SamsungMZ-76E250B
AdataASX8200NP-240GT-C

Controller: Samsung MJX. Memory: Samsung 64 layer TLC V-NAND. Release date: Q1 2018.

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Release date ≈ Q2 2018.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 102,302 user samples
97,276 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 129% 143GB free
Worst Bench: 74% 147GB free (System drive)
Poor: 74% Great: 129%
SPEED RANK: 191st / 1011
5,026 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 286% 117GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 127% 40GB free (System drive)
Poor: 127% Great: 286%
SPEED RANK: 61st / 1011
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
105 % 209 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+100%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
476 MB/s 1760 MB/s Hugely faster read speed.
+270%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
397 MB/s 737 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+86%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
38.6 MB/s 52.6 MB/s Much faster random read.
+36%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
94.5 MB/s 134 MB/s Much faster random write.
+42%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
380 MB/s 760 MB/s Hugely faster mixed IO speed.
+100%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
49.4 MB/s 67.3 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+36%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
297 MB/s 628 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+111%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
517 MB/s 2215 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+328%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
492 MB/s 1144 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+133%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
50.1 MB/s 70 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+40%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
129 MB/s 193 MB/s Much faster peak random write.
+50%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
464 MB/s 1076 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
+132%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
67.3 MB/s 96.6 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+44%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
374 MB/s 1060 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+183%
Market Share
Based on 19,133,448 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.5 % Insanely higher market share.
+3,650%
0.04 %
Value
Value For Money
22.9 % 38.5 % Much better value.
+68%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
73 % More popular.
+28%
57 %
Price
Price (score)
$49 Cheaper.
+17%
$60
Age
Newest
21 Months 19+ Months Slightly more recent.
+10%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
389 MB/s 830 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+113%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
362 MB/s 1044 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
+188%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
1,300 Pts 3,015 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+132%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
371 MB/s 651 MB/s Much faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+75%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
336 MB/s 620 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+85%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
295 MB/s 603 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue write.
+104%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
277 MB/s 471 MB/s Much faster deep queue mixed IO.
+70%
Capacity
Capacity
250GB 240GB
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