SamsungMZ-75E250B
KingstonSA1000M8/480G

Controller: Samsung Dual Core MGX. Memory: Samsung 40nm TLC V-NAND. Release date: Q4 2014.

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Release date ≈ Q2 2018.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 551,713 user samples
546,937 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 125% 233GB free
Worst Bench: 79% 39GB free (System drive)
Poor: 79% Great: 125%
SPEED RANK: 191st / 1016
4,776 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 161% 169GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 95% 384GB free (System drive)
Poor: 95% Great: 161%
SPEED RANK: 133rd / 1016
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
106 % 135 % Faster effective speed.
+28%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
472 MB/s 699 MB/s Much faster read speed.
+48%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
440 MB/s 780 MB/s Much faster write speed.
+77%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
40.5 MB/s Faster random read.
+25%
32.3 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
99.3 MB/s +4% 95.6 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
373 MB/s 686 MB/s Hugely faster mixed IO speed.
+84%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
54.3 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+24%
43.9 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
254 MB/s 459 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+81%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
507 MB/s 851 MB/s Much faster peak read speed.
+68%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
492 MB/s 985 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+100%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
48.2 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+25%
38.6 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
133 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
+6%
126 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
415 MB/s 869 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
+109%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
66 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+23%
53.7 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
326 MB/s 554 MB/s Much faster peak sustained write speed.
+70%
Market Share
Based on 21,396,225 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.38 % Insanely higher market share.
+3,300%
0.07 %
Value
Value For Money
17 % 29.9 % Much better value.
+76%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
70 % Much more popular.
+35%
52 %
Price
Price (score)
$75 Cheaper.
+20%
$94
Age
Newest
61 Months 20+ Months Much more recent.
+67%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
385 MB/s 926 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+141%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
362 MB/s 745 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
+106%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,293 Pts 2,570 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+99%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
369 MB/s 821 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+122%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
339 MB/s 815 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+140%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
302 MB/s 619 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue write.
+105%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
311 MB/s 665 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+114%
Capacity
Capacity
250GB 480GB
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