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CrystalDiskMark Benchmarks

CrystalDiskMark is a synthetic benchmark that tests both sequential as well as random small and large file transfers.  It does a nice job of providing 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 Benchmarks
Synthetic File Transfer Tests

OCZ Vertex 3

OCZ Vertex 3 (3G)

OCZ Vertex 3 Pro

Corsair Performance 3 Series

OCZ Vertex 2

Intel X25-M G2

The OCZ Vertex 3 put up another batch of excellent scores in the CrystalDiskMark benchmark. It was only with regard to reads, with a queue depth of 32 was the enterprise-class Vertex 3 Pro able to overtake it.

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