Average Bench: 102% (49th of 850)

Based on 1,732 user benchmarks.  Model: NVMe SAMSUNG MZFLV256

Outstanding average bench

The Samsung MZFLV256 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB averaged 2.5% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung MZFLV256 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,169MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 32.2MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZFLV256 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB is 45.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung MZFLV256 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 155MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 16.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,732 samples)
Min Avg Max
999 Read 1,169 1,263
132 Write 270 302
231 Mixed 405 465
133% 615 MB/s
Min Avg Max
7.6 4K Read 32.2 37.1
20.7 4K Write 76.8 108
5.15 4K Mixed 16.2 28
110% 41.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.7 DQ Read 155 431
56.2 DQ Write 178 300
5.6 DQ Mixed 56.3 135
73% 130 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
175GB free
Firmware: BXV75M0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 1,282
Write 300
Mixed 460
147% 681 MB/s
4K Read 37.2
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 28.9
154% 60.5 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 19
81% 181 MB/s
109GB free
Firmware: BXV75M0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 1,015
Write 300
Mixed 435
127% 583 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 12.7
132% 54.1 MB/s
DQ Read 38.6
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 10.9
50% 106 MB/s
37GB free
Firmware: BXV75M0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 1,071
Write 206
Mixed 270
111% 516 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 79.3
4K Mixed 11.8
107% 41.4 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 161
DQ Mixed 11.8
59% 135 MB/s
48GB free
Firmware: BXV75M0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 1,047
Write 154
Mixed 249
103% 483 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 99.8
4K Mixed 16.5
126% 50.3 MB/s
DQ Read 36.6
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 15.1
28% 53.3 MB/s
25GB free
Firmware: BXV75M0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 1,196
Write 153
Mixed 208
110% 519 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 66.9
4K Mixed 12.5
100% 37.2 MB/s
DQ Read 31.1
DQ Write 79.3
DQ Mixed 63.8
46% 58.1 MB/s
172GB free
Firmware: BXV75M0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 987
Write 305
Mixed 426
125% 573 MB/s
4K Read 21.8
4K Write 87.6
4K Mixed 10.6
93% 40 MB/s
DQ Read 34.2
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 9.48
26% 51.7 MB/s
24GB free
Firmware: BXV75M0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 1,151
Write 71.3
Mixed 209
101% 477 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 74.3
4K Mixed 11.6
102% 39 MB/s
DQ Read 29.3
DQ Write 126
DQ Mixed 13.3
29% 56.3 MB/s
201GB free
Firmware: 5M0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Read 932
Write 265
Mixed 435
118% 544 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 35
4K Mixed 18.3
69% 23.8 MB/s
DQ Read 85.3
DQ Write 73.4
DQ Mixed 39.9
41% 66.2 MB/s
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Typical MZFLV256 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB Builds (Compare 1,929 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft

System: Microsoft Surface Pro 4

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