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

Results: 512 KB Random Read And Write Performance

Reading and writing 512 KB chunks of data is quite a bit quicker on the 6 Gb/s SATA interface than the 3 Gb/s port. Western Digital's VelociRaptor makes up some ground in the write test, but it still lags way behind even the bottlenecked SSD.