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OCZ Vertex 450 Review

ccokeman    -   January 6, 2014
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OCZ Vertex 450 Testing:

Testing of hard drives can be done in several different ways. One method involves leaving the drive bare and connecting it as a secondary drive in an existing system. By simultaneously cleaning the drive after each benchmark run-through, this allows you to see its theoretical peaks in performance. However, these results would only represent a best-case scenario – one that you may never see unless operating a bare drive. The second method, which OverclockersClub employs, involves loading the operating system and benchmarking suite onto the test drive itself. This would give performance results that emulate real-world usage more closely. Testing will be completed with the Z87-based system listed below, alongside a fresh install of Windows 7 Professional 64-bit that is updated to SP1 and fully patched as of the date of testing. The latest Intel Rapid Storage technology drivers and software have also been installed. All tests are conducted with the drive connected to a native SATA III 6 Gb/s port on the motherboard, in an effort to eliminate any possible bottlenecks with performance.

Testing Setup:

 

Comparison Drives:

 

Benchmarks:

  • Drive Tests:
  1. HD Tune 5.0
  2. SiSoft Sandra 2013
  3. Anvil Storage Utility
  4. ATTO Disk Benchmark
  5. Crystal Disk Mark
  6. AS SSD
  7. PCMark 8
  8. IO Meter



  1. OCZ Vertex 450 Introduction & Closer Look
  2. OCZ Vertex 450: Specifications & Features
  3. OCZ Vertex 450 Testing: Setup
  4. OCZ Vertex 450 Testing: HD Tune, SiSoft Sandra 2013
  5. OCZ Vertex 450 Testing: Anvil Storage Utility, ATTO 2.47
  6. OCZ Vertex 450 Testing: Crystal Diskmark, AS SSD
  7. OCZ Vertex 450 Testing: PCMark 8, IO Meter
  8. OCZ Vertex 450 Conclusion
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