Average Bench: 76.9% (240th of 860)

Based on 1,595 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-ARC100, OCZ-ARC1 00, OCZ-ARC1 OCZ-ARC100

Good average bench

The OCZ ARC 100 120GB averaged 23.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the OCZ ARC 100 120GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 82.3MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 23MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ ARC 100 120GB is 34.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the OCZ ARC 100 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 162MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 42.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,595 samples)
Min Avg Max
343 Read 433 459
263 Write 360 382
261 Mixed 380 411
87.1% 391 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.9 4K Read 23 28.5
37.3 4K Write 82.3 123
10 4K Mixed 17.1 24
100% 40.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.4 DQ Read 162 305
63.3 DQ Write 210 343
10.9 DQ Mixed 42.2 72.5
72% 138 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
32GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 434
Write 374
Mixed 384
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 72
4K Mixed 22.9
104% 39.7 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 237
DQ Mixed 73.5
106% 197 MB/s
22GB free
Firmware: 1.00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 453
Write 372
Mixed 402
91% 409 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 20.7
115% 48.4 MB/s
DQ Read 23.3
DQ Write 107
DQ Mixed 11.9
25% 47.4 MB/s
30GB free
Firmware: 1.00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 416
Write 379
Mixed 393
88% 396 MB/s
4K Read 21.9
4K Write 56.5
4K Mixed 21.8
91% 33.4 MB/s
DQ Read 148
DQ Write 141
DQ Mixed 69.5
73% 119 MB/s
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AmazonUS $82.489 months ago.
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Typical ARC 100 120GB Builds (Compare 9,184 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 40%
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Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $629

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Controller: Indilinx Barefoot 3. Flash Memory: Toshiba A19nm MLC.

The OCZ ARC SSD Series will take you there...

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4 months ago.

Great cheap SSD and does what it needs to. I love mine.


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