Controller: Indilinx Barefoot 3. Flash Memory: Toshiba A19nm MLC. Release date: Q3 2014.


Controller: Indilinx Barefoot 3 IDX500M00. Flash: Toshiba A19nm MLC. Release date: Q3 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 4,596 user samples
3,518 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 97% 112GB free
Worst Bench: 61% 22GB free (System drive)
Poor: 61% Great: 97%
SPEED RANK: 421st / 1040
1,078 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 102% 168GB free
Worst Bench: 65% 85GB free
Poor: 65% Great: 102%
SPEED RANK: 340th / 1040
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
81.9 % 86.8 % Slightly faster effective speed.
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
365 MB/s 404 MB/s Faster read speed.
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
361 MB/s 403 MB/s Faster write speed.
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
23.9 MB/s 24.8 MB/s +4%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
87.2 MB/s 89.5 MB/s +3%
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
276 MB/s 299 MB/s Slightly faster mixed IO speed.
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
32.1 MB/s 32.9 MB/s +2%
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
276 MB/s 301 MB/s Slightly faster sustained write speed.
Peak Sequential Read Speed
408 MB/s 450 MB/s Faster peak read speed.
Peak Sequential Write Speed
383 MB/s 437 MB/s Faster peak write speed.
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
28.5 MB/s 29.5 MB/s +4%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
122 MB/s 130 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
302 MB/s 331 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
38.2 MB/s 38.8 MB/s +2%
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
369 MB/s 419 MB/s Faster peak sustained write speed.
Market Share
Based on 32,764,687 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % Insanely higher market share.
0 %
Value For Money
7.05 % 8.73 % Better value.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
62 % +2% 61 %
Price (score)
$82 $67 Cheaper.
74 Months 74 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
309 MB/s 339 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue read.
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
358 MB/s 374 MB/s +4%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,099 Pts 1,182 Pts Slightly stronger server IO.
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
253 MB/s 273 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
278 MB/s 300 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue read.
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
295 MB/s 301 MB/s +2%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
223 MB/s 240 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue mixed IO.
120GB 120GB
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