Let's do a synthetic test with Sandra, just to see if we can match the results we've seen in HD Tach. The drive index test is what I refer to. Higher = Better.
You guys will agree with me that even a Western Digital Velociraptor is a fast HDD at 87 MB/sec. Here the SSD did 306 MB/sec.
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