Average Bench: 173% (31st of 862)

Based on 525 user benchmarks.  Models: NVMe ADATA SX8000NP, ADATA SX8000NP

Outstanding average bench

The Adata SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB averaged 72.5% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Adata SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,540MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 1,006MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Adata SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB is 111%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Adata SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 194MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 72.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 525 samples)
Min Avg Max
781 Read 1,540 1,826
222 Write 882 1,112
374 Mixed 1,006 1,342
252% 1,143 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.5 4K Read 34.7 38.4
40.6 4K Write 110 177
16.3 4K Mixed 35.1 53.7
156% 60.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.2 DQ Read 194 363
93.3 DQ Write 261 524
18.5 DQ Mixed 72.4 132
98% 176 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
111GB free
Firmware: C2.2.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 1,808
Write 1,057
Mixed 1,338
310% 1,401 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 39.6
171% 66.7 MB/s
DQ Read 269
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 26.7
83% 181 MB/s
78GB free
Firmware: C2.1.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Read 1,597
Write 1,036
Mixed 1,282
290% 1,305 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 145
4K Mixed 46.2
192% 76.1 MB/s
DQ Read 37.7
DQ Write 471
DQ Mixed 29.6
90% 179 MB/s
232GB free
Firmware: C2.1.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Read 1,522
Write 993
Mixed 1,303
283% 1,273 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 52.7
179% 71.2 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 132
157% 273 MB/s
163GB free
Firmware: C2.2.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 1,657
Write 1,068
Mixed 1,355
302% 1,360 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 84
4K Mixed 37.4
129% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 291
DQ Write 402
DQ Mixed 21.7
107% 238 MB/s
215GB free
Firmware: C2.1.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 1,579
Write 1,091
Mixed 1,161
283% 1,277 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 98.6
4K Mixed 27.8
134% 52.3 MB/s
DQ Read 28.3
DQ Write 254
DQ Mixed 21
52% 101 MB/s
196GB free
Firmware: C2.1.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 862
Write 898
Mixed 890
198% 883 MB/s
4K Read 27.8
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 23.6
134% 56.2 MB/s
DQ Read 285
DQ Write 375
DQ Mixed 22.4
103% 228 MB/s
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Typical SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB Builds (Compare 1,525 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 100%
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Desktop
Desktop 111%
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Workstation
Workstation 80%
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Motherboard: Asus TUF Z270 MARK 2 - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $1,156

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