CompanyLogo
Search Advanced Search
Categories
General Questions (55)
Studio Series (23)
Evolution Series (28)
G-DRIVE Family (42)
G-RAID Family (52)
G-SPEED/G-SAFE Family (53)
G-CONNECT (53)
G-MINI (16)
G-SATA (15)
Search
Advanced Search
FAQs
Search our FAQ to find resolutions to common issues.
Performance benchmarking your G-Technology product

Performance benchmarking your G-Technology product

To test the performance of your G-Technology drive, there are a couple of tools you can use. One is the AJA System Test, which you can find here: http://www.aja.com/en/products/software/

Another tool is the Blackmagic Disk Speed Test, which you can download from the Mac App Store here:

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/blackmagic-disk-speed-test/id425264550?mt=12

Either test can benchmark the performance of your drive.


Print  Email  Save  Notify Me  Add to Favorites 
Article ID: 149 Article Created: 07-30-2013 16:23 PMLast Modified: 08-01-2013 19:15 PM

How well did this article answer your question? 100% 75% 50% 25% 0%

Most Recently Viewed Articles
How many drives can I chain together using FW800?
  For best performance we recommend a chain of no longer than 5 drives. ...
Using RAID Modes
This article contains instructions on how to use G-Technology RAID Configuration Utility....
Is it okay to leave my external drive turned on all the time?
   ...
Setting up G-Speed eS Pro for Mac or Windows
  This article contains information on setting up your G-Speed eS Pro on both Mac and Windows....
How to find the g-technology drive on your computer
How to find the g-technology drive on Windows and Mac computers. ...
How does the G-CONNECT software categorize the content stored on the G-CONNECT?
 As soon as a file has been placed onto G-CONNECT, the device begins the indexing process....
Formatting NTFS for Windows
 This article contains information on how to format your G-Technology Hard Drive in NTFS for use with Windows....
Drive is not recognized in Windows
What to do if your external g-technology drive is not recognized by Windows....
About the Web Application Media Browser
The following functionality is available in the File Browser of the Web Application, to view and manage content....
Can I daisy chain Thunderbolt 2 and Thunderbolt 1 devices?
Yes, but if you would do that, make sure that the Thunderbolt 1 devices are placed after the Thunderbolt 2 devices. If a Thunderbolt 2 device would be daisy chained after a Thunderbolt 1 device, it will operate at Thunderbolt 1 speeds.  ...