Let’s see if it’s any different in NTFS.
The Maxtor OneTouch III Mini Edition is lagging behind the Seagate in this test, although it doesn’t look too bad in comparison with the opponent in the Windows and Programs patterns.
The Seagate Portable Hard Drive’s read speed is higher in NTFS than the Maxtor’s, but the gap between them is not too big here.
Copying files within the same partition, the Maxtor wins the Windows and Programs patterns that consist of a lot of small-size files.
The Maxtor OneTouch III Mini Edition is faster when copying the Windows and Programs file-sets from one partition to another. The Seagate Portable Hard Drive is better with the other three file-sets.