Average Bench: 210% (15th of 869)

Based on 93 user benchmarks.  Models: NVMe ZTSSDPG3-480G-GE, ZTSSDPG3-480G-GE

Outstanding average bench

The Zotac Sonix NVMe PCIe 480GB averaged 110.2% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Zotac Sonix NVMe PCIe 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,982MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 1,151MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Zotac Sonix NVMe PCIe 480GB is 200%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Zotac Sonix NVMe PCIe 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 287MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 85.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 93 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,128 Read 1,982 2,410
282 Write 1,143 1,364
449 Mixed 1,151 1,659
314% 1,425 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.6 4K Read 30.6 41.3
38.4 4K Write 137 583
15.8 4K Mixed 32.6 95.9
161% 66.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.8 DQ Read 287 664
66.8 DQ Write 314 593
17.2 DQ Mixed 85.8 262
124% 229 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
232GB free
Firmware: E7FM01.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 2,026
Write 1,078
Mixed 1,128
310% 1,411 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 23.9
131% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 336
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 22.2
97% 218 MB/s
238GB free
Firmware: E7FM01.0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 2,106
Write 1,234
Mixed 1,249
337% 1,530 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 92.4
4K Mixed 17.4
106% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 25
DQ Write 68.7
DQ Mixed 15.5
21% 36.4 MB/s
251GB free
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Read 1,256
Write 1,129
Mixed 1,239
270% 1,208 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 77.5
4K Mixed 33.8
124% 45.9 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 149
DQ Mixed 91.2
93% 153 MB/s
223GB free
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Read 2,097
Write 513
Mixed 572
229% 1,061 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 35.5
4K Mixed 25.6
82% 27 MB/s
DQ Read 20.3
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 103
99% 146 MB/s
213GB free
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Read 1,532
Write 319
Mixed 554
173% 802 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 81.4
4K Mixed 21.6
116% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 81.3
105% 190 MB/s
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Typical Sonix NVMe PCIe 480GB Builds (Compare 6,285 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z170A GAMING M5 (MS-7977) - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $1,179

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