Average Bench: 61.9% (500th of 885)

Based on 273 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-VERT OCZ-VERTEX4, OCZ-VERTEX4, OCZ-VERT EX4

Above average average bench

The OCZ Vertex 4 64GB averaged 38.1% 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 78.8MB/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 29.5%. 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 187MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 229MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 273 samples)
Min Avg Max
296 Read 327 381
95.5 Write 187 227
133 Mixed 229 282
54.8% 248 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.7 4K Read 23.6 30.1
43.6 4K Write 78.8 117
12.3 4K Mixed 20.8 30.1
104% 41.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.6 DQ Read 149 255
56.7 DQ Write 139 223
11.9 DQ Mixed 49 78.1
62.7% 112 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
12GB free
Firmware: 1.5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 307
Write 205
Mixed 272
58% 261 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 29.8
142% 58.1 MB/s
DQ Read 257
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 75.9
98% 177 MB/s
59GB free
Firmware: 1.4 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 324
Write 209
Mixed 277
60% 270 MB/s
4K Read 17.8
4K Write 72.7
4K Mixed 21.7
93% 37.4 MB/s
DQ Read 212
DQ Write 225
DQ Mixed 77.4
97% 171 MB/s
15GB free
Firmware: 1.5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 335
Write 171
Mixed 209
52% 238 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 40.1
4K Mixed 23.7
82% 27.9 MB/s
DQ Read 112
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 60.3
59% 93.4 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 5,667,951 SSDs tested.

Typical Vertex 4 64GB Builds (Compare 7,444 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $589

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