SSDBoss Review Our evaluation of Ultra Plus SSD vs IBIS HSDL

read performance

How quickly data is read from the drive

4K Random Read, 4K Random Read Access Time and 512K Sequential Read

write performance

How quickly data is written to the drive

4K Random Write, 4K Random Write Access Time and 512K Sequential Write

real world benchmarks

How well the drive performs common tasks

Windows 7 Boot-up Time, Photoshop Lens Filter and AS SSD ISO Copy

Benchmarks

How well the drive performs on common benchmarks

PCMark Vantage and AS SSD Score

No winner declared

Too close to call

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of SanDisk Ultra Plus SSD

Reasons to consider the
SanDisk Ultra Plus SSD

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Much lighter 36 g vs 339 g 9.4x lighter
Much lower avg. power consumption 1.74 Watts vs 7.84 Watts 4.5x lower avg. power consumption
Faster windows 7 boot-up time 14.1 s vs 16.6 s More than 15% faster windows 7 boot-up time
Higher capacity 256 GB vs 160 GB 60% higher capacity
Much thinner thickness 7 mm vs 25 mm 3.6x thinner thickness
Larger cache 128 MB vs 0 MB Compared to all SSDs, 128 MB cache is just OK
Much faster photoshop lens filter 63.5 s vs 74 s Around 15% faster photoshop lens filter
Default view of OCZ IBIS HSDL

Reasons to consider the
OCZ IBIS HSDL

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Much faster 4k random write 218.13 MB/s vs 64.4 MB/s Around 3.5x faster 4k random write
Faster 4k random read 257.14 MB/s vs 140.33 MB/s Around 85% faster 4k random read
Faster 512K sequential read 710.98 MB/s vs 423 MB/s Around 70% faster 512K sequential read
Significantly lower 4k random write access time 1.15 ms vs 3.88 ms 3.4x lower 4k random write access time
Faster 512K sequential write 510.91 MB/s vs 441.34 MB/s More than 15% faster 512K sequential write
Higher AS SSD score 1,220 pts vs 888 pts More than 35% higher AS SSD score
Higher PCMark vantage score 23,141 pts vs 20,508 pts Around 15% higher PCMark vantage score
Lower 4k random read access time 0.97 ms vs 1.78 ms More than 45% lower 4k random read access time
Faster AS SSD ISO copy 532.98 MB/s vs 344.86 MB/s Around 55% faster AS SSD ISO copy

Benchmarks Real world tests of Ultra Plus SSD vs IBIS HSDL

4K Random Read

Ultra Plus SSD
140.33 MB/s
IBIS HSDL
257.14 MB/s

4K Random Write

Ultra Plus SSD
64.4 MB/s
IBIS HSDL
218.13 MB/s

Windows 7 Boot-up Time

IBIS HSDL
16.6 s

Avg. Power Consumption

Ultra Plus SSD
1.74 Watts
IBIS HSDL
7.84 Watts

4K Random Read Access Time

Ultra Plus SSD
3.88 ms
IBIS HSDL
1.15 ms

4K Random Write Access Time

Ultra Plus SSD
1.78 ms
IBIS HSDL
0.97 ms

Reviews Word on the street

Ultra Plus SSD  vs IBIS HSDL 

9.0
8.0
That's slow in comparison with some of the OCZ and Corsair drives we've seen recently, but quicker than the non-Pro version of Samsung's 840 series drive.
Ultra Plus SSD

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