Average Bench: 87% (101st of 848)

Based on 83 user benchmarks.  Model: PLEXTOR PX-256M6V

Very good average bench

The Plextor M6V 256GB averaged just 13.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Plextor M6V 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 28.1MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 78.6MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Plextor M6V 256GB is 36.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Plextor M6V 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 185MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 336MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 83 samples)
Min Avg Max
386 Read 500 524
314 Write 336 349
332 Mixed 388 416
90.5% 408 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.1 4K Read 28.1 35.2
44.9 4K Write 78.6 109
16.8 4K Mixed 31 43.3
124% 45.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.5 DQ Read 185 317
62.1 DQ Write 209 304
16.3 DQ Mixed 57.3 84.4
81.8% 150 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
160GB free
Firmware: 1.04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 507
Write 342
Mixed 360
89% 403 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 46.7
4K Mixed 33.6
107% 35.3 MB/s
DQ Read 223
DQ Write 217
DQ Mixed 84.3
101% 175 MB/s
74GB free
Firmware: 1.04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 519
Write 346
Mixed 419
95% 428 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 59.4
4K Mixed 19.6
92% 34.1 MB/s
DQ Read 29
DQ Write 69.6
DQ Mixed 19.5
23% 39.4 MB/s
73GB free
Firmware: 1.04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 416
Write 337
Mixed 365
83% 373 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 63.9
4K Mixed 19
101% 37.1 MB/s
DQ Read 28.9
DQ Write 58.6
DQ Mixed 16.9
20% 34.8 MB/s
73GB free
Firmware: 1.04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 381
Write 336
Mixed 360
80% 359 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 63.3
4K Mixed 17.2
99% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 28.8
DQ Write 58.9
DQ Mixed 17.1
21% 34.9 MB/s
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Typical M6V 256GB Builds (Compare 12,008 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $1,014

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Controller: SMI 2246. NAND Memory: Toshiba A15nm MLC.

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