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14-Way SSD Hard Drive Roundup

Test Setup

Storage Test System (for Low-Level Benchmarks)

System Hardware
Processor2 x 3.6 GHz Xeon (Nocona)
MotherboardASUS NCL-DS, BIOS 1005
Memory2 x 512 MB DDR2-400 Corsair CM72DD512AR-400
GraphicsOnboard ATI RageXL, 8MB
System Hard DriveWD Caviar WD1200JB, 120 GB
RAID ControllerAreca ARC1680 SAS RAID FW:1.45B
Adaptec 48300 single drive SAS
DVDGigabyte GO-D1600C
Software
GraphicsDefault Windows Graphics Driver
ChipsetIntel Chipset Installation Utility 7.0.0.1025
StorageVersion 8.0.0.1039
OSMicrosoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition
Benchmarks
Performance Measurementsh2benchw 3.6
PCMark05 V1.01
I/O PerformanceIOMeter 2003.05.10
Fileserver-Benchmark
Webserver-Benchmark
Database-Benchmark
Workstation-Benchmark
Streaming Read and Write Benchmarks

Dell Latitude D630 Notebook

NotebookDell Latitude D630
Mobile Intel GM965 Express Chipset
CPUIntel Core 2 Duo T9500
45nm ; 2.6 GHz ; 6 MB L2 Cache
RAMCorsair ValueRAM 2x 2048MB DDR2-667
Hard Disk DrivesHitachi HTS722016K9A300
160GB ; 7,200 RPM ; 16MB Cache ; SATA 3 Gb/s
DVD-ROM8x DVD+/-R
WirelessIntel 4965 WLAN (802.11a/g/n)
Screen14.1" WXGA+ (1400x900)
Graphics CardIntel GMA X3100
Power Supply9-Cell / 85 WHr Battery
System Software and Drivers
OSWindows Vista Ultimate 6.0 Build 6000 SP1
DirectX Version10
Platform DriversVersion 8.2.0.1014
Graphics Driversigdum32.dll (7.14.00.10.1253