Average Bench: 98.6% (190th of 992)

Based on 10,218 user benchmarks.  Models: ADATA SU800, ADAT SU800

Excellent average bench

The Adata Ultimate SU800 256GB averaged just 1.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Adata Ultimate SU800 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 223MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 43.7MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Adata Ultimate SU800 256GB is 61.3%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Adata Ultimate SU800 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 348MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 385MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,218 samples)
Min Avg Max
365 Read 472 515
198 Write 406 473
136 Mixed 385 452
76 SusWrite 348 466
90.5% 403 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.2 4K Read 31.3 40.1
31.6 4K Write 85.4 121
26.2 4K Mixed 43.7 56.4
149% 53.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
37.5 DQ Read 262 388
59.5 DQ Write 289 358
46 DQ Mixed 223 283
182% 258 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
105GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0427ANR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 466 469 470 472 473 MB/s
Read 510
Write 468
Mixed 456
SusWrite 469
107% 476 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 55.4
185% 66.7 MB/s
DQ Read 392
DQ Write 361
DQ Mixed 284
238% 346 MB/s
104GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R042
SusWrite @10s intervals: 386 386 398 382 375 374 MB/s
Read 413
Write 339
Mixed 349
SusWrite 383
84% 371 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 54.3
4K Mixed 29.8
105% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 395
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 283
232% 332 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 13,030,033 SSDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $90 @ launch in Sep '16
AmazonUS $4330 mins
NeweggUS $432 days
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Typical Ultimate SU800 256GB Builds (Compare 25,302 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B350-PLUS - $85

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 113% - Outstanding Total price: $585

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 Comments

Controller: Silicon Motion SM2258. Flash Memory: Micron 3D TLC NAND

Intelligent SLC caching and DRAM cache buffer...

Added 2 years ago.

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7 days ago.

Have one in my laptop speeds are very close to advertised (96%) for such a low price


Excellent

8 months ago.

Really good SSD for the money


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