Testing with the same hard drive, we're AMAZED at how much faster USB 3.0 is compared to USB 2.0 in real throughput.
Some says that using hybrid drive is 4 times faster.
Some says it depend on data read. SSD is only faster for random access while HD is just as fast for continuous data.
I wonder which one is right.
How much faster is SSD compared to regular hard drive and by how much?
Which is the best format for a USB drive? I tested a 500 GB USB-2 hard drive using Ubuntu 13.04. Here are my speed / access time results,