Average Bench: 61.9% (551st of 927)

Based on 304 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-VERT OCZ-VERTEX4, OCZ-VERTEX4, OCZ-VERT EX4

Above average average bench

The OCZ Vertex 4 64GB averaged 38.0% 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 Write Speed 78.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 23.6MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ Vertex 4 64GB is 29.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the OCZ Vertex 4 64GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 188MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 230MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 304 samples)
Min Avg Max
295 Read 327 380
96.3 Write 188 226
134 Mixed 230 283
54.9% 248 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.7 4K Read 23.6 30.4
44.1 4K Write 78.9 117
12.3 4K Mixed 20.8 30
104% 41.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21 DQ Read 149 257
56.5 DQ Write 139 222
12.1 DQ Mixed 48.6 78.3
62.6% 112 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
25GB free
Firmware: 1.5.1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 326
Write 213
Mixed 269
60% 269 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 60.4
4K Mixed 26.8
100% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 126
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 61.2
62% 99.9 MB/s
3GB free
Firmware: 1.5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 337
Write 213
Mixed 225
57% 258 MB/s
4K Read 18.4
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 11.9
102% 47 MB/s
DQ Read 20.8
DQ Write 200
DQ Mixed 13.9
39% 78.3 MB/s
42GB free
Firmware: 1.5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 322
Write 214
Mixed 275
60% 270 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 79.7
4K Mixed 14.2
94% 38.7 MB/s
DQ Read 138
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 14
46% 98.7 MB/s
8GB free
Firmware: 1.5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 322
Write 225
Mixed 278
61% 275 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 83.4
4K Mixed 15.6
95% 39.8 MB/s
DQ Read 22.4
DQ Write 97.4
DQ Mixed 15.1
25% 45 MB/s
15GB free
Firmware: 1.4 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 345
Write 112
Mixed 165
45% 207 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 80.1
4K Mixed 17.5
109% 42.2 MB/s
DQ Read 28.8
DQ Write 147
DQ Mixed 33.5
42% 69.7 MB/s
38GB free
Firmware: 1.5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 316
Write 218
Mixed 261
59% 265 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 66.4
4K Mixed 13.6
79% 32.6 MB/s
DQ Read 19.3
DQ Write 134
DQ Mixed 13
29% 55.5 MB/s
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Typical Vertex 4 64GB Builds (Compare 8,682 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $550

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