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SamsungMZ-7KE256BW
  

Release date ≈ Q3 2016.

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Controller: Samsung Triple Core MEX. Memory: Samsung 40nm MLC V-NAND. Release date: Q3 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 71,376 user samples
2,843 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 168% 98GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 87% 274GB free (System drive)
Poor: 87% Great: 168%
SPEED RANK: 130th / 1012
68,533 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 126% 73GB free
Worst Bench: 73% 21GB free (System drive)
Poor: 73% Great: 126%
SPEED RANK: 194th / 1012
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
133 % Faster effective speed.
+28%
104 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
793 MB/s Much faster read speed.
+67%
476 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
676 MB/s Much faster write speed.
+61%
419 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
28.3 MB/s 34.2 MB/s Faster random read.
+21%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
81.8 MB/s 94.5 MB/s Faster random write.
+16%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
565 MB/s Much faster mixed IO speed.
+64%
344 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
36 MB/s 45.3 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+26%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
585 MB/s Much faster sustained write speed.
+65%
354 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
1016 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+97%
517 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
768 MB/s Much faster peak write speed.
+56%
491 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
35.2 MB/s 44 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+25%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
116 MB/s 128 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+10%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
679 MB/s Much faster peak mixed IO speed.
+75%
389 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
46.2 MB/s 57.9 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+25%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
753 MB/s Much faster peak sustained write speed.
+55%
485 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 20,106,612 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.32 % Insanely higher market share.
+3,100%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 59 % More popular.
+18%
Age
Newest
39+ Months Much more recent.
+40%
65 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
797 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+105%
388 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
733 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
+104%
359 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
2,332 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+82%
1,282 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
827 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+130%
359 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
603 MB/s Much faster deep queue read.
+78%
338 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
545 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue write.
+83%
298 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
604 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+101%
301 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
512GB 256GB
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