Pros

  • Strong performance

Cons

  • Bigger 300GB version is a better value

At A Glance

Model provides strong performance, but for just a little extra cash you can buy the 300GB version.

Manufacturer’s Description

Maxtor creates a new standard with the introduction of the DiamondMax 10 drive. Its high capacity, enhanced reliability and great performance combine to make this the perfect drive for home or office desktop users.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.maxtorsolutions.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 6B250S0
Inventory Number 24039
Storage
Drive size 250.0 GB
Hard Drive Speed 7200.0 RPM
Included Software
Included Software MaxBlast software
General
Buffer Size 16.0 MB
Hardware
Installation Kit Hardware
  • Cable
  • mounting screws
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces SATA-150
Serial ATA SATA-150

Performance

Performance
Windows File Search Test 135.39
Interface Tested Serial ATA-150
Ahead Nero Burning Test 461.0
Large File Test 107.86
Test Version 1.0
ACDSee Test 523
McAfee Virus Scan Test 110.97
WinZip Test 391.0
Windows Files and Folders Test 177.11