OCZ Roadster 1GB Flash Drive


Test Setup

The setup used to conduct the benchmarks:

CPU: AMD X2 3800+
Memory: 1GB OCZ performance
Motherboard: ASUS A8R-MVP


For the following benchmarks I used two well known programs, SiSoft Sandra and HD Tach. Most will be familiar with the result displays of both programs, nevertheless, both sets of screenshots can be enlarged and are pretty self explanatory.

HDtach result

sisoft combined sisoft detailed

sisoft combined results sisoft detailed results

Overall the Roadster isn't exactly fast in comparison to a lot of other flash drives on the market but is more than adequate for a drive of its capacity. As the benchmarks show, the Roadster attained a speed of 1037 operations per minute, an edurance factor of 8, a burst speed of 10.3MB/s and a random access time of 103ms - 105.4ms. For those of us seeking performance over size, the OCZ Rally2 may be a better option.

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Most Recent Comments

30-12-2006, 12:28:06

I think you meant to say "lose" in the pros not "loose" Quote

30-12-2006, 12:33:46

cheers, easy typoQuote

30-12-2006, 12:53:50

Great review btw. I was actually looking into possibly getting one of these.Quote

30-12-2006, 14:51:07

Very nice review Llwyd, nice quality pictures Quote

30-12-2006, 17:52:36

Originally Posted by name='Hyper'
nice quality pictures
thats because jim took them lol, my sis has just got a 7.2 mpix cam so i'll be using that for review pics in the futureQuote

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