Average Bench: 86% (107th of 848)

Based on 581 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-VECTOR150, OCZ-VECT OCZ-VECTOR150, OCZ-VECT OR150

Very good average bench

The OCZ Vector 150 120GB averaged just 14.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the OCZ Vector 150 120GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 88.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 494MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ Vector 150 120GB is 44.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the OCZ Vector 150 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 182MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 59.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 581 samples)
Min Avg Max
370 Read 494 521
173 Write 395 427
251 Mixed 425 459
97.5% 438 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.6 4K Read 22.1 27.6
41.8 4K Write 88.5 137
13.1 4K Mixed 24.1 35
111% 44.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.2 DQ Read 182 329
62.8 DQ Write 212 348
13.1 DQ Mixed 59.5 97.1
83.1% 151 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
9GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 520
Write 425
Mixed 459
104% 468 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 34.7
144% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 274
DQ Mixed 93.9
126% 230 MB/s
70GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 517
Write 423
Mixed 452
103% 464 MB/s
4K Read 20.9
4K Write 85.4
4K Mixed 28
113% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 21.1
DQ Write 103
DQ Mixed 16.9
26% 46.9 MB/s
70GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 505
Write 422
Mixed 452
102% 459 MB/s
4K Read 18.2
4K Write 58.4
4K Mixed 25.2
91% 33.9 MB/s
DQ Read 17.2
DQ Write 99.2
DQ Mixed 13.5
24% 43.3 MB/s
18GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 364
Write 167
Mixed 229
56% 253 MB/s
4K Read 15.2
4K Write 26.5
4K Mixed 12
52% 17.9 MB/s
DQ Read 17.4
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 57.7
45% 59 MB/s
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AmazonUS $89.386 months ago.
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Typical Vector 150 120GB Builds (Compare 7,189 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 63%
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Desktop
Desktop 78%
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Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $964

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Controller: OCZ Barefoot 3 M00. Flash: Toshiba 19nm (1st gen) MLC NAND.

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Below average

15 months ago.

After using the drive a few months I had troubles with it, had to update firmware and reinstall windows. A year later something else has gone wrong with it and I am replacing it under warranty. This will no longer be my boot drive.


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