Technology content trusted in North America and globally since 1999
8,222 Reviews & Articles | 62,304 News Posts

Silicon Power S60 240GB SSD Review

By: Chris Ramseyer | SSDs in Storage | Posted: Dec 12, 2014 3:08 am
TweakTown Rating: 42%Manufacturer: Silicon Power

Total Access Time - All Tests


The access time test measures the total latency across all 18 tests. This is one of, if not the most important of all tests we run at this time for consumer SSDs. When your latency is low, your computer feels fast; it's just that simple.




The latency chart tells the full story.


Total Access Time - Heavy Load




The Silicon Power S60 240GB is just awful under heavy workloads. To put it into perspective, the best drive in this test, the SanDisk Extreme PRO, passes the test with around 190 seconds of latency (total time). The Silicon Power S60 240GB peaks at over 6500 seconds in the worst result. Even when the S60 does well in the heavy workload test, the latency is around 3000.


Total Access Time - Typical Consumer Load




Again, the latency is much better in the typical consumer workloads, but the S60 still has more latency than nearly every other drive on the chart.

    PRICING: You can find products similar to this one for sale below.

    United States: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon's website.

    United Kingdom: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon UK's website.

    Canada: Find other tech and computer products like this over at Amazon Canada's website.

    We at TweakTown openly invite the companies who provide us with review samples / who are mentioned or discussed to express their opinion of our content. If any company representative wishes to respond, we will publish the response here.

Related Tags

Got an opinion on this content? Post a comment below!