Average Bench: 82.6% (148th of 848)

Based on 322 user benchmarks.  Model: OCZ-ARC100

Very good average bench

The OCZ ARC 100 480GB averaged just 17.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the OCZ ARC 100 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 81.2MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 22.9MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ ARC 100 480GB is 39.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the OCZ ARC 100 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 178MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 50.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 322 samples)
Min Avg Max
322 Read 432 463
282 Write 399 439
261 Mixed 403 445
91.8% 411 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16 4K Read 22.9 28.9
36.2 4K Write 81.2 121
12.3 4K Mixed 23.6 33.1
108% 42.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.8 DQ Read 178 301
60.7 DQ Write 208 326
13.7 DQ Mixed 50.9 77.5
77.7% 145 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
60GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 464
Write 431
Mixed 443
100% 446 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 34
152% 61.4 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 74.8
121% 232 MB/s
409GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 455
Write 436
Mixed 440
99% 443 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 93
4K Mixed 19
108% 44.9 MB/s
DQ Read 246
DQ Write 276
DQ Mixed 74.9
108% 199 MB/s
167GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 432
Write 353
Mixed 418
89% 401 MB/s
4K Read 16.4
4K Write 50
4K Mixed 28.6
88% 31.7 MB/s
DQ Read 293
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 73.8
115% 218 MB/s
283GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 453
Write 438
Mixed 438
99% 443 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 84.2
4K Mixed 17.6
100% 41.1 MB/s
DQ Read 27.9
DQ Write 140
DQ Mixed 19.2
34% 62.3 MB/s
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 Prices

NeweggUS $179.9910 months ago.
AmazonUS $187.931 month ago.
OutletPCUS $205.831 day ago.
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Typical ARC 100 480GB Builds (Compare 455 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

System: Acer Aspire VN7-792G

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $180

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 Comments

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

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

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