Patriot Viper VPN110 NVMe SSD Review

Drive Information, and Testing Procedures

With the drive installed and formatted, we have 953GB of useable space.

Disk Properties VPN110

Opening up CrystalDiskInfo we can see that the drive is using NVMe Express 1.3 and supports TRIM, S.M.A.R.T., and VolatileWriteCache.

Crystal Disk Info VPN110

For testing the drive we will be using the following benchmarking programs, we have provided links to each so you can run the benchmarks on your drive for comparison.

Sisoftware Sandra Physical Disks Benchmark (download)
ATTO Disk Benchmark (download)
CrystalDiskMark 64bit (download)
AS SSD Benchmark (download)
Anvil Storage Utility Professional (download)
PCMark 10 (download)
AIDA64 Storage Benchmark (download)

We also made these optimization changes…

– No power saving options in the BIOS
– ACHI enabled in the BIOS
– Windows 10 User Account Control (UAC) is disabled
– Windows 10 power saving settings are disabled