Now let’s take a look at the HDD formatted for NTFS file system:
According to the benchmark results shown on the diagram, the situation with our Seagate Momentus 5400.3 (ST9160821A) hasn’t got any better. Moreover, the Momentus 5400.3 fellow was only the fourth to finish this test in High-End Disk WinMark.
The linear read speed diagram showing the results in the beginning and in the end of the HDD reveals the triumph of the perpendicular recording technology: Seagate Momentus 5400.3 (ST9160821A) is an undefeated leader.
The last diagram of this section is devoted to the access time. Seagate Momentus 5400.3 (ST9160821A) performed pretty well here, although it didn’t manage to take the lead.