PCMark Vantage HDD Tests
PCMark Vantage is an objective hardware performance benchmark tool for PCs running 32- and 64-bit versions of Microsoft Windows Vista or Windows 7. PCMark Vantage is well suited for benchmarking any type of Microsoft Windows Vista/7 PC: from multimedia home entertainment systems and laptops, to dedicated workstations and high-end gaming rigs. Benchmark Reviews has decided to use the HDD Test Suite to demonstrate simulated real-world storage drive performance in this article.
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 Ultimate SU800 SSD produced a new all-time high total PCMark Vantage (secondary) HDD Test Suite score of 89238, with specific benchmark speeds reported below:
512GB Ultimate SU800 SSD PCMark Vantage Results
Our tests were conducted on an Intel P67-Express Sandy Bridge motherboard using the onboard native SATA 6Gb/s controller with 64-bit Windows 7. This test is not comparable to other PCMark tests, and may not be fairly compared to storage devices attached to other computer systems.
In the next section, I share my review conclusion and final product rating.