SSDBoss Review Our evaluation of HG5d 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 Toshiba HG5d

Reasons to consider the
Toshiba HG5d

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Much faster windows 7 boot-up time 6.9 s vs 16.6 s 2.4x faster windows 7 boot-up time
Much lighter 55 g vs 339 g 6.2x lighter
Much lower avg. power consumption 2.21 Watts vs 7.84 Watts 3.5x lower avg. power consumption
Much faster photoshop lens filter 57.4 s vs 74 s More than 20% faster photoshop lens filter
Higher capacity 256 GB vs 160 GB 60% higher capacity
Much thinner thickness 7 mm vs 25 mm 3.6x thinner thickness
Faster 4k random read 299.57 MB/s vs 257.14 MB/s More than 15% faster 4k random read
Higher PCMark vantage score 26,132 pts vs 23,141 pts Around 15% higher PCMark vantage score
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 86.23 MB/s More than 2.5x faster 4k random write
Faster 512K sequential read 710.98 MB/s vs 526.21 MB/s More than 35% faster 512K sequential read
Higher AS SSD score 1,220 pts vs 864 pts More than 40% higher AS SSD score
Significantly lower 4k random write access time 1.15 ms vs 2.9 ms 2.5x lower 4k random write access time
Higher MTBF 2,000,000 hours vs 1,500,000 hours Around 35% higher MTBF
Faster AS SSD ISO copy 532.98 MB/s vs 377.43 MB/s More than 40% faster AS SSD ISO copy

Benchmarks Real world tests of Toshiba HG5d vs IBIS HSDL

4K Random Read

Toshiba HG5d
299.57 MB/s
IBIS HSDL
257.14 MB/s

4K Random Write

Toshiba HG5d
86.23 MB/s
IBIS HSDL
218.13 MB/s

Windows 7 Boot-up Time

Toshiba HG5d
6.9 s
IBIS HSDL
16.6 s

Avg. Power Consumption

Toshiba HG5d
2.21 Watts
IBIS HSDL
7.84 Watts

4K Random Read Access Time

Toshiba HG5d
2.9 ms
IBIS HSDL
1.15 ms

4K Random Write Access Time

Toshiba HG5d
0.83 ms
IBIS HSDL
0.97 ms

Reviews Word on the street

Toshiba HG5d  vs IBIS HSDL 

8.0
8.0
That's the price you pay for large-scale storage right now, but prices are tumbling, with this Toshiba coming in at 72p per GB.
Toshiba HG5d

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