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Thermaltake VI-ON 2.5-inch USB HDD Enclosure

By: Chris Ramseyer | Enclosures/Externals in Storage | Posted: Nov 4, 2008 5:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 65%Manufacturer: Thermaltake

HD Tune Pro

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 3.00

 

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

 

Product Homepage: http://www.hdtune.com/>

 

HD Tune is a Hard Disk utility which has the following functions:

 

- Benchmark: measures the performance

 

- Info: shows detailed information

 

- Health: checks the health status by using SMART

 

- Error Scan: scans the surface for errors

 

- Temperature display

 

HD Tune Pro gives us accurate read, write and access time results and for the last couple of years has been gaining popularity amongst reviewers. It is now considered a must have application for storage device testing.

 

 

Read Tests

 

Thermaltake VI-ON 2.5-inch USB HDD Enclosure

 

USB 2.0 holds back our ultra fast G.Skill SSD by a considerable amount. With eSATA not gaining acceptance as quickly as many would like, USB is still the preferred method of transferring data from place to place. The read speeds we observed are as fast as USB 2.0 is able to transfer.

 

Write Tests

 

Thermaltake VI-ON 2.5-inch USB HDD Enclosure

 

The Thermaltake VI-ON 2.5" also maxes the USB write speed category.

 

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