Average Bench: 82.5% (147th of 848)

Based on 307 user benchmarks.  Model: OCZ-ARC100

Very good average bench

The OCZ ARC 100 480GB averaged just 17.5% 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 50.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 307 samples)
Min Avg Max
321 Read 431 463
278 Write 399 439
228 Mixed 402 446
91.7% 411 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16 4K Read 22.9 28.7
37 4K Write 81.2 122
12.4 4K Mixed 23.6 33.1
108% 42.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.9 DQ Read 178 301
60 DQ Write 206 326
13.7 DQ Mixed 50.7 77.6
77.4% 145 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
73GB 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 428
Mixed 441
98% 441 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 99.9
4K Mixed 31.4
134% 52.7 MB/s
DQ Read 302
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 76.3
122% 233 MB/s
344GB 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 436
Mixed 438
99% 444 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 20.5
138% 59.2 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 28.6
97% 210 MB/s
63GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 444
Write 314
Mixed 366
83% 375 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 97
4K Mixed 33.3
136% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 300
DQ Write 262
DQ Mixed 64.7
108% 209 MB/s
157GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 414
Write 323
Mixed 376
83% 371 MB/s
4K Read 21.5
4K Write 78.2
4K Mixed 31.2
114% 43.6 MB/s
DQ Read 294
DQ Write 219
DQ Mixed 64.9
100% 193 MB/s
94GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 455
Write 428
Mixed 437
98% 440 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 40.2
4K Mixed 20.3
76% 26.5 MB/s
DQ Read 255
DQ Write 205
DQ Mixed 74
98% 178 MB/s
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 Prices

NeweggUS $179.999 months ago.
AmazonUS $187.9330 days ago.
OutletPCUS $207.8323 hrs ago.
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Typical ARC 100 480GB Builds (Compare 423 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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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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