 11:07 pm
TweakTown Rating: 93%Manufacturer: Crucial

AIDA64 Random Access Time

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.60

Developer Homepage: http://www.aida64.com

Product Homepage: http://www.aida64.com

 

 

AIDA64 offers several different benchmarks for testing and optimizing your system or network. The Random Access test is one of very few, if not the only, that will measure hard drives' random access times in hundredths of milliseconds as oppose to tens of milliseconds.

 

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The read latency is steady and very low compared to mechanical HDDs.

 

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Write latency is also very low compared to mechanical HDDs but higher than some of the other SSDs. This can become an issue when working the drive hard or in RAID arrays where you want consistent latency.

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