Average Bench: 32.1% (875th of 956)

more Based on 4,948 user benchmarks.  Models: INTEL SSDSA2M080G2GC, INTEL SSDSA2M080G2HP, INTEL SSDSA2MH080G1GN, INTEL SSDSA2MH080G1HP, INTEL SSDSA2M080, INTEL SS DSA2M080G2GC, INTEL SSDSA2MH08, INTEL SSDSA2M080G2GN, INTEL SSDSA2MH080G1GC

Poor average bench

The Intel X25-M 80GB averaged 67.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 17.1MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 35.3MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel X25-M 80GB is 24.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel X25-M 80GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 62.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 74.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,948 samples)
Min Avg Max
166 Read 232 258
44.7 Write 74.6 85.2
35.7 Mixed 96.4 127
32.9 SusWrite 62.3 82.4
25.5% 116 MB/s
Min Avg Max
6.08 4K Read 17.1 22.5
2.62 4K Write 35.3 64.3
2.01 4K Mixed 7.52 12
54.2% 20 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.8 DQ Read 101 180
7.42 DQ Write 60.2 81.4
5.06 DQ Mixed 36.3 82.9
38.8% 65.7 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
74GB free
Firmware: 2CV102HA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 77 81 81 75 81 MB/s
Read 255
Write 80.8
Mixed 115
SusWrite 79.6
29% 133 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 64.9
4K Mixed 12
84% 33.1 MB/s
DQ Read 134
DQ Write 78.5
DQ Mixed 81.5
67% 98 MB/s
52GB free
Firmware: 2CV102HD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 63 79 81 78 81 MB/s
Read 252
Write 81.5
Mixed 108
SusWrite 76.4
28% 130 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 60.7
4K Mixed 12.2
80% 31.3 MB/s
DQ Read 152
DQ Write 79.5
DQ Mixed 80.4
69% 104 MB/s
74GB free
Firmware: 2CV102M3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 82 77 81 79 80 MB/s
Read 257
Write 81.2
Mixed 115
SusWrite 79.9
29% 133 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 43.3
4K Mixed 11.9
73% 26 MB/s
DQ Read 178
DQ Write 76.1
DQ Mixed 82
73% 112 MB/s
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102HD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 50 51 41 27 35 MB/s
Read 242
Write 79
Mixed 50
SusWrite 42
22% 103 MB/s
4K Read 15.6
4K Write 28.3
4K Mixed 10.2
52% 18 MB/s
DQ Read 150
DQ Write 69.1
DQ Mixed 34.2
45% 84.4 MB/s
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102HA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 55 54 51 55 53 MB/s
Read 242
Write 77
Mixed 52.2
SusWrite 55.1
23% 107 MB/s
4K Read 13
4K Write 26.1
4K Mixed 9.5
46% 16.2 MB/s
DQ Read 152
DQ Write 60.3
DQ Mixed 48.8
51% 86.9 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,961,641 SSDs tested.

Typical X25-M 80GB Builds (Compare 25,602 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $281

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