Average Bench: 92.1% (90th of 885)

Based on 162 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-VECTOR150, OCZ-VECT OCZ-VECTOR150

Excellent average bench

The OCZ Vector 150 480GB averaged just 7.9% 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 81.9MB/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 48.3%. 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 Mixed IO Speed 68.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 162 samples)
Min Avg Max
365 Read 492 521
326 Write 455 502
315 Mixed 468 505
105% 472 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.6 4K Read 25.1 30.6
41.1 4K Write 81.9 122
14.1 4K Mixed 26.7 35.4
116% 44.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.6 DQ Read 218 382
61.4 DQ Write 218 350
15.2 DQ Mixed 68.5 96.3
92.6% 168 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
24GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 516
Write 494
Mixed 469
110% 493 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 35.9
143% 55.8 MB/s
DQ Read 29.7
DQ Write 237
DQ Mixed 83.8
79% 117 MB/s
399GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 508
Write 495
Mixed 501
112% 501 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 93.9
4K Mixed 18.7
116% 46.9 MB/s
DQ Read 27.6
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 92.8
65% 77.6 MB/s
131GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 517
Write 366
Mixed 428
97% 437 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 20.7
124% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 115
DQ Write 198
DQ Mixed 70.7
78% 128 MB/s
84GB free
Firmware: 1.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 459
Write 329
Mixed 400
88% 396 MB/s
4K Read 16.3
4K Write 36.8
4K Mixed 21.1
71% 24.7 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 169
DQ Mixed 71.3
103% 196 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 5,632,430 SSDs tested.

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Typical Vector 150 480GB Builds (Compare 456 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 125%
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Desktop
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: 82% - Excellent Total price: $1,727

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