Average Bench: 82.6% (156th of 859)

Based on 465 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 80.5MB/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%. 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 51.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 465 samples)
Min Avg Max
342 Read 434 464
276 Write 399 439
292 Mixed 407 445
92.3% 414 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.4 4K Read 23 28.9
36 4K Write 80.5 121
12.7 4K Mixed 23.7 33.1
108% 42.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21 DQ Read 178 302
58.8 DQ Write 207 325
13.7 DQ Mixed 51.4 77.3
77.8% 145 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
170GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 464
Write 437
Mixed 444
100% 449 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 77.3
4K Mixed 18.1
105% 40.7 MB/s
DQ Read 287
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 71.3
110% 209 MB/s
331GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 375
Write 401
Mixed 379
86% 385 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 75.2
4K Mixed 25.4
113% 42.4 MB/s
DQ Read 237
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 77.5
94% 166 MB/s
14GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 433
Write 211
Mixed 259
66% 301 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 42.4
4K Mixed 23.4
83% 28.7 MB/s
DQ Read 239
DQ Write 59.2
DQ Mixed 58.4
66% 119 MB/s
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AmazonUS $187.937 months ago.
OutletPCUS $205.832 days ago.
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Typical ARC 100 480GB Builds (Compare 2,816 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: 67% - Good Total price: $1,454

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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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Nice Performance


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