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Windows 7: SATA drive in USB3.0 Enclosure

16 Apr 2011   #31
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Nothing I do with the drives in the enclosures is vital and everything can be repeated. Fortunately I have not seen a power failure in years - I bought this battery backup for nothing. LOL. But at least I am prepared like a good soldier - or Gomer Pyle.


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16 Apr 2011   #32
pooch

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
Nothing I do with the drives in the enclosures is vital and everything can be repeated. Fortunately I have not seen a power failure in years - I bought this battery backup for nothing. LOL. But at least I am prepared like a good soldier - or Gomer Pyle.
lmao
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17 Apr 2011   #33
meddylad

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit with SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
i ran a 7200RPM Barracuda in my eSata enclosure and a 5400RPM HD that I had recovered from a laptop when I installed an SSD. The results are below.

My conclusion is that it is the speed of the disk that rules the transfer speed. It would be interesting to test an SSD in both enclosures - but unfortunately I have no loose SSD lying around.
My drive is a momentus 7200.4 hdd which is 7200rpm but my speeds are so slow - how come a 5400rpm is faster than my 7200rpm in usb3? i have an ssd in my laptop so i might take it out n try it in my usb3 enclosure to see what speeds it gives
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