Pros

  • Reasonable price

Cons

  • Slow at certain operations

At A Glance

This drive has one of the lowest costs you'll find, but it was inexplicably slow at copying a single large file.

Manufacturer’s Description

Super Talent 2.5 inch 128GB UltraDrive GX SATA2 Solid State Drive

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number FTM28GX25H
Storage
Drive size 128.0 GB
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces SATA-300
Serial ATA SATA-300
General Features
Form Factor 2.5-inch

Performance

PC World Test Center
Interface tested SATA-300
Performance
Winzip Computing WinZip 10.0, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 162.0
Autodesk 3ds max 8.0 SP-3 DirectX, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 325.0
Internal Read - Ahead Nero Burning 303.0
Microsoft Office 2003 with SP-1, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 334.0
WorldBench 6 Score, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 138.0
Internal Read - ACDSee 505.0
Firefox 2, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 204.0
Microsoft Windows Media Encoder 9.0, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 175.0
Test Version 2.0
Roxio VideoWave Movie Creator 1.5, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 166.0
Adobe Photoshop CS2, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 316.0
Internal Read - WinZip 305.0
Autodesk 3ds max 8.0 SP-3 Rendering, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 238.0
Internal Write - Files and Folders 96.24
Primary Volume - Windows File Search 97.29
Nero 7 Ultra Edition, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 219.0
Primary Volume - Virus Scan 30.58
Internal Write - Large File 116.53
Multitasking, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 223.0
Internal Performance, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit)
Copy Files & Folders Read, 3.68 GB 28.0   seconds
Copy Files & Folders Write, 3.68 GB 24.9   seconds
Copy Large File Read, 3.68 GB 19.4   seconds
Copy Large File Write, 3.68 GB 21.4   seconds
Install OpenOffice.org 3.1 20.9   seconds
Uninstall OpenOffice.org 3.1 12.6   seconds
Malware Scan 307.6   seconds
System Power, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit)
Copy Files & Folders Read, 3.68 GB 82.2   watts
Copy Files & Folders Write, 3.68 GB 84.8   watts
Copy Large File Read, 3.68 GB 82.4   watts
Copy Large File Write, 3.68 GB 83.0   watts
Install OpenOffice.org 3.1 88.3   watts
Uninstall OpenOffice.org 3.1 96.3   watts
Malware Scan 100.3   watts
System Idle State 70.1   watts
System Sleep State 69.4   watts
System Work State 95.9   watts