Average Bench: 91.8% (161st of 955)

Based on 186 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 81.7MB/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 48.4%. 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 217MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 218MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 186 samples)
Min Avg Max
371 Read 492 521
279 Write 453 502
311 Mixed 466 505
484 SusWrite 484 484
107% 474 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17 4K Read 25.1 30.6
40 4K Write 81.7 122
14.1 4K Mixed 26.7 35.6
116% 44.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.6 DQ Read 217 382
65.7 DQ Write 218 350
15.3 DQ Mixed 70 96.3
93.2% 168 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
436GB free
Firmware: 1.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 482 481 480 487 486 487 MB/s
Read 470
Write 482
Mixed 337
SusWrite 484
100% 443 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 40.6
173% 70.8 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 248
217% 323 MB/s
436GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 518
Write 500
Mixed 504
113% 507 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 35.9
154% 61.5 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 95.8
143% 269 MB/s
246GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 513
Write 472
Mixed 486
110% 490 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 80.1
4K Mixed 18.3
104% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 314
DQ Write 227
DQ Mixed 85.8
114% 209 MB/s
153GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 352 385 400 423 424 429 MB/s
Read 410
Write 428
Mixed 305
SusWrite 402
87% 386 MB/s
4K Read 21.8
4K Write 43.8
4K Mixed 25.7
89% 30.4 MB/s
DQ Read 186
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 173
127% 168 MB/s
15GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 461
Write 353
Mixed 433
92% 415 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 91.8
4K Mixed 12.9
100% 42.5 MB/s
DQ Read 21.1
DQ Write 105
DQ Mixed 16.5
26% 47.6 MB/s
39GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 500
Write 307
Mixed 408
90% 405 MB/s
4K Read 22.6
4K Write 69.6
4K Mixed 15.5
91% 35.9 MB/s
DQ Read 26.5
DQ Write 198
DQ Mixed 67
65% 97.2 MB/s
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Typical Vector 150 480GB Builds (Compare 9,483 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 53%
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Workstation
Workstation 44%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0 - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $1,038

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