Average Bench: 88.7% (198th of 956)

Based on 378 user benchmarks.  Models: Radeon R7, Radeon R7, Radeon R 7

Very good average bench

The OCZ AMD Radeon R7 480GB averaged just 11.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the OCZ AMD Radeon R7 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 82.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 24.4MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ AMD Radeon R7 480GB is 47.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the OCZ AMD Radeon R7 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 195MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 198MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 378 samples)
Min Avg Max
344 Read 480 520
322 Write 446 502
273 Mixed 447 500
278 SusWrite 397 460
99.7% 443 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.6 4K Read 24.4 29.7
45.9 4K Write 82.9 127
13.7 4K Mixed 24.3 35.6
112% 43.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.4 DQ Read 195 378
66.4 DQ Write 198 350
14.3 DQ Mixed 64.4 97.5
84.7% 152 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
444GB free
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 488 429 492 429 458 463 MB/s
Read 480
Write 485
Mixed 321
SusWrite 460
98% 436 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 39.9
160% 62.7 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 247
218% 325 MB/s
300GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 415 481 419 479 419 480 MB/s
Read 463
Write 485
Mixed 318
SusWrite 449
97% 429 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 93
4K Mixed 35.5
137% 52.1 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 244
209% 309 MB/s
293GB free
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 320 330 424 372 428 MB/s
Read 390
Write 425
Mixed 303
SusWrite 382
85% 375 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 86
4K Mixed 35.6
133% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 299
DQ Write 239
DQ Mixed 232
184% 256 MB/s
354GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 253 292 259 303 299 258 MB/s
Read 329
Write 309
Mixed 256
SusWrite 278
66% 293 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 23
4K Mixed 28.9
83% 24.7 MB/s
DQ Read 249
DQ Write 209
DQ Mixed 214
164% 224 MB/s
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 Prices

Approx. $232 @ launch in Aug '14
AmazonUS $19520 months
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EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $872

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