OCZARC100-25SAT3-240G
$120
Group Average(9 Highest-Voted)
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 3,796 user samples
3,796 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 99% 112GB free
Worst Bench: 60% 26GB free
Poor: 60% Great: 99%
SPEED RANK: 206th / 885
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
80.9 % 82.2 % +2%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
436 MB/s 482 MB/s Slightly faster read speed.
+10%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
403 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+10%
366 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
22.2 MB/s 28.1 MB/s Faster random read.
+26%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
80.4 MB/s Slightly faster random write.
+12%
71.9 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
410 MB/s Slightly faster mixed IO speed.
+9%
377 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
20.4 MB/s 22.7 MB/s Slightly faster random mixed IO.
+11%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
465 MB/s 512 MB/s Slightly faster peak read speed.
+10%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
423 MB/s 423 MB/s +0%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
27.9 MB/s 35.5 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+27%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
123 MB/s Faster peak random write.
+17%
105 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
438 MB/s +2% 430 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
28.7 MB/s 31.5 MB/s Slightly faster peak random mixed IO.
+10%
Market Share
Based on 5,632,259 SSDs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
61 % 75.8 % More popular.
+24%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.16 % 1.22 % Hugely higher market share.
+662%
Price
Price (score)
$120 114 USD +5%
Value
Value For Money
65.7 % 72.8 % Slightly better value.
+11%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
303 MB/s 328 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue read.
+8%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
342 MB/s Faster peak deep queue write.
+19%
287 MB/s
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
75.8 MB/s 76.4 MB/s +1%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
168 MB/s 175 MB/s +4%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
212 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+16%
183 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
48.7 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue mixed IO.
+10%
44.2 MB/s
Age
Newest
42 Months 39.8 Months Slightly more recent.
+6%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,085 Pts +1% 1,070 Pts
Capacity
Capacity
240GB   —
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The 240GB OCZ ARC has a solid performance profile with particularly strong 4K speeds. The ARC is positioned below both OCZ's enthusiast Vector 150 and the mainstream Vertex 460 but based on hardware specs there is very little separating the drives (newer NAND on the ARC). Comparing the Vertex 460 and ARC shows that the ARC lags particularly in terms of sequential write speed but the overall difference in effective speed is marginal. The broad performance equivalence coupled with the fact that the Vertex 460 is available at the same price point makes the 240GB ARC somewhat redundant for the time being. Given that the ARC is relatively new, prices are likely to drop significantly over the coming months at which point the ARC may make more sense. [Sep '14 SSDrivePro]

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