Average Bench: 82.6% - 144th / 836

Based on 282 user benchmarks.  Model: OCZ-ARC100

Very good average bench

The OCZ ARC 100 480GB averaged just 17.3% 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 80.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 22.9MB/s
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Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ ARC 100 480GB is 39.1%. 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 51.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 282 samples)
Min Avg Max
322 Read 431 463
283 Write 401 439
261 Mixed 404 446
92% 412 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.1 4K Read 22.9 28.7
37.2 4K Write 80.9 122
12.7 4K Mixed 23.8 33.1
108% 42.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.2 DQ Read 178 301
59.1 DQ Write 205 326
14.2 DQ Mixed 51.6 77.7
77.7% 145 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
176GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 458
Write 429
Mixed 435
98% 441 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 94.5
4K Mixed 27.5
120% 48.4 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 214
DQ Mixed 77.8
107% 197 MB/s
391GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 463
Write 437
Mixed 439
100% 446 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 20.5
134% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 30.1
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 20.6
62% 124 MB/s
336GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 418
Write 434
Mixed 416
95% 422 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 56.5
4K Mixed 27.6
103% 36.3 MB/s
DQ Read 159
DQ Write 132
DQ Mixed 73.5
75% 122 MB/s
147GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 403
Write 262
Mixed 301
71% 322 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 32.6
4K Mixed 22.9
74% 24.5 MB/s
DQ Read 147
DQ Write 80.3
DQ Mixed 54.2
56% 93.7 MB/s

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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 2,122,423 SSDs tested.

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Typical ARC 100 480GB Builds (Compare 376 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 18%
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Desktop
Desktop 59%
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Workstation
Workstation 42%
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System: Acer Aspire VN7-792G

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

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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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Excellent

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