Average Bench: 78.2% (519th of 1074)

Based on 4,965 user benchmarks.  Model: 3 1TB SSD

Good average bench

The 3 1TB SSD 1TB averaged 21.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the 3 1TB SSD 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 82MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 269MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the 3 1TB SSD 1TB is 63.1%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the 3 1TB SSD 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 34.9MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 147MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,965 samples)
Min Avg Max
368 Read 459 507
140 Write 376 443
16.3 Mixed 316 406
40.5 SusWrite 298 435
81.2% 362 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15 4K Read 25.3 33.7
10.6 4K Write 82 115
0.4 4K Mixed 22.1 32.2
110% 43.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
100 DQ Read 147 231
19.7 DQ Write 269 342
0.4 DQ Mixed 34.9 48.5
75.4% 150 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
606GB free
Firmware: S1230A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 409 396 414 414 411 408 MB/s
Read 472
Write 408
Mixed 378
SusWrite 409
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 28.9
136% 55.2 MB/s
DQ Read 157
DQ Write 293
DQ Mixed 49.4
87% 167 MB/s
613GB free
Firmware: S1011A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 403 425 425 410 430 428 MB/s
Read 476
Write 414
Mixed 364
SusWrite 420
94% 419 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 84.8
4K Mixed 21.2
104% 42.4 MB/s
DQ Read 172
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 26.4
84% 176 MB/s
922GB free
Firmware: T0519A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 289 251 268 17 17 17 MB/s
Read 514
Write 457
Mixed 409
SusWrite 143
85% 381 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 31.4
146% 58 MB/s
DQ Read 102
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 48.1
86% 162 MB/s
210GB free
Firmware: T0317A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.6 10 10 10 10 10 MB/s
Read 428
Write 420
Mixed 14.9
SusWrite 9.9
48% 218 MB/s
4K Read 24.5
4K Write 8
4K Mixed 0.5
42% 11 MB/s
636GB free (System drive)
Firmware: KD2020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 12 75 7.5 2.6 2.2 MB/s
Read 396
Write 235
Mixed 59
SusWrite 30.6
39% 180 MB/s
4K Read 12.1
4K Write 9.7
4K Mixed 0.6
24% 7.47 MB/s
DQ Read 93.5
DQ Write 10.1
DQ Mixed 0.9
14% 34.8 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,944,656 SSDs tested

Typical 1TB SSD 1TB Builds (Compare 5,592 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING PRO CARBON (MS-7A63) - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $653

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