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AS SSD: Access Time, Copy Benchmark, And Overall Score

Does Your SSD's File System Affect Performance?
By , Achim Roos

FAT32 lags behind the other file systems in access times, while exFAT and NTFS are much closer to each other.

These benchmarks represent real-life copy/paste workloads, and the data confirms that NTFS seems to be the best choice, followed by exFAT. FAT32 really shows its age here, making it a very unattractive choice for SSDs.

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