This testing is just to see what the drive is capable of in an FOB (Fresh Out of Box) state under optimal conditions. We are utilizing Windows Server 2012 R2 64-bit for this testing. Same Hardware, just an OS change. The Windows 10 NVMe driver does not deliver as good of performance as the Windows 8.1 NVMe driver.
These results are much closer to what you will get with Windows 8.1 because Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1 use the same NVMe driver. Windows 2008 R2 would deliver even better performance, but ONLY with a proprietary NVMe driver. Because there is no Phison proprietary NVMe driver in existence, we are stuck using Server 2012 R2.
AS SSD MOP
PCMark 7 MOP
PCMark 8 MOP
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- Page 1 [Introduction & Specifications]
- Page 2 [Drive Details]
- Page 3 [Test System, Settings, & Boot Speed Video]
- Page 4 [Synthetic Benchmarks – CDM & Anvil Storage Utilities]
- Page 5 [Synthetic Benchmarks – AS SSD]
- Page 6 [Benchmarks (Trace-Based) - PCMark Vantage & PCMark 7]
- Page 7 [Benchmarks (Trace-Based) - PCMark 8]
- Page 8 [Benchmarks – Max IOPS & Disk Response]
- Page 9 [Benchmarks - Transfer Rate]
- Page 10 [Maxed-Out Performance (MOP)]
- Page 11 [Final Thoughts]
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