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Samsung 850 Pro 1TB SSD Review - The New Performance King - Test System Setup and ATTO Baseline Performance

Samsung 850 Pro 1TB SSD Review - The New Performance King

Utilizing the most advanced NAND structure to date, the Samsung 850 Pro takes SATA past the Extreme. Today Chris gives us his full thoughts in this review. (KRX:005930)

| SSDs in Storage | Posted: Jul 1, 2014 2:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 90%      Manufacturer: Samsung

Desktop Test System

 

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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

 

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We like to use ATTO, the industry standard, to look at baseline performance on a new drive. The sequential read performance of 564 MB/s is one of the highest we've tested on a consumer SATA SSD to date. We achieved 535 MB/s sequential write with the 850 Pro, a little less than we hoped for but still high result.

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