The drives were tested on our storage testbed, which has the following system specifications:
The list of SSDs tested are as follows:
Since the Samsung SSD 840 Pro has been regarded as one of the fastest drives currently available, we will be comparing it against the fastest drives in our recent Great High-end SSD Shootout. This means it will be going to battle against the likes of Corsair, Intel, OCZ, SanDisk and Transcend. So far, the fastest drive to have been tested in our labs is the mighty Corsair Neutron GTX. Will the Samsung be able to outperform it?
The list of benchmarks used are as follows: