Sign in with
Sign up | Sign in
Your question

How to test SSD drives

Last response: in Storage
Share
September 1, 2009 12:43:17 AM

I just purchased a new 80gb ssd drive from intel. I searched online for test utilities and spoke with intel techs (which were no help), but i was unable to find a utility to test the functionality of the hard drive. Do they have programs that test drives like drive fitness test and seados tools do to ide drives, but for ssd.

More about : test ssd drives

a b G Storage
September 1, 2009 1:55:24 AM

I believe only the Indillinx controllers store information about how many writes per cell have been made on average and an estimate to how long the drive will last. I don't think this information can be obtained from an Intel SSD, so you'll simply need to benchmark it and see how well it runs.
m
0
l
!