Average Bench: 81.7% (295th of 956)

Based on 459 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-VERTEX460A, OCZ-VERT EX460A

Very good average bench

The OCZ Vertex 460A 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 460A 120GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 83.5MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 22.8MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ Vertex 460A 120GB is 38.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the OCZ Vertex 460A 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 276MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 188MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 459 samples)
Min Avg Max
356 Read 475 515
234 Write 390 422
229 Mixed 405 450
121 SusWrite 276 370
86.7% 386 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.8 4K Read 22.8 28.5
40.4 4K Write 83.5 122
10.9 4K Mixed 18.4 25.1
102% 41.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.5 DQ Read 188 332
50.3 DQ Write 213 349
10.7 DQ Mixed 54.7 78.3
81.6% 152 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 398 372 395 248 138 145 MB/s
Read 437
Write 412
Mixed 313
SusWrite 283
81% 361 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 37.4
146% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 327
DQ Write 349
DQ Mixed 255
215% 311 MB/s
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 117 121 117 124 122 MB/s
Read 353
Write 224
Mixed 224
SusWrite 120
51% 230 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 65.3
4K Mixed 31.4
111% 40.3 MB/s
DQ Read 259
DQ Write 164
DQ Mixed 194
149% 206 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,977,448 SSDs tested.


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Typical Vertex 460A 120GB Builds (Compare 430 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 49%
Desktop 46%
Workstation 35%
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Motherboard: Asus P6T WS PRO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $807

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