SamsungMZ-7KE256BW
Group Average(9 Highest-Voted)
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 29,745 user samples
29,745 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 125% 186GB free
Worst Bench: 69% 148GB free
Poor: 69% Great: 125%
SPEED RANK: 62nd / 862
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
99 % Faster effective speed.
+17%
84.7 % -17%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
506 MB/s +3% 493 MB/s -3%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
435 MB/s Faster write speed.
+16%
374 MB/s -16%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
32.9 MB/s Slightly faster random read.
+11%
29.6 MB/s -11%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
88.9 MB/s Faster random write.
+19%
75 MB/s -19%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
457 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+17%
391 MB/s -17%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
34.1 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+46%
23.4 MB/s -46%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
530 MB/s +2% 518 MB/s -2%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
503 MB/s Faster peak write speed.
+18%
427 MB/s -18%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
42.9 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+16%
37 MB/s -16%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
128 MB/s Faster peak random write.
+18%
108 MB/s -18%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
514 MB/s Faster peak mixed IO speed.
+17%
439 MB/s -17%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
52.4 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+61%
32.6 MB/s -61%
Market Share
Based on 4,467,325 SSDs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
98 % More popular.
+29%
75.8 % -29%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.02 % -52% 1.55 % Much higher market share.
+52%
Price
Price (score)
$110 Cheaper.
+24%
136 USD -24%
Value
Value For Money
90.1 % Better value.
+28%
70.5 % -28%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
382 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue read.
+14%
334 MB/s -14%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
342 MB/s Faster peak deep queue write.
+16%
295 MB/s -16%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
166 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+100%
83.2 MB/s -100%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
212 MB/s Faster deep queue read.
+20%
177 MB/s -20%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
215 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+16%
186 MB/s -16%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
91.5 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+93%
47.5 MB/s -93%
Age
Newest
40 Months -2% 39.1 Months +2%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,257 Pts Slightly stronger server IO.
+15%
1,094 Pts -15%
Capacity
Capacity
256GB   —
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