Average Bench: 81.7% - 160th / 836

Based on 280 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-VERTEX460, OCZ-VERT OCZ-VERTEX460, OCZ-VERT EX460

Very good average bench

The OCZ Vertex 460 120GB averaged just 18.3% 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 81MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 480MB/s
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Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ Vertex 460 120GB is 43.4%. 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 179MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 55.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 280 samples)
Min Avg Max
364 Read 480 511
173 Write 365 411
248 Mixed 405 448
92.7% 417 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.4 4K Read 21.4 27
39.3 4K Write 81 124
12.9 4K Mixed 23.7 34.2
106% 42 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.9 DQ Read 179 318
58 DQ Write 200 344
13.2 DQ Mixed 55.8 87
79% 145 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
74GB free
Firmware: 1.03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 511
Write 351
Mixed 402
94% 422 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 18.3
136% 60.6 MB/s
DQ Read 27.3
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 83.2
93% 148 MB/s

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 2,124,209 SSDs tested.

 Prices

AmazonUS $149.9910 months ago.
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Typical Vertex 460 120GB Builds (Compare 4,442 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 73%
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Desktop
Desktop 56%
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Workstation
Workstation 47%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0 - $182

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $847

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

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