Test Procedures and Test Bench

Intel LGA2011 V3 Test System

CPU

Intel i7-5960X

Live Pricing

Motherboard

Gigabyte X99-SOC Champion

Live Pricing

Cooling

Noctua NH-U12S for cooling

Noctua NT-H1 Thermal Paste

Live Pricing

Live Pricing

Memory

Kingston HyperX FURY Black 32GB Quad Channel Kit 2666 MHz

Live Pricing

Storage

Kingston Hyper X Savage 960GB SSD

Live Pricing

Video Card

AMD RX480

Live Pricing

Power Supply

Thermaltake Grand 850W PSU

Live Pricing

Case

Dimastech Test Bench

Live Pricing

OS

Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

Live Pricing

Test Procedures

CrystalDiskMark

Sequential read and write speed testing

AS SSD

File Copy benchmark using ISO, Program, and Game settings

Passmark Performance Test 9

Advanced Disk Benchmark using the four default tests Database, File Server, Web Server, and Workstation. We also test overall Storage Score.

PCMark 8

Default storage benchmark but we use the bandwidth result not the score

Anvil's Storage Utilities

We run the whole SSD benchmark but only use the 4K QD16 IOPS

Queue Depth Testing

This uses Anvil’s as well but we run individual tests set to 4k file size at a queue depth from 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, 64, and for read speeds 128

 

Log in to comment

We have 1028 guests and one member online

supportus