Average Bench: 16.9% (254th of 639)

Based on 902 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 125f PID db8a Model: ADATA USB Flash Drive

The new Adata Dashdrive UV128 has a performance profile that closely matches its older, and recently rebranded, Dashdrive Elite S102 Pro sibling. Comparing the two shows that the drives are nearly identical except for form factor. Personally I prefer a retractable form factor as USB caps are easily lost. Overall in terms of performance the Dashdrive UV128 is slightly above average and in terms of value for money it is also reasonable. [Jul '13 USBFlashPro]

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Poor: 8%Average: 16.9% Great: 32%

Terrible average bench

The Adata DashDrive UV128 USB 3.0 32GB averaged 83.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 0.62MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.62MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Adata DashDrive UV128 USB 3.0 32GB is 23.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Adata DashDrive UV128 USB 3.0 32GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 19.2MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 19.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 902 samples)
Min Avg Max
25.6 Read 67 126
4.5 Write 19.2 50
5.09 Mixed 24.5 67.5
7.68 SusWrite 19.6 47
36.5% 32.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
2.3 4K Read 4.64 7.84
0.01 4K Write 0.62 1.29
0.03 4K Mixed 0.62 1.38
59.3% 1.96 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
29GB free, PID db8a
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 22 17 17 17 17 17 MB/s
Read 66.1
Write 30.2
Mixed 39
SusWrite 17.7
46% 38.2 MB/s
4K Read 3.6
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 1.2
78% 1.83 MB/s
3GB free, PID db8a
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 13 19 21 21 12 MB/s
Read 30.3
Write 11.2
Mixed 3.5
SusWrite 17.1
18% 15.5 MB/s
4K Read 2.3
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 1.2
80% 1.47 MB/s
11GB free, PID db8a
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 9 9.4 8.7 7.6 8.6 8.8 MB/s
Read 29.8
Write 4
Mixed 5.5
SusWrite 8.7
12% 12 MB/s
4K Read 3.3
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 1
63% 1.6 MB/s
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Easy thumb activated capless design...

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Good

17 months ago.

Real performances are far lower. Also unreliable. After few months gets installed as an "unknown device"


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