Average Bench: 81.9% (188th of 885)

Based on 483 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-VERTEX460, OCZ-VERT OCZ-VERTEX460, OCZ-VERT EX460

Very good average bench

The OCZ Vertex 460 120GB averaged just 18.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the OCZ Vertex 460 120GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 82.2MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 483MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ Vertex 460 120GB is 42.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the OCZ Vertex 460 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 177MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 54.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 483 samples)
Min Avg Max
371 Read 483 511
173 Write 364 412
248 Mixed 405 449
92.8% 417 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.4 4K Read 21.6 27.1
40.5 4K Write 82.2 126
13 4K Mixed 23.5 34.3
106% 42.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.4 DQ Read 177 317
63.7 DQ Write 203 343
13.5 DQ Mixed 54.6 86.2
78.5% 145 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
15GB free
Firmware: 1.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 503
Write 407
Mixed 455
101% 455 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 80.9
4K Mixed 19.1
102% 40.9 MB/s
DQ Read 24.6
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 18.2
48% 95.3 MB/s
31GB free
Firmware: 1.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 371
Write 365
Mixed 368
82% 368 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 75.8
4K Mixed 24.5
105% 40.9 MB/s
DQ Read 228
DQ Write 176
DQ Mixed 83.4
94% 162 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 5,693,496 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $94 @ launch in Jan '14
AmazonUS $15022 months
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Typical Vertex 460 120GB Builds (Compare 7,552 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 56%
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Desktop
Desktop 53%
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Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0 - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $829

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Controller: Indilinx Barefoot 3 M10. Flash Memory: Toshiba 19nm MLC.

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