Legit Storage Reviews
Intel 510 Series 250GB SSDs Reviewed in RAID 0
|Date:||Wed, Mar 09, 2011 - 12:00 AM|
|Written By:||Joe Evans -|
AS-SSD Synthetic Benchmark
We continue on with our battery of benchmarks.
AS-SSD (1.6.4013.39530) Benchmark - Intel P67 Platform
We have been running the AS-SSD Benchmark app for over some time now and found that it gives a broad result set. The programmer has worked very hard on this software and continues to make updates often so if you use it, show him some love and send him a donation. There are now three tests that are found within the tool and we'll show the results from all of them.
Benchmark Results: Like CrystalDiskMark, AS-SSD relies mostly on incompressible data so the write gap between it and the SandForce 2xxx drives vanishes and even bested on the sequential test. RAID 0 performance here just kills, blowing away even the RevoDrive X2 although curiously, not in the overall score.
Benchmark Results: The Intel 510 Series shows its superior firmware as compared to the Plextor drive utilizing the same controller. Overall, the performance lags specifically in the random writes as compared to the SandForce 2xxxx drives but the random reads rate just the opposite.
Let's do some real world tests!
Next Page - Intel 250GB 510 Series - Real World Tests
Page 1 - Intel 510 Series - Intel Fills the Gap
Page 2 - Intel 510 Series - Internals
Page 3 - Intel 510 Series - Test System
Page 4 - ATTO & Iometer Synthetic Benchmarks
Page 5 - CrystalDiskMark and PCMark Vantage
Page 6 - AS-SSD Synthetic Benchmark
Page 7 - Intel 250GB 510 Series - Real World Tests
Page 8 - Capacity, Final Thoughts & Conclusions