This page lists benchmark tests for some hard drives.
The tests are done with Disk Utility program (Ubuntu) and usually are Read-Only Benchmark tests on used drives.
- Motherboard: ASUS P8Z68-M PRO, Chipset: Intel Z68
- CPU: Intel i5-2500K @3.30GHz
- SATA Host Adapter1: ASMedia Technology ASM1062 Serial ATA controller
- SATA Host Adapter2: Intel 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family SATA AHCI controller
- Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop
- RR = Read Rate (Mb/s)
- WR = Write rate (Mb/s)
- AT = Access Time (ms)
|Drive and specs||Capacity||Connection||Min RR||Max RR||Avg RR||Avg AT|
|Buffalo ST9250315AS||250GB||USB 480Mb/s||23.2||40.3||38.5||25.5|
|Samsung SP2504C, SunBright enclosure||250GB||USB 480Mb/s||33.9||38.2||36.0||14.6|
|OCZ Vertex 3 (SSD)||120GB||SATA3 6Gb/s||321.6||564.1||522.8||0.2|