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OCZ Vertex 2 Series

OCZ Vertex 2 Series
alaScore 92

1527 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1527 reviews of OCZ Vertex 2 Series. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.5/5 for other Solid-state drive for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Solid-state drive the OCZ Vertex 2 Series is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for OCZ Vertex 2 Series

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of OCZ Vertex 2 Series from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.5/5 for other Solid-state drive on Amazon.co.uk.

93% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: OCZ OCZSSD3-2VTX120G 120GB Vertex 2 SATA II 3.5 inch Internal SSDOCZ OCZSSD3-2VTX120G 120GB Vertex 2 SATA II 3.5 inch Internal SSD

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for OCZ Vertex 2 Series

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 38 user reviews of OCZ Vertex 2 Series from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 2.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.5/5 for other Solid-state drive on Amazon.com.

50% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: OCZ Vertex 2 120GB SATA 3Gb/s OCZSSD3-2VTX120G 3.5'' Solid State Drive (SSD) with up to 285MB/s read and 50K IOPS writeOCZ Vertex 2 120GB SATA 3Gb/s OCZSSD3-2VTX120G 3.5'' Solid State Drive (SSD) with up to 285MB/s read and 50K IOPS write

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: Adam Oxford (techradar.com)

OCZ Vertex 2 120GB review

 

Another Sandforce controlled drive is born

Excellent read and write performance ; Good value for money ; Top real world performance

Do you need more than 60GB SSD

Excellent performance and value, even if the smart money is on the 60GB version.

Aug, 2010

Expert review by: Jeremy Laird (techradar.com)

OCZ Vertex 2 100GB review

 

Can OCZ's new Sandforce equipped SSD perform

Sandforce SF-1200 controller flies ; Awesome application performance

Corsair F100 is quicker ; Too much money for 100GB

Aug, 2010

PC ADVISOR - RECOMMENDED

Expert review by: Andrew Harrison (techadvisor.co.uk)

OCZ Vertex 2 120GB review

 

The OCZ Vertex 2 is a performance SSD for upgrading a laptop or desktop PC, available in capacities from 40GB to 400GB. We put the 120GB version through its paces.

The OCZ Vertex 2 is a fast SATA 3Gb/s SSD, with good multitasking performance too as we noted from its ability to juggle parallel data streams without significant slowdown. Its headline sequential read/write speeds do assume you're using easily...

Jun, 2011

Expert review by: (expertreviews.co.uk)

OCZ Vertex 2 120GB review

 

OCZ has a staggering range of SSDs and the 120GB Vertex 2 is one of its latest models. It connects to your computer using a SATA II port. Unlike some other SSDs we've seen, which come with data transfer kits, the Vertex comes with just screws and a...

It's incredibly fast at writing files, but slow read performance and a high price heavily detract from it.

Aug, 2010

Expert review by: Andrew Harrison (techworld.com)

OCZ Vertex 2 120GB review

 

The OCZ Vertex 2 is a performance SSD for upgrading a laptop or desktop PC, available in capacities from 40GB to 400GB. We put the 120GB version through its paces.

The OCZ Vertex 2 is a fast SATA 3Gb/s SSD, with good multitasking performance too as we noted from its ability to juggle parallel data streams without significant slowdown. Its headline sequential read/write speeds do assume you’re using easily...

Jun, 2011

Expert review by: MyCE (myce.com)

OCZ Vertex 2 100GB SSD review (18)

 

Silky smooth operation as a system drive and completely stable., Outstanding reading and writing performance., Outstanding 4K random I/O performance, Excellent multitasking potential., TRIM support under Windows 7, Lightning fast access times.,...

Expensive with high cost per GB of user storage.

Let us summarise the most important positive and negative points below: The OCZ Vertex 2 series drives are good: in fact, extremely good. Reading and writing access times are lightning fast and applications load in an instant, making the OCZ Vertex 2...

Dec, 2010

Expert review by: (funkykit.com)

Review: OCZ Vertex 2 60Gb SSD

 

In this review, we'll be taking a look at the OCZ Vertex 2 60Gb 2.5 SSD. It's based on MLC Flash technology and uses the Sandforce controller as found on all of OCZ's Vertex 2 series. It offers several features including Native TRIM support (for fast...

The overall performance of the

Oct, 2010

RECOMMENDED!

Expert review by: (funkykit.com)

Review: OCZ Vertex 2 120Gb SSD (3.5")

 

In this review, we'll be taking a look at the OCZ Vertex 2 120Gb SSD (3.5). The drive is based on a 3.5 inch form factor and has a total capacity of 120Gb. It utilises the much talked-about SandForce controller, which apparently offers better...

There's no doubt that the performance of the OCZ Vertex 2 SSD (3.5") is extremely good. I have no problems recommending it, although I personally prefer the 2.5" inch version myself. As I said before, it's really down to the matter of choice whether...

Sep, 2010

Expert review by: Overclock3D (overclock3d.net)

OCZ Vertex 2 SSD Review

 
Aug, 2010

Expert review by: Zardon (kitguru.net)

OCZ Vertex 2 100GB SSD Review

 

As SSDs continue to grow in popularity and more users realise their value, companies are releasing a staggering array of drives to market. Months ago OCZ released the Vertex 2 Pro, an enterprise class product which delivered staggering performance....

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Jun, 2010

Product Specifications

Design

Certification:RoHS, CE, FCC
Colour of product:Black
Internal: No
SSD form factor:2.5" / 3.5"

Operational conditions

Operating shock:1500
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 70
Storage temperature (T-T):-45 - 85

Other features

Internal:N
Sustained data rate:250

Performance

Data Transfer Rate:3
Mean time between failures (MTBF):2000000
Memory Type:MLC
Read speed:285
Seek time:0.1
Solid-state drive capacity:120
Solid-state drive interface:Serial ATA II
Write speed:275

Power

Power consumption (read):2
Power Consumption (Standby):0.5
Power consumption (write):2

Technical Details

Operating shock:1500
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 70
Storage temperature (T-T):-45 - 85

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:14.6 / 9.3
Height :2.54 / 9.98
Weight:77
Width:10.2 / 6.96