Average Bench: 86.2% (109th of 850)

Based on 589 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-VECTOR150, OCZ-VECT OCZ-VECTOR150, OCZ-VECT OR150

Very good average bench

The OCZ Vector 150 120GB averaged just 13.8% 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 89.8MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 495MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ Vector 150 120GB is 44.1%. 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 179MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 58.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 589 samples)
Min Avg Max
370 Read 495 521
174 Write 394 427
248 Mixed 425 459
97.4% 438 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.6 4K Read 22.3 27.8
42.7 4K Write 89.8 138
13.1 4K Mixed 24.2 35.1
112% 45.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.2 DQ Read 179 330
61.4 DQ Write 212 348
13.1 DQ Mixed 58.4 97.1
82.1% 150 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
12GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 508
Write 422
Mixed 458
103% 463 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 83.2
4K Mixed 34
124% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 309
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 78.8
104% 192 MB/s
80GB 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 423
Mixed 455
104% 466 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 95.2
4K Mixed 29.5
124% 49.4 MB/s
DQ Read 21.6
DQ Write 88
DQ Mixed 17.5
24% 42.4 MB/s
78GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 509
Write 368
Mixed 374
93% 417 MB/s
4K Read 21.9
4K Write 58.2
4K Mixed 22.8
93% 34.3 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 83.9
DQ Mixed 54.9
73% 139 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 2,858,783 SSDs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS $89.387 months ago.
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Typical Vector 150 120GB Builds (Compare 7,772 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: 72% - Very good Total price: $983

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

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Below average

16 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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