SamsungMZ-7KE512BW
OCZVTR180-25SAT3-480G
$140

Controller: Samsung Triple Core MEX. Memory: Samsung 40nm MLC V-NAND

 $140 

Controller: OCZ Barefoot 3 M00. Flash: Toshiba 19nm (2nd gen) MLC NAND.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 16,750 user samples
16,400 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 122% 195GB free
Worst Bench: 69% 39GB free
Poor: 69% Great: 122%
SPEED RANK: 60th / 873
350 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 110% 355GB free
Worst Bench: 65% 47GB free
Poor: 65% Great: 110%
SPEED RANK: 90th / 873
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
99.7 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+11%
90 % -11%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
503 MB/s +3% 487 MB/s -3%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
446 MB/s -1% 452 MB/s +1%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
31.9 MB/s Much faster random read.
+33%
23.9 MB/s -33%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
86.4 MB/s +0% 86.3 MB/s -0%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
468 MB/s +1% 462 MB/s -1%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
35.7 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+47%
24.3 MB/s -47%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
528 MB/s +2% 520 MB/s -2%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
503 MB/s +1% 499 MB/s -1%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
43.4 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+46%
29.8 MB/s -46%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
125 MB/s -5% 131 MB/s +5%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
515 MB/s +3% 500 MB/s -3%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
53.6 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+59%
33.8 MB/s -59%
Market Share
Based on 5,230,364 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.49 % Insanely higher market share.
+4,800%
0.01 % -4,800%
Value
Value For Money
97.5 % -12% 109 % Slightly better value.
+12%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
74 % More popular.
+28%
58 % -28%
Price
Price (score)
$200 -30% $140 Cheaper.
+30%
Age
Newest
42 Months -19% 34 Months More recent.
+19%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
379 MB/s +3% 368 MB/s -3%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
342 MB/s -1% 347 MB/s +1%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,251 Pts +3% 1,216 Pts -3%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
169 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+94%
87 MB/s -94%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
206 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue read.
+9%
189 MB/s -9%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
228 MB/s +5% 218 MB/s -5%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
96.3 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
+72%
56.1 MB/s -72%
Capacity
Capacity
512GB 480GB
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