Average Bench: 82.2% (389th of 1011)

Based on 1,064 user benchmarks.  Model: ADATA SP610

The Adata Premier SP610 sports a Silicon Motion SM2246EN controller coupled with 20nm Micron flash memory, a similar combination to Crucial's recent BX100 which uses slightly slower 16nm NAND. Comparing the 256GB versions of the BX100 and SP610 shows that although the two drives are fairly evenly matched, the SP610 edges ahead in most categories (so far I have only seen only 10 samples of the SP610 so this may change with time). Although comparing the SP610 and Samsung 850 Evo highlights relatively low write speeds on the SP610 it also shows that the Adata Premier SP610 isn't far behind the market leading Evo. The SP610 has a respectable performance profile and, at current prices it's one of the best value for money SSDs available. [Mar '15 SSDrivePro]


Very good average bench

The Adata Premier SP610 256GB averaged just 17.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Adata Premier SP610 256GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 137MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 34.4MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Adata Premier SP610 256GB is 41.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Adata Premier SP610 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 229MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 257MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 1,064 samples)
Min Avg Max
375 Read 467 512
255 Write 288 351
42 Mixed 257 316
122 SusWrite 229 324
69.1% 310 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18 4K Read 25.4 30.5
17 4K Write 79.4 117
19.7 4K Mixed 34.4 43.8
125% 46.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
28.5 DQ Read 253 299
85.8 DQ Write 251 316
20.2 DQ Mixed 137 201
135% 214 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
190GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N0307A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 277 289 290 290 290 MB/s
Read 507
Write 292
Mixed 291
SusWrite 262
75% 338 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 79.4
4K Mixed 37.3
131% 48 MB/s
DQ Read 302
DQ Write 284
DQ Mixed 197
174% 261 MB/s
163GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N0307A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 279 286 289 288 288 287 MB/s
Read 445
Write 291
Mixed 284
SusWrite 286
73% 326 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 42.1
4K Mixed 31.3
96% 31.8 MB/s
DQ Read 301
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 197
174% 260 MB/s
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N0530C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 266 210 267 223 223 186 MB/s
Read 432
Write 273
Mixed 262
SusWrite 229
67% 299 MB/s
4K Read 21.8
4K Write 70.4
4K Mixed 26.2
104% 39.5 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 248
DQ Mixed 120
130% 216 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 17,663,864 SSDs tested.

Typical Premier SP610 256GB Builds (Compare 4,610 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop 55%
Workstation 30%

Motherboard: MSI B85M-E45 (MS-7817) - $107

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $591

Popular Premier SP610 256GB compatible motherboards:

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Controller: Silicon Motion SM2246EN. Flash Memory: Micron 20nm MLC

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best value judging from mixed 4k io per dollar and size


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