CrystalDiskMark is a small HDD benchmark utility for your hard drive that enables you to rapidly measure sequential and random read/write speeds.
100MB Files Test:
50MB Files Test:
Benchmark Results: With Crystal Mark v2.2 run with both a file size of 50MB and 100MB a performance difference can be observed. With the file size at 50MB the Kingston SSDNow V Series 40GB Boot Drive had slightly higher read speeds in the majority of the benchmarks.
50MB Files Test Comparison Chart: The Kingston SSDNow V Series 40GB Boot Drive scores near the bottom of the pack in this benchmark.