Samsung's drive scores 4.8 MB/sec in the Business Disk WinMark 99. Trailing even the lowly Seagate U5
, the V20400 lags Western Digital's Caviar WD600AB by a 35% margin. The gap in the High-End Disk WinMark is even worse... here the Samsung trails the WD by 42%.
Though many debate the WinBench 99 WinMarks' relevance, the V20400's poor showing is cause for concern. Let's examine how the drive performs under our IOMeter suites.