Average Bench: 82.2% (168th of 862)

Based on 314 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-VERTEX460A, OCZ-VERT EX460A

Very good average bench

The OCZ Vertex 460A 120GB averaged just 17.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the OCZ Vertex 460A 120GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 85.1MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 23.1MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ Vertex 460A 120GB is 39.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the OCZ Vertex 460A 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 183MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 18.1MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 314 samples)
Min Avg Max
358 Read 478 516
291 Write 394 421
217 Mixed 410 450
95.1% 427 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.2 4K Read 23.1 28.8
40.9 4K Write 85.1 123
10.9 4K Mixed 18.1 24.7
103% 42.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.3 DQ Read 183 330
52.4 DQ Write 215 349
10.8 DQ Mixed 49.9 77.7
79% 149 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
88GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 510
Write 417
Mixed 447
102% 458 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 84.7
4K Mixed 12.7
91% 39.1 MB/s
DQ Read 21.7
DQ Write 196
DQ Mixed 69.5
65% 95.9 MB/s
100GB free
Firmware: 1.00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 468
Write 419
Mixed 438
99% 442 MB/s
4K Read 16.1
4K Write 73.5
4K Mixed 16.7
85% 35.4 MB/s
DQ Read 166
DQ Write 149
DQ Mixed 59.3
71% 125 MB/s
62GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 508
Write 419
Mixed 443
102% 457 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 90.8
4K Mixed 11.6
91% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 22.2
DQ Write 79.8
DQ Mixed 31.9
30% 44.6 MB/s
46GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 336
Write 369
Mixed 195
67% 300 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 84.5
4K Mixed 13.9
99% 40.8 MB/s
DQ Read 24.8
DQ Write 129
DQ Mixed 15.4
30% 56.5 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 4,465,714 SSDs tested.


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Gaming 63%
Desktop 78%
Workstation 58%

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $968

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