Legit Storage Reviews
Seagate Momentus XT 500GB Solid State Hybrid Drive Review
|Product:||Momentus XT 500GB|
|Date:||Mon, May 24, 2010 - 07:00 AM|
|Written By:||Nathan Kirsch -|
CrystalDiskMark is a small HDD benchmark utility for your hard drive that enables you to rapidly measure sequential and random read/write speeds.
Segate Momentus 7200.4 500GB:
Segate Momentus XT 500GB:
Benchmark Results: With Crystal Mark v3.0 run with a file size of 100MB we were able to see that when it comes to platter performance both of the drives are close to the same.
100MB Files Test Comparison Chart: The Seagate XT 500GB drive performs basically like a Seagate Momentus 7200.4 in the traditional benchmarks. Let's now take a look at something like PCMark Vantage that will show off what makes the hybrid part of the drive special.
Next Page - PCMark Vantage
Page 1 - The Seagate Momentus XT Hybrid
Page 2 - Inside The Momentus XT
Page 3 - The Test System
Page 4 - HD Tach v220.127.116.11
Page 5 - ATTO Disk Benchmark v2.41
Page 6 - CrystalDiskMark v3.0
Page 7 - PCMark Vantage
Page 8 - Final Thoughts and Conclusions