PCMark05 HDD Benchmarks
This drive’s throughput is high enough to beat the in-house Western Digital competition, namely the Scorpio Black WD3200BEKT, which spins at 7,200 RPM.
The Windows XP Startup benchmark depends on access time and throughput, but the result isn’t too good in this test.
- Squeezing 500 GB Onto Two Platters
- WD Scorpio Blue 500 GB Details (WD5000BEVT)
- Test Setup And Transfer Diagram
- Throughput And Interface Performance
- Access Time and I/O Performance
- Application Benchmarks
- Power Consumption
- Efficiency With Workstation I/O
- Efficiency With Streaming Reads
- Efficiency With Video Playback & Conclusion