Average Bench: 39.5% (778th of 929)

Based on 15,195 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-AGILITY3, OCZ-AGIL ITY3, OCZ-AGIL OCZ-AGILITY3

Poor average bench

The OCZ Agility 3 120GB averaged 60.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 64.5MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 18.8MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ Agility 3 120GB is 21.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the OCZ Agility 3 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 103MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 119MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,195 samples)
Min Avg Max
142 Read 183 203
80.1 Write 103 124
94.2 Mixed 119 145
29.8% 135 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.9 4K Read 18.8 26.2
29.3 4K Write 64.5 102
6.53 4K Mixed 10.7 15.2
76.3% 31.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.5 DQ Read 77.2 157
45.7 DQ Write 96.1 126
6.52 DQ Mixed 21.1 40.9
34.2% 64.8 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
23GB free
Firmware: 2.24 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 166
Write 81.2
Mixed 113
26% 120 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 98.8
4K Mixed 8.33
101% 44.1 MB/s
DQ Read 120
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 8.8
35% 77.8 MB/s
11GB free
Firmware: 2.25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 206
Write 124
Mixed 141
35% 157 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 42.5
4K Mixed 8.5
63% 23.4 MB/s
DQ Read 150
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 34.1
54% 103 MB/s
16GB free
Firmware: 2.25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 199
Write 105
Mixed 117
31% 140 MB/s
4K Read 13.5
4K Write 57
4K Mixed 9.22
62% 26.6 MB/s
DQ Read 114
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 28.3
44% 82.7 MB/s
17GB free
Firmware: 2.15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 181
Write 80
Mixed 98.8
26% 120 MB/s
4K Read 15.4
4K Write 61.1
4K Mixed 9.16
67% 28.6 MB/s
DQ Read 93.5
DQ Write 107
DQ Mixed 27
41% 75.7 MB/s
11GB free
Firmware: 2.25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 198
Write 94.7
Mixed 117
30% 136 MB/s
4K Read 11.8
4K Write 34.1
4K Mixed 12.2
52% 19.4 MB/s
DQ Read 13.6
DQ Write 100
DQ Mixed 6.34
20% 40.1 MB/s
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Typical Agility 3 120GB Builds (Compare 8,261 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V LX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $757

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