HDTach V. 18.104.22.168
Windows 7 Experience Index
The Win7 Experience Index represents Microsofts method of rating computer systems and, more specific to our usage provides a storage evaluation which provides a rating up to 8 on the PC components and system as a whole. Our system produce a HDD score of 7.9 out of 8 and, for the first time, we are going to pass on a bit of a Win7 secret that all can try. It will give you detailed information about this score.
- Go to Win Orb/All programs/Accessories and right click on the Command prompt;
- Click Run as Administrator
- In DOS, type winsat disk and hit enter.
If your disk is not the boot disk, the command then becomes ‘winsat disk -drive x (‘x’ being your specific drive)
Neat little trick eh? Our results are as shown:
Although we find that the latency dips a bit, we are still seeing performance well above the advertised max of 415M
Pg4 – HDTune Pro Benchmarks
Pg6 – Review Extras!