Pros

  • Fast SSD

Cons

  • Nothing of note

At A Glance

Fast SSD

Manufacturer’s Description

The OCZ Core Series V2 SSD delivers additional performance and reliability of the latest SSD at a 50% less price per gigabyte than other high speed offerings currently on the market. This SSD is ideal for an energy-efficient mobile or a RAID configured desktop to provide blazing speeds and advanced access and seek times. With even greater capacity of 120GB, Core Series V2 SSD now offers sufficient storage for large media files.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number OCZSSD22C120G
Storage
Drive size 120.0 GB
Drive type Internal
Ports and Connections
Available Interfaces SATA-300
Serial ATA SATA-300
General
Buffer Size 128.0 MB
General Features
Form Factor 2.5-inch

Performance

Performance
Winzip Computing WinZip 10.0, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 161.0
Autodesk 3ds max 8.0 SP-3 DirectX, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 327.0
Internal Read - Ahead Nero Burning 244.0
Microsoft Office 2003 with SP-1, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 334.0
WorldBench 6 Score, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 139.0
Internal Read - ACDSee 489.0
Firefox 2, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 205.0
Microsoft Windows Media Encoder 9.0, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 172.0
Test Version 2.0
Roxio VideoWave Movie Creator 1.5, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 167.0
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 63.83
Primary Volume - Windows File Search 99.59
Nero 7 Ultra Edition, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 199.0
Primary Volume - Virus Scan 30.75
Internal Write - Large File 65.78
Multitasking, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit) 223.0
Internal Performance, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit)
Copy Files & Folders Read, 3.68 GB 26.7   seconds
Copy Files & Folders Write, 3.68 GB 25.2   seconds
Copy Large File Read, 3.68 GB 19.7   seconds
Copy Large File Write, 3.68 GB 21.8   seconds
Install OpenOffice.org 3.1 19.0   seconds
Uninstall OpenOffice.org 3.1 12.8   seconds
Malware Scan 306.2   seconds
System Power, Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (64 bit)
Copy Files & Folders Read, 3.68 GB 82.9   watts
Copy Files & Folders Write, 3.68 GB 84.0   watts
Copy Large File Read, 3.68 GB 81.8   watts
Copy Large File Write, 3.68 GB 82.4   watts
Install OpenOffice.org 3.1 88.1   watts
Uninstall OpenOffice.org 3.1 95.2   watts
Malware Scan 97.0   watts
System Idle State 73.0   watts
System Sleep State 73.2   watts
System Work State 93.5   watts