Average Bench: 70.3% (381st of 929)

Based on 1,269 user benchmarks.  Models: ADATA SP600, ADATA SP 600

Good average bench

The Adata SP600 256GB averaged 29.6% 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 Random Write Speed 71.7MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 24.7MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Adata SP600 256GB is 37.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Adata SP600 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 24.3MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 141MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,269 samples)
Min Avg Max
390 Read 472 503
151 Write 240 307
74.3 Mixed 286 372
73.2% 332 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.7 4K Read 24.7 32.3
33.2 4K Write 71.7 105
11.5 4K Mixed 19.5 26.7
100% 38.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.8 DQ Read 141 273
56.1 DQ Write 179 293
11.7 DQ Mixed 24.3 36.5
56.1% 115 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
105GB free
Firmware: 5.9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 488
Write 284
Mixed 323
81% 365 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 56.4
4K Mixed 19.7
93% 33.7 MB/s
DQ Read 250
DQ Write 208
DQ Mixed 31.9
78% 163 MB/s
66GB free
Firmware: 2.9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 487
Write 211
Mixed 281
72% 327 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 75.1
4K Mixed 20.2
102% 39.8 MB/s
DQ Read 187
DQ Write 170
DQ Mixed 27.8
62% 128 MB/s
121GB free
Firmware: 2.9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 480
Write 211
Mixed 291
72% 327 MB/s
4K Read 18.3
4K Write 51.9
4K Mixed 19.6
80% 29.9 MB/s
DQ Read 156
DQ Write 61.8
DQ Mixed 28.3
42% 82 MB/s
85GB free
Firmware: 2.9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Read 447
Write 187
Mixed 255
65% 296 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 50.7
4K Mixed 17.8
86% 30.9 MB/s
DQ Read 149
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 27.6
51% 101 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,167,681 SSDs tested.

Typical SP600 256GB Builds (Compare 3,617 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus Z170-K - $126

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $1,081

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