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Is A SATA 3Gb/s Platform Still Worth Upgrading With An SSD?

Results: PCMark Vantage

PCMark Vantage is older than PCMark 7. Yet, it demonstrates more of a advantage favoring 6 Gb SATA.

Western Digital's VelociRaptor manages to score a second-place finish in the media center performance benchmark. Bottom line, though: an SSD, bottlenecked or not, is notably faster than a hard drive's best effort.