Next we ran SiSoft SANDRA, the the S
iagnostic and R
ssistant. Here, we used the Physical Disk test suite and provided the results from our comparison SSDs. The benchmarks were run without formatting and read and write performance metrics are detailed below.
|SiSoft SANDRA 2012: Physical Disk Test
|Synthetic Disk Benchmarking
The Samsung SM843 jumped out to a big lead in the light-duty SiSoft SANDRA physical disk test. Reads were well ahead of the other drives we tested and writes were among the best as well.