Patriot EP Pro 32 GB SDXC/SDHC Card ReviewBluePanda -
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Testing: Custom Files
Nothing reveals the true performances more than actually using the hardware as it was meant to be. That's why this last benchmark is very simple and something anyone can do. Files of varying sizes, small and large, are transferred to the memory cards and the time taken is recorded. Time measurements are taken using a stopwatch. The stopwatch is started as soon as the Windows file transfer window appears and stopped after it closes. After an individual file is tested, it is then deleted before the next file, and the preceding steps are taken again until testing is complete. Average transfer speeds are then calculated by dividing the real file size by the recorded transfer time. Lower transfer times and higher speeds are better.
Custom File Transfers:
What can I say here? This card, at minimum, is over 2.5 times as fast as every comparison card in real-world use. This is one of the first SD cards I've seen that can be written to faster than an external 7200 RPM HDD. Awesome!