Average Bench: 174% (63rd of 955)

Based on 1,170 user benchmarks.  Models: NVMe ADATA SX8000NP, ADATA SX8000NP

Outstanding average bench

The Adata XPG SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB averaged 73.5% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Adata XPG SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,543MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 1,071MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Adata XPG SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB is 102%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Adata XPG SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 199MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 330MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,170 samples)
Min Avg Max
770 Read 1,543 1,826
237 Write 935 1,108
387 Mixed 1,071 1,359
210 SusWrite 330 517
215% 970 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.7 4K Read 33.4 38.1
54.2 4K Write 111 163
17.6 4K Mixed 36.1 55.3
156% 60.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
25.3 DQ Read 199 367
84.7 DQ Write 272 707
17.5 DQ Mixed 98.2 408
113% 190 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
197GB free
Firmware: C2.2.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1012 1009 1005 411 231 232 MB/s
Read 948
Write 966
Mixed 778
SusWrite 650
188% 835 MB/s
4K Read 37.2
4K Write 179
4K Mixed 63.4
232% 93.3 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 725
DQ Mixed 424
357% 507 MB/s
161GB free (System drive)
Firmware: C2.1.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1029 654 234 236 236 237 MB/s
Read 882
Write 981
Mixed 774
SusWrite 438
173% 768 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 180
4K Mixed 53.4
210% 87.8 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 723
DQ Mixed 427
358% 505 MB/s
173GB free (System drive)
Firmware: C2.2.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 766 501 229 224 227 231 MB/s
Read 860
Write 876
Mixed 757
SusWrite 363
160% 714 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 156
4K Mixed 44.8
184% 76.6 MB/s
DQ Read 36.1
DQ Write 736
DQ Mixed 324
270% 365 MB/s
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: C2.2.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 270 228 223 229 200 204 MB/s
Read 954
Write 976
Mixed 793
SusWrite 226
165% 737 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 73.5
4K Mixed 41.3
136% 48.1 MB/s
DQ Read 331
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 316
232% 305 MB/s
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Typical XPG SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB Builds (Compare 2,891 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 98%
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Desktop
Desktop 108%
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Workstation 78%
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Motherboard: Asus TUF Z270 MARK 2 - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $1,154

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