Average Bench: 82.3% (388th of 1011)

Based on 1,146 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 17.7% 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 144MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 34.3MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Adata Premier SP610 256GB is 40.9%. 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 231MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 254MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 1,146 samples)
Min Avg Max
375 Read 465 511
257 Write 288 350
40.3 Mixed 254 310
124 SusWrite 231 318
68.9% 310 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18 4K Read 25.4 30.6
15.4 4K Write 79.3 117
16.8 4K Mixed 34.3 43.8
124% 46.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
32.9 DQ Read 259 299
87.5 DQ Write 255 315
28.5 DQ Mixed 144 201
139% 219 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N0530C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 233 177 196 192 192 MB/s
Read 508
Write 349
Mixed 317
SusWrite 210
77% 346 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 43.9
156% 58.6 MB/s
DQ Read 283
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 200
177% 264 MB/s
119GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N0530C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 279 227 203 204 214 191 MB/s
Read 498
Write 286
Mixed 11.2
SusWrite 220
56% 254 MB/s
4K Read 28.2
4K Write 93.9
4K Mixed 39.5
143% 53.9 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 186
166% 249 MB/s
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N0530C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 334 290 265 241 246 243 MB/s
Read 476
Write 346
Mixed 311
SusWrite 270
78% 351 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 43.7
4K Mixed 43.3
118% 37.6 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 201
178% 266 MB/s
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N0307A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 203 172 156 166 165 MB/s
Read 472
Write 292
Mixed 286
SusWrite 189
69% 310 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 79.9
4K Mixed 35.9
124% 46.5 MB/s
DQ Read 298
DQ Write 287
DQ Mixed 48.4
103% 211 MB/s
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N0530C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 262 200 153 146 141 112 MB/s
Read 497
Write 272
Mixed 283
SusWrite 169
68% 305 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 11.6
4K Mixed 38
96% 25.6 MB/s
DQ Read 285
DQ Write 214
DQ Mixed 185
156% 228 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,849,350 SSDs tested.

Typical Premier SP610 256GB Builds (Compare 5,057 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop 55%
Workstation 30%

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $590

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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