Release date ≈ Q2 2018.


Release date ≈ Q2 2019.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 17,851 user samples
15,518 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 411% 481GB free (System drive)
Worst Bench: 251% 157GB free (System drive)
Poor: 251% Great: 411%
SPEED RANK: 10th / 1016
2,333 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 387% 938GB free
Worst Bench: 247% 512GB free (System drive)
Poor: 247% Great: 387%
SPEED RANK: 11th / 1016
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
343 % +2% 336 %
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
2370 MB/s +1% 2355 MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
2115 MB/s 2131 MB/s +1%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
52.8 MB/s 60.7 MB/s Slightly faster random read.
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
156 MB/s +4% 150 MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
1313 MB/s 1678 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
75.2 MB/s 83.8 MB/s Slightly faster random mixed IO.
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
1944 MB/s Slightly faster sustained write speed.
1744 MB/s
Peak Sequential Read Speed
2772 MB/s +3% 2687 MB/s
Peak Sequential Write Speed
2533 MB/s 2581 MB/s +2%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
61.4 MB/s 68.4 MB/s Slightly faster peak random read.
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
214 MB/s Slightly faster peak random write.
189 MB/s
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
1600 MB/s 1991 MB/s Faster peak mixed IO speed.
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
91 MB/s 97.1 MB/s Slightly faster peak random mixed IO.
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
2483 MB/s Faster peak sustained write speed.
2072 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 21,547,042 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.2 % Hugely higher market share.
0.1 %
Value For Money
55.9 % 73.1 % Much better value.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
61 % More popular.
53 %
Price (score)
$300 Cheaper.
20+ Months 8+ Months Much more recent.
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
1686 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue read.
1573 MB/s
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
1467 MB/s Slightly faster peak deep queue write.
1388 MB/s
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
4,990 Pts Slightly stronger server IO.
4,729 Pts
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
1533 MB/s +4% 1468 MB/s
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
1210 MB/s +1% 1195 MB/s
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
997 MB/s 1000 MB/s +0%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
1067 MB/s 1086 MB/s +2%

gucci [Sep '19 hahagager]


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