Subject: Re: Help with picking out a system
To: None <>
From: Kim Andersen <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/07/1994 00:07:24
> :From: (Kim Andersen)
> :>   1-3 Micropolis 2.4GB Hard Drives
> :Maybe the Barracuda will do better, at least it spins at 7200RPM.
> :Also IBM has some nice disks in the 2GB range.
> Has anyone benchmarked the read/write performance of the Barracuda?

Unfortunately I haven't been able to put my dirty hands on one (yet).
I have tried an IBM 0664 (?), the 2Gb model. On a lowly 1542B the raw
performance were around 1.9~2Mb/s.