Average Bench: 82.1% (165th of 853)

Based on 389 user benchmarks.  Model: OCZ-ARC100

Very good average bench

The OCZ ARC 100 480GB averaged just 17.9% 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 79.8MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 22.8MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ ARC 100 480GB is 39.7%. 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 174MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 50.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 389 samples)
Min Avg Max
324 Read 432 464
282 Write 399 439
274 Mixed 404 445
91.9% 412 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16 4K Read 22.8 28.8
34.9 4K Write 79.8 121
12.6 4K Mixed 23.5 33.1
107% 42 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.7 DQ Read 174 301
57.5 DQ Write 202 325
13.5 DQ Mixed 50.3 77.3
76.1% 142 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
25GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 430
Write 417
Mixed 420
94% 422 MB/s
4K Read 19.8
4K Write 59.6
4K Mixed 29.8
100% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 242
DQ Write 157
DQ Mixed 76.6
90% 159 MB/s
73GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 446
Write 382
Mixed 369
89% 399 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 57.1
4K Mixed 17.1
84% 31.8 MB/s
DQ Read 23.8
DQ Write 229
DQ Mixed 18
46% 90.3 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 3,285,774 SSDs tested.

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AmazonUS $187.935 months ago.
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Typical ARC 100 480GB Builds (Compare 2,455 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V PRO - $420

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,479

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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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