Corsair 16GB Flash Voyager USB 3.0 ReviewSat, Sep 17, 2011 - 12:00 AM
HD Tune Pro and HDTach Benchmarking
HD Tune Pro 4.61 is an extended version of HD Tune which includes many new features such as write benchmark, secure erasing, AAM setting, folder usage view, disk monitor, command line parameters and file benchmark.
Read Performance Testing
Benchmark Results: The Corsair CMFVY3S-16GB USB 3.0 Flash drive had an average read speed of 76.8MB/s with a burst speed of 56.6MB/s and an access time of 0.482ms. The read performance is fairly flat and what we expected to see when testing an MLC NAND Flash powered product like this
Benchmark Results: The file benchmark showed some pretty wild speed differences at different transfer sizes.
HD Tach v188.8.131.52
HD Tach is a low level hardware benchmark for random access
read/write storage devices such as hard drives, removable drives
(ZIP/JAZZ), flash devices, and RAID arrays. HD Tach uses custom device
drivers and other low level Windows interfaces to bypass as many layers
of software as possible and get as close to the physical performance of
the device possible.
Benchmark Results: HD Tach showed that the Corsair Flash Voyager 16GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive had an average read speed of 80.5 MB/s, a burst speed of 92.8 MB/s and a random access of 0.5ms.