SanDiskSDSSDP-256G-G25
SamsungMZ-7KE256BW

Release date ≤ Q4 2013.

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

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 131,375 user samples
2,105 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 54% 237GB free
Worst Bench: 26% 10GB free (System drive)
Poor: 26% Great: 54%
SPEED RANK: 925th / 1058
129,270 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 122% 238GB free
Worst Bench: 71% 37GB free
Poor: 71% Great: 122%
SPEED RANK: 235th / 1058
Effective Speed
Effective SSD Speed
41.1 % 102 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+147%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
414 MB/s 474 MB/s Faster read speed.
+14%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
214 MB/s 406 MB/s Hugely faster write speed.
+90%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
16.4 MB/s 33.1 MB/s Hugely faster random read.
+102%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
9.54 MB/s 86.7 MB/s Hugely faster random write.
+809%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
92 MB/s 337 MB/s Hugely faster mixed IO speed.
+266%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
8.9 MB/s 43.2 MB/s Hugely faster random mixed IO.
+385%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
190 MB/s 355 MB/s Hugely faster sustained write speed.
+87%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
458 MB/s 516 MB/s Faster peak read speed.
+13%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
330 MB/s 489 MB/s Much faster peak write speed.
+48%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
19.4 MB/s 42 MB/s Hugely faster peak random read.
+116%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
13.2 MB/s 118 MB/s Hugely faster peak random write.
+794%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
134 MB/s 387 MB/s Hugely faster peak mixed IO speed.
+189%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
11.5 MB/s 55.6 MB/s Hugely faster peak random mixed IO.
+383%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
342 MB/s 486 MB/s Much faster peak sustained write speed.
+42%
Market Share
Based on 47,335,844 SSDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0 % 0.15 % Insanely higher market share.
+∞%
Value
Value For Money
3.99 % 8.1 % Hugely better value.
+103%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 54 % Slightly more popular.
+8%
Price
Price (score)
$150 Cheaper.
+23%
$195
Age
Newest
94+ Months 86 Months Slightly more recent.
+9%
DQ Read
Peak 4K-64Thread Read Speed
36.1 MB/s 388 MB/s Hugely faster peak deep queue read.
+975%
DQ Write
Peak 4K-64Thread Write Speed
12.7 MB/s 361 MB/s Insanely faster peak deep queue write.
+2,743%
AS-SSD Total
AS-SSD Total Score
214 Pts 1,270 Pts Hugely stronger server IO.
+493%
DQ Mixed
Peak 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
14.6 MB/s 357 MB/s Insanely faster peak deep queue mixed IO.
+2,345%
ADQ Read
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed
33.6 MB/s 345 MB/s Hugely faster deep queue read.
+927%
ADQ Write
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed
10.8 MB/s 289 MB/s Insanely faster deep queue write.
+2,576%
ADQ Mixed
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed
12.7 MB/s 298 MB/s Insanely faster deep queue mixed IO.
+2,246%
Capacity
Capacity
256GB 256GB
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