Updated: Sep 21, 2018

Data Performance Metrics

WipeDrive performance metrics were measured on an Intel Core i7-2600K. This system included 8GB RAM. The testing was performed on multiple drives of varying size on a standard unit to find their average speed and performance. Please note that overwrite speeds fluctuate between hard drives and manufacturers. Results provided here are for reference only. Actual results may vary.

WipeDrive Performance Statistics - Platter

Make Model Drive Type Capacity Interface RPM Overwrite Wipe Speed
Seagate ST3300657SS Platter 300 GB SAS 15 K 28 Min
Toshiba DT01ACA050 Platter 500 GB SATA 7.5 K 52 Min
Seagate ST900MM0036 Platter 900 GB SAS 10 K 90 Min
Seagate ST1000NM0055 Platter 1 TB SATA 7.2 K 93 Min
Seagate ST2000NM0055 Platter 2 TB SATA 7.2 K 200 Min

WipeDrive Performance Statistics - SSD & NVMe

Make Model Drive Type Capacity Interface RPM Overwrite Wipe Speed
Patriot Blaze SSD 120 GB SATA 23 Sec 4 min
MyDigitalSSD BPX NVMe 120 GB PCIe 1 Sec 1 Min
SanDisk X400 SSD 256 GB SATA 20 Sec 20 Min
Samsung 950 Pro NVMe 512 GB PCIe 18 Sec 10 Min
Samsung 850 Evo SSD 1 TB SATA 5 Sec 32 Min
Please contact a WipeDrive Sales Executive to find out how fast WipeDrive will run on your systems Sales@whitecanyon.com