Average Bench: 74.9% (413th of 956)

Based on 601 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA THNSNH256GMCT

Good average bench

The Toshiba HG5d Q Series mSATA 256GB averaged 25.1% 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-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 90.8MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 478MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba HG5d Q Series mSATA 256GB is 47.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba HG5d Q Series mSATA 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 242MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 166MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 601 samples)
Min Avg Max
387 Read 478 507
92.4 Write 349 467
183 Mixed 400 493
79.3 SusWrite 242 398
82.2% 367 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.1 4K Read 17.8 23.7
24.6 4K Write 54.8 82.1
11.4 4K Mixed 25 39.1
88% 32.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15 DQ Read 166 345
37.7 DQ Write 168 310
11 DQ Mixed 90.8 222
89.3% 142 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
125GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HTTAN101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 278 198 160 207 143 MB/s
Read 480
Write 202
Mixed 405
SusWrite 197
72% 321 MB/s
4K Read 14.3
4K Write 62.4
4K Mixed 35.8
101% 37.5 MB/s
DQ Read 336
DQ Write 156
DQ Mixed 253
186% 249 MB/s
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HTCAN102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 280 292 272 324 196 163 MB/s
Read 406
Write 379
Mixed 372
SusWrite 254
79% 353 MB/s
4K Read 16.8
4K Write 33.9
4K Mixed 23
73% 24.6 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 84.4
DQ Mixed 289
196% 247 MB/s
23GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HTCAN102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 76 69 82 77 77 MB/s
Read 365
Write 128
Mixed 227
SusWrite 79.1
44% 200 MB/s
4K Read 12.2
4K Write 61
4K Mixed 22.8
80% 32 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 160
DQ Mixed 144
137% 221 MB/s
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HTXAN101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 106 175 136 193 126 MB/s
Read 332
Write 350
Mixed 189
SusWrite 150
57% 255 MB/s
4K Read 6.2
4K Write 28.5
4K Mixed 14.4
43% 16.4 MB/s
DQ Read 192
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 156
127% 181 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 8,642,731 SSDs tested.

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Typical HG5d Q Series mSATA 256GB Builds (Compare 347 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

System: Toshiba QOSMIO X70-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $376

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