Average Bench: 92% (295th of 1058)

Based on 681 user benchmarks.  Models: Radeon R7, Radeon R7, Radeon R 7

Excellent average bench

The OCZ AMD Radeon R7 480GB averaged just 8.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the OCZ AMD Radeon R7 480GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 218MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 83.2MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ AMD Radeon R7 480GB is 40.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the OCZ AMD Radeon R7 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 296MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 420MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 681 samples)
Min Avg Max
317 Read 420 468
285 Write 420 482
226 Mixed 296 331
264 SusWrite 386 449
85.7% 381 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.6 4K Read 24.9 29.4
43 4K Write 83.2 125
24.1 4K Mixed 32.8 39.4
124% 46.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
212 DQ Read 333 379
165 DQ Write 282 371
108 DQ Mixed 218 250
188% 278 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
57GB free
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 328 418 362 415 309 422 MB/s
Read 340
Write 291
Mixed 238
SusWrite 376
70% 311 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 29.9
138% 56.4 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 203
174% 260 MB/s
158GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 351 347 414 357 415 364 MB/s
Read 296
Write 341
Mixed 218
SusWrite 375
70% 307 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 35.9
4K Mixed 23
78% 26.1 MB/s
DQ Read 245
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 202
156% 213 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,090,367 SSDs tested.


MSRP ≈ $232 @ launch in Aug '14
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Typical AMD Radeon R7 480GB Builds (Compare 8,173 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asrock Z77 Extreme4 - $183

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 39% - Below average Total price: $832

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