Average Bench: 82.2% (173rd of 862)

Based on 522 user benchmarks.  Model: OCZ-ARC100

Very good average bench

The OCZ ARC 100 480GB averaged just 17.8% 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 23MB/s

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 168MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 49.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 522 samples)
Min Avg Max
353 Read 437 464
271 Write 396 439
292 Mixed 406 445
92.2% 413 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.4 4K Read 23 28.9
35 4K Write 80.9 121
12.6 4K Mixed 23.3 32.6
108% 42.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.5 DQ Read 168 301
59.1 DQ Write 205 325
13.6 DQ Mixed 49.8 77
75.5% 141 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
324GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 460
Write 437
Mixed 440
100% 446 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 98.7
4K Mixed 18.7
118% 48.3 MB/s
DQ Read 28.5
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 19.1
61% 122 MB/s
323GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 456
Write 439
Mixed 439
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 70.3
4K Mixed 17.5
97% 37.5 MB/s
DQ Read 283
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 17.3
75% 170 MB/s
400GB 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 435
Mixed 437
99% 441 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 37.2
4K Mixed 12.3
62% 22.3 MB/s
DQ Read 19
DQ Write 35.4
DQ Mixed 12.2
14% 22.2 MB/s
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Typical ARC 100 480GB Builds (Compare 2,227 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V PRO - $458

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,384

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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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