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    hard drive speed test

    whats a good app out there for doing speed comparasons of hard drives?

    thanks,

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    Quote Originally Posted by nightowl
    whats a good app out there for doing speed comparasons of hard drives?

    thanks,

    Roy

    How about this Roy?

    http://www.simplisoftware.com/Public...request=HdTach
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    Thanks i been wanting something like this
    I got

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    HDTach or the one built into Sandra

    but HDTach is better
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    Sweet, been wanting to give my Raptor a test...

    60Gig 7200RPM IDE:


    74Gig 10kRPM SATA Raptor:



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    Quote Originally Posted by Kyler1
    Sweet, been wanting to give my Raptor a test...

    60Gig 7200RPM IDE:


    74Gig 10kRPM SATA Raptor:


    bastard i couldn't afford the 74 gig version, it will be interesting to compare them though....too bad i won't be home for a week to do the test....at the g/f place
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    Good Or Bad?

    how come it degrades like that?

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    cause the head is moving out to the outter part of the disc which is slower than the inner
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    wouldnt it be faster? or is the motor slowing?

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    Quote Originally Posted by morbidpete
    wouldnt it be faster? or is the motor slowing?
    more distance to travel on the outter part
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    Quote Originally Posted by chimdogger
    Vida
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    here are my results:


    weird that my burst read speeds are crappy on this drive




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    I like Disk Speed32

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