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Hard Drive Performance: H2benchw

X48 Motherboard Comparison, Part 2
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We tested the third-party controller of each motherboard against the on-chipset RAID capability of the ICH9R, to see how each component performed. ASRock got left out, since it had no third-party SATA controller, while ECS was forced to run a single drive due to its single port.

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Three of the motherboards tied for access times, while DFI’s implementation of the JMicron JMB363 somehow fell slightly behind.

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Who would have thought that Marvell would take the lead away from JMicron in bandwidth ? Intel’s solution finishes far ahead.

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Intel’s solution reads the fastest…

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…and writes the fastest, too.

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