Reviews and Problems with OCZ RevoDrive 3 X2 Series (RVD3X2-FHPX4)
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OCZ's RevoDrive 3 X2 240GB solid-state drive
26 March 2012
Summary: There's something very cool about the fact that OCZ's SuperScale chip and Virtualized Controller Architecture can, without resorting to RAID, make a quartet of SandForce SSDs appear to Windows as a single SCSI drive.
Conclusion: I believe there's a very specific niche that is interested in something like the RevoDrive 3. A customer that needs the performance and is too resource limited to go after the more expensive solutions on the market. I believe it's a lot like what we did in the early days of AnandTech.
Summary: The OCZ RevoDrive 3 X2 480GB is an interesting product that delivers strong performance, though not nearly as strong as we had hoped to see. For example, in our file copy tests the RevoDrive 3 X2 delivered the strongest performance of any product tested.
Conclusion: IMPORTANT: Although the rating and final score mentioned in this conclusion are made to be as objective as possible, please be advised that every author perceives these factors differently at various points in time.
Excerpt: The SSD Review uses benchmark software called PCMark Vantage x64 HDD Suite to create testing scenarios that might be used in the typical user experience. There are eight tests in all and the tests performed record the speed of data movement in MB/s to which they are then given a numerical score...
Excerpt: HDTune is a great software program which covers all areas of our testing and does a great job of showing how capable this drive truly is. HDTune Pro seems to bring out the best in the OCZ RevoDrive 3 x2 PCIe SSD as we see three random tests with transfer speeds in excess of 1GB/s.
Excerpt: All SSDs are not created equal and many new SSD enthusiasts realize that when they test their new drive to confirm specifications and ensure all is in order. SandForce controlled SSDs, as in the RevoDrive 3 x2 480GB PCIe SSD we are testing today, use compression techniques in storage whereas many...
OCZ RevoDrive 3 x2 PCIe SSD Review – 1.5GB Read/1.25GB Write/200,000 IOPS As Little As $699
28 June 2011
Excerpt: Todays complete review of the OCZ RevoDrive 3 x2 PCIe SSD is published on the heels of our Quick Look of the Revo 3 a few weeks back which resulted in a flurry of attention by PC enthusiasts worldwide.
Excerpt: The word of the day has got to be ‘proprietary’ because OCZ has created an amazing storage medium in the RevoDrive 3×2 and the design is completely theirs. Because it is propietary VCA 2.0 and contains OCZ’ patented Superscale Storage Accelerator, their choice of the new SandForce SF-2281 processors...