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Buffalo USB 3.0 Card

Buffalo USB 3.0 PCI Express card

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Now, theoretically, due to the common controller, the cards should perform identically. Tests were done on each card with Hd Tach to compare the performance of some of the latest USB 3.0 hard disks.

Hd Tach Benchmark Tests

Iomega eGo

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Iomega eGo drive test results from three different interface cards
MB/s: longer bars are better, CPU: shorter bars are better

Western Digital My Book

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WD MyBook 3.0 drive test results from three different interface cards
MB/s: longer bars are better, CPU: shorter bars are better

LaCie Rugged

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LaCie Rugged drive test results from three different interface cards
MB/s: longer bars are better, CPU: shorter bars are better

Overall Average Values

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Average results for each USB 3.0 PCI Express card
MB/s: longer bars are better, CPU: shorter bars are better

With such similar performance, the first conclusion is that NEC’s D720200F1 is a very good and consistent controller; repeatedly delivering the performance expected from such devices. Although the benchmark results are almost identical, there are some differences that deserve closer scrutiny.

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