Western Digital Raptor HD Vs Intel X25-M SSD
This video shows a Western Digital Raptor hard drive Vs an Intel X25-M SSD when starting a bunch of applications simultaneously. The speed is amazing. Too bad the X25-M is still a little too pricey, hopefully SSD’s come down in price later this year.
Comparison of Western Digital Raptor WD1500ADFD and Intel X25-M 160GB SSD when starting 51 programs simultaneously in identical installations of Microsoft Windows Vista SP1 with full of programs and drivers. First benchmarked the Raptor version, then taken an image of it and transferred it to the SSD. The Intel SSD was first updated with the latest firmware.
Computer specifications: English Windows Vista Ultimate SP1 64 bit operating system, Core i7 920 CPU, 12 GB of DDR3 RAM, Asus P6T-Deluxe motherboard, ATi Radeon HD4870 X2 graphics card. Newest drivers, all Vista updates to date.