Monday, November 5, 2012

NTFS vs exFAT on USB 3.0

Test configuration:

- Windows 8 Pro x64
- ADATA N005 PRO Series 64 GB High-Speed USB 3.0 Flash Drive AN005P-64G-CGY
- ASMedia USB 3.0 controller, driver 6.2.9200.16420

Here is a quick test on the same USB drive using exFAT and NTFS. The drive was formatted each time and it was empty of any data.

exFAT:

NTFS:
Drive:




ADATA N005 PRO Series 64 GB High-Speed USB 3.0 Flash Drive AN005P-64G-CGY