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Old July 17th, 2013, 12:50 AM   #1
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HDD / SSD Speed Test Utilities??

Hello -

Anyone know of a good, reliable and accurate utility / app that can measure the HDD / SSD Read and Write speeds?
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Old July 17th, 2013, 03:23 AM   #2
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Blackmagic Disk Speed Test (free)

Aja also have one.
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Old July 21st, 2013, 01:27 AM   #3
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Thanks Dave!!

I also came across HD Tune (Pro) as well.
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Old July 22nd, 2013, 04:40 PM   #4
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Re: HDD / SSD Speed Test Utilities??

I think you need to have black magic hardware installed to use their speed test. The AJA test works without their hardware.

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Old July 23rd, 2013, 08:53 AM   #5
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Black Magic test works without their hardware, I'm running it myself
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Old July 23rd, 2013, 01:37 PM   #6
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I think you need to have black magic hardware installed to use their speed test.
Definitely not true. You can use it without their hardware..
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Old July 25th, 2013, 12:13 PM   #7
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A few years ago, you needed to have black magic brand hardware to run their speed test. I always thought that was silly & I'm glad they changed it.
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