SamsungMZ-7TE1T0BW
OCZARC100-25SAT3-240G
$120

Controller: Samsung 3 Core MEX. Memory: Samsung 19nm Toggle Mode TLC. Release date ≤ Q4 2013.

 $120 

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 29,042 user samples
18,534 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 126% 716GB free
Worst Bench: 68% 872GB free
Poor: 68% Great: 126%
SPEED RANK: 226th / 1058
10,508 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 100% 48GB free
Worst Bench: 64% 182GB free (System drive)
Poor: 64% Great: 100%
SPEED RANK: 382nd / 1058
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
105 % Faster effective speed.
+22%
85.6 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
470 MB/s Faster read speed.
+27%
369 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
362 MB/s 400 MB/s Faster write speed.
+10%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
39 MB/s Much faster random read.
+69%
23.1 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
82.6 MB/s +2% 81.3 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
332 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+12%
297 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
49.4 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+53%
32.2 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
347 MB/s 356 MB/s +3%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
508 MB/s Faster peak read speed.
+24%
410 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
489 MB/s Faster peak write speed.
+15%
426 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
46.4 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+72%
27 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
113 MB/s 117 MB/s +4%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
416 MB/s Faster peak mixed IO speed.
+29%
322 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
62.2 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+59%
39 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
477 MB/s Faster peak sustained write speed.
+16%
410 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 44,172,041 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.04 % Hugely higher market share.
+300%
0.01 %
Value
Value For Money
22.9 % Hugely better value.
+144%
9.35 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 53 % Slightly more popular.
+6%
Price
Price (score)
$199 $120 Much cheaper.
+40%
Age
Newest
90+ Months 82 Months Slightly more recent.
+9%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
385 MB/s Faster peak deep queue read.
+22%
316 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
361 MB/s +3% 351 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,268 Pts Stronger server IO.
+15%
1,101 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
268 MB/s +4% 258 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
331 MB/s Faster deep queue read.
+19%
277 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
262 MB/s 281 MB/s Slightly faster deep queue write.
+7%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
221 MB/s 223 MB/s +1%
Capacity
Capacity
1TB 240GB
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The 240GB OCZ ARC has a solid performance profile with particularly strong 4K speeds. The ARC is positioned below both OCZ's enthusiast Vector 150 and the mainstream Vertex 460 but based on hardware specs there is very little separating the drives (newer NAND on the ARC). Comparing the Vertex 460 and ARC shows that the ARC lags particularly in terms of sequential write speed but the overall difference in effective speed is marginal. The broad performance equivalence coupled with the fact that the Vertex 460 is available at the same price point makes the 240GB ARC somewhat redundant for the time being. Given that the ARC is relatively new, prices are likely to drop significantly over the coming months at which point the ARC may make more sense. [Sep '14 SSDrivePro]

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