Doing any kind of benchmarking on fast SSD disks and disk systems, requires a good mix of benchmark software and applications, to make sure the result provide a honest and trustworthy result, when comparing the different Solid State Drives, we have been handed over for tests.
Benchmark software and applications
- AS SSD Benchmark – Great free Tool for SSD Benchmarks
- SQLIO – Pure disk IO test (made for SQL/DB-server design & tests)
- HDtune – Disk Benchmark
- ATTO – Disk Benchmark
- Geekbench – Cross-platform processor benchmark
- Novabench – CPU, RAM, Disk & Graphic
- PassMark PerformanceTest – CPU, 2/3D Graphic, Disk and RAM
All the listed benchmark software is either free, or provides you with a working trial.
Feel free to replicate the tests yourself and send them to us for comparison.