SamsungMZ-7KE256BW
Group Average(9 Highest-Voted)
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 32,149 user samples
32,149 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 123% 158GB free
Worst Bench: 68% 96GB free
Poor: 68% Great: 123%
SPEED RANK: 60th / 873
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
99.7 % Faster effective speed.
+20%
82.8 % -20%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
506 MB/s +4% 489 MB/s -4%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
444 MB/s Faster write speed.
+22%
363 MB/s -22%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
32.8 MB/s Slightly faster random read.
+12%
29.3 MB/s -12%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
88.4 MB/s Faster random write.
+24%
71.4 MB/s -24%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
462 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+23%
375 MB/s -23%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
34.7 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+52%
22.8 MB/s -52%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
529 MB/s +3% 514 MB/s -3%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
502 MB/s Faster peak write speed.
+23%
409 MB/s -23%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
42.6 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+16%
36.7 MB/s -16%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
124 MB/s Faster peak random write.
+22%
102 MB/s -22%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
513 MB/s Faster peak mixed IO speed.
+22%
419 MB/s -22%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
51.3 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+62%
31.6 MB/s -62%
Market Share
Based on 5,195,791 SSDs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
99 % More popular.
+30%
76.2 % -30%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.98 % -59% 1.56 % Much higher market share.
+59%
Price
Price (score)
$110 -0% 110 USD +0%
Value
Value For Money
90.8 % Better value.
+19%
76.1 % -19%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
380 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue read.
+14%
333 MB/s -14%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
338 MB/s Faster peak deep queue write.
+20%
282 MB/s -20%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
162 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+107%
78.4 MB/s -107%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
204 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue read.
+14%
179 MB/s -14%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
224 MB/s Faster deep queue write.
+23%
182 MB/s -23%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
89.8 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+100%
45 MB/s -100%
Age
Newest
42 Months -9% 38.6 Months Slightly more recent.
+9%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,245 Pts Stronger server IO.
+16%
1,070 Pts -16%
Capacity
Capacity
256GB   —
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