Asura Genesis Xtreme SSD Review: Speedy NVMe With RBG Bling

Asura Genesis Xtreme: CrystalDiskMark X64 Tests

CrystalDiskMark is a synthetic benchmark that tests both sequential and random small and mid-sized file transfers using incompressible data. It provides a quick look at best and worst case scenarios with regard to SSD performance, best case being larger sequential transfers and worse case being small, random transfers.

CrystalDiskMark x64 Benchmarks
Synthetic File Transfer Tests


The Asura Genesis Xtreme pulls of a first-place victory in the 4K QD32 test and is highly competitive in terms of sequential transfers. In the low queue depth 4K test though, the drive offers middling write performance with the lowest read performance of the bunch.

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