Approx. start date
Jul 16, 2018
Operating system
Windows 10
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64-bit OS
List of current issues
Which one is accurate? Samsung Magician or CrystalDiskMark?
Steps taken, but unsuccessful?
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SumTingWong

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#1
Which one is accurate? Samsung Magician or CrystalDiskMark? On CrystalDiskMark reports 411 MB/s on write while Samsung Magician reports 521 MB/s on write.

Samsung Magician
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CrystalDiskMark
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ttto

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Norton
#2
When I installed my 860 EVO (500GB) I tested it w both, one ather the other, and both gave me almost exactly results.
 
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SHvFl

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#3
Your drive has a 3Gb cache. You changed the default settings in crystal to 32GB files so your write speed drops. If you leave the number to 1GB the 2 programs will give you identical speeds.
 

SumTingWong

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#4
Your drive has a 3Gb cache. You changed the default settings in crystal to 32GB files so your write speed drops. If you leave the number to 1GB the 2 programs will give you identical speeds.
Ooooo. I thought the 32GBig I selected is for the RAM.