SamsungMZ-V7S500B(W|/AM)
SamsungMZ-7KE512BW

Release date ≈ Q1 2019.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 260,074 user samples
207,031 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 334% 460GB free
Worst Bench: 222% 233GB free (System drive)
Poor: 222% Great: 334%
SPEED RANK: 25th / 1040
53,043 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 124% 311GB free
Worst Bench: 72% 239GB free (System drive)
Poor: 72% Great: 124%
SPEED RANK: 211th / 1040
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
289 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+179%
104 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
2397 MB/s Hugely faster read speed.
+404%
476 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
2139 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+420%
411 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
63.7 MB/s Hugely faster random read.
+88%
33.8 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
149 MB/s Much faster random write.
+67%
89.3 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
1675 MB/s Hugely faster mixed IO speed.
+375%
353 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
85.8 MB/s Hugely faster random mixed IO.
+93%
44.5 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
903 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+143%
371 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
2707 MB/s Hugely faster peak read speed.
+425%
516 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
2592 MB/s Hugely faster peak write speed.
+431%
488 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
71.5 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+73%
41.3 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
189 MB/s Much faster peak random write.
+52%
124 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
1937 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
+381%
403 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
99.9 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+79%
55.8 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
1064 MB/s Hugely faster peak sustained write speed.
+119%
486 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 34,684,486 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.99 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,431%
0.13 %
Value
Value For Money
74.3 % Hugely better value.
+430%
14 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
87 % More popular.
+19%
73 %
Price
Price (score)
$80 Much cheaper.
+59%
$193
Age
Newest
22+ Months Much more recent.
+71%
76 Months
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
1643 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+323%
388 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
1393 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue write.
+292%
355 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
4849 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+282%
1,268 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
1470 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+305%
363 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
1242 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+265%
340 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
984 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue write.
+239%
290 MB/s
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
1078 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+258%
301 MB/s
Capacity
Capacity
500GB 512GB
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