OCZRADEON-R7SSD-120G
$67
SamsungMZ-7TE120BW
 $67 

Controller: Indilinx Barefoot 3 IDX500M00. Flash: Toshiba A19nm MLC. Release date: Q3 2014.

Controller: Samsung 3 Core MEX. Memory: Samsung 19nm Toggle Mode TLC. Release date: Q3 2013.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 39,477 user samples
731 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 101% 48GB free
Worst Bench: 64% 80GB free (System drive)
Poor: 64% Great: 101%
SPEED RANK: 271st / 956
38,746 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 108% 58GB free
Worst Bench: 60% 30GB free (System drive)
Poor: 60% Great: 108%
SPEED RANK: 189th / 956
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
84.2 % 90.9 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+8%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
478 MB/s +3% 462 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
411 MB/s +2% 401 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
24.3 MB/s 38.8 MB/s Much faster random read.
+60%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
85.3 MB/s 90 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+6%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
413 MB/s Much faster mixed IO speed.
+39%
297 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
20 MB/s 45.9 MB/s Hugely faster random mixed IO.
+130%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
326 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+165%
123 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
520 MB/s +3% 504 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
435 MB/s 488 MB/s Slightly faster peak write speed.
+12%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
29.1 MB/s 47.1 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+62%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
127 MB/s +2% 124 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
459 MB/s Faster peak mixed IO speed.
+19%
387 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
35 MB/s 56.1 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+60%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
482 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+177%
174 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 8,594,231 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.55 % Insanely higher market share.
+5,400%
Value
Value For Money
62.9 % Much better value.
+59%
39.6 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
62 % 64 % +3%
Price
Price (score)
$67 Much cheaper.
+51%
$138
Age
Newest
49 Months More recent.
+21%
62 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
338 MB/s 381 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue read.
+13%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
355 MB/s +1% 353 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,164 Pts 1,266 Pts Slightly stronger server IO.
+9%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
265 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+47%
180 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
185 MB/s 330 MB/s Much faster deep queue read.
+78%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
216 MB/s 299 MB/s Much faster deep queue write.
+38%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
73.3 MB/s 154 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+110%
Capacity
Capacity
120GB 120GB
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