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Plextor M6 Pro 128GB SSD Review

By: Chris Ramseyer | SSDs in Storage | Posted: Feb 10, 2015 3:10 pm
TweakTown Rating: 92%Manufacturer: Plextor

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 the tests we run at this time for consumer SSDs. When your latency is low, your computer feels fast; it's just that simple.




PlexTurbo and other cache software are designed to decrease latency. When you have low latency, your computer feels fast; and when the latency is high, your computer feels sluggish, unresponsive, and slow.


Total Access Time - Heavy Load




Even under heavy workload conditions, the M6 Pro with PlexTurbo running delivers very low latency. Without PlexTurbo, the M6 Pro is outside of the premium SSD range.


Total Access Time - Typical Consumer Load




After giving the M6 Pro time to recover, the drive managed to drop latency, and get very close to the premium products in this chart. With PlexTurbo running, we see the M6 Pro 128GB catching up to Samsung 850 Pro 128GB when the Samsung drive is running without Magician, Samsung's in-house cache software.

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