PCMark Vantage HDD Tests
PCMark Vantage is an objective hardware performance benchmark tool for Windows computer systems. The HDD test inside PCMark Vantage is well suited for testing all types of connected storage devices. Benchmark Reviews has decided to use the HDD Test Suite to demonstrate simulated real-world application performance on the drive. PCMark Vantage runs eight different storage benchmarks, each with a specific purpose. Once testing is complete, results are given a PCMark score while and detailed results indicate actual transaction speeds.
The 512GB Samsung SSD 950 PRO produced a total PCMark Vantage (secondary) HDD Test Suite score of 211,873 on the X99 platform, while the Z170 system scored 210,264 PCMarks.
PCMark Vantage Score: Intel Z170 Platform
Test-specific results for each PCMark Vantage HDD benchmark suite are reported below:
PCMark Vantage Results: Intel X99 Platform
PCMark Vantage Results: Intel Z170 Platform
In the next section, I conclude this review and give my final product rating…