Average Bench: 91.8% (124th of 927)

Based on 180 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-VECTOR150, OCZ-VECT OCZ-VECTOR150

Excellent average bench

The OCZ Vector 150 480GB averaged just 8.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the OCZ Vector 150 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 81.2MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 25.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ Vector 150 480GB is 47.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the OCZ Vector 150 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 218MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 217MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 180 samples)
Min Avg Max
371 Read 491 521
267 Write 454 502
309 Mixed 467 505
105% 471 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.8 4K Read 25.1 30.6
39.8 4K Write 81.2 122
14.4 4K Mixed 26.7 35.3
115% 44.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.6 DQ Read 218 382
65.4 DQ Write 217 350
15.1 DQ Mixed 69 96.2
92.7% 168 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
341GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 517
Write 501
Mixed 506
114% 508 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 72.7
4K Mixed 33.6
123% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 251
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 85.5
100% 173 MB/s
388GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 518
Write 499
Mixed 506
114% 508 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 70.4
4K Mixed 31.7
114% 42 MB/s
DQ Read 247
DQ Write 169
DQ Mixed 89.2
99% 168 MB/s
370GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 498
Write 475
Mixed 482
108% 485 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 76
4K Mixed 21.8
106% 41 MB/s
DQ Read 27.6
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 88.6
88% 132 MB/s
172GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 525
Write 502
Mixed 509
114% 512 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 79.2
4K Mixed 18.6
108% 41.8 MB/s
DQ Read 27.2
DQ Write 158
DQ Mixed 81.6
66% 88.9 MB/s
258GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 514
Write 487
Mixed 495
111% 499 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 40.5
4K Mixed 22.3
79% 27.2 MB/s
DQ Read 19
DQ Write 269
DQ Mixed 12.2
49% 99.9 MB/s
61GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 521
Write 290
Mixed 321
83% 377 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 97.3
4K Mixed 20.3
117% 47.8 MB/s
DQ Read 126
DQ Write 135
DQ Mixed 56.1
63% 105 MB/s
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Typical Vector 150 480GB Builds (Compare 619 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 125%
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Desktop 97%
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Workstation
Workstation 108%
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Motherboard: Asus TUF X299 MARK 1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $1,658

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