Just like the Consistency test, PCMark 8’s standard Storage test also saves a huge amount of performance data. The default test runs through the test suite of 10 applications three times. Here we show the total bandwidth performance for each of the individual test suites for the third and final benchmark run.
The Adobe Photoshop Heavy test is the most taxing for drive’s but it didn’t seem to phase the SX950 in the slightest with a bandwidth of 466.83MB/s in the third and final test run. The average bandwidth for the three Microsoft tests in the final run was a very respectable 274.55MB/s