Average Bench: 132% (139th of 1016)

Based on 617 user benchmarks.  Model: Intel Raid 0 Volume

Outstanding average bench

The Intel Raid 0 Volume 720GB averaged 31.7% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Raid 0 Volume 720GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 198MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,126MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Raid 0 Volume 720GB is 111%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Intel Raid 0 Volume 720GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 398MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 25.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 617 samples)
Min Avg Max
485 Read 1,126 1,557
227 Write 741 1,329
219 Mixed 625 1,253
141 SusWrite 398 777
161% 723 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.1 4K Read 25.2 36.9
24 4K Write 79.8 116
7.29 4K Mixed 25.9 45.6
114% 43.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23 DQ Read 317 613
90.2 DQ Write 398 693
10.4 DQ Mixed 198 501
194% 304 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
250GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 559 589 608 599 441 478 MB/s
Read 1,163
Write 623
Mixed 472
SusWrite 546
155% 701 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 41.4
161% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 453
DQ Write 572
DQ Mixed 330
300% 452 MB/s
638GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 572 479 250 277 289 245 MB/s
Read 1,434
Write 919
Mixed 322
SusWrite 352
167% 757 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 98.5
4K Mixed 48.6
148% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 483
DQ Write 633
DQ Mixed 333
314% 483 MB/s
153GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 494 253 498 112 120 MB/s
Read 1,546
Write 1,142
Mixed 733
SusWrite 275
205% 924 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 39.1
150% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 588
DQ Write 520
DQ Mixed 576
426% 561 MB/s
671GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 361 333 282 231 231 236 MB/s
Read 1,248
Write 582
Mixed 456
SusWrite 279
141% 641 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 95.8
4K Mixed 38.2
143% 54.2 MB/s
DQ Read 251
DQ Write 488
DQ Mixed 312
253% 350 MB/s
483GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 350 218 304 258 312 324 MB/s
Read 1,066
Write 684
Mixed 211
SusWrite 294
124% 564 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 68.2
4K Mixed 36.7
110% 40.8 MB/s
DQ Read 301
DQ Write 520
DQ Mixed 366
290% 396 MB/s
273GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 317 328 328 299 297 304 MB/s
Read 454
Write 213
Mixed 298
SusWrite 312
71% 319 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 36.1
142% 57.1 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 436
DQ Mixed 204
192% 290 MB/s
316GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 163 107 39 19 39 MB/s
Read 1,010
Write 319
Mixed 244
SusWrite 80.5
90% 413 MB/s
4K Read 13.5
4K Write 19.1
4K Mixed 13.1
47% 15.2 MB/s
DQ Read 342
DQ Write 215
DQ Mixed 201
171% 253 MB/s
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Typical Raid 0 Volume 720GB Builds (Compare 35,500 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $907

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