Average Bench: 123% (161st of 1040)

Based on 731 user benchmarks.  Model: Intel Raid 0 Volume

Outstanding average bench

The Intel Raid 0 Volume 720GB averaged 23.1% 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 285MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,079MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Raid 0 Volume 720GB is 116%. 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 401MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 466MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 731 samples)
Min Avg Max
411 Read 1,079 1,578
212 Write 653 1,184
153 Mixed 466 739
140 SusWrite 401 834
144% 650 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.5 4K Read 26.2 37.8
19 4K Write 75.6 116
8.5 4K Mixed 30 47.6
118% 44 MB/s
Min Avg Max
42.4 DQ Read 370 762
81 DQ Write 447 780
19.8 DQ Mixed 285 606
249% 367 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
515GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1061 444 155 159 150 164 MB/s
Read 1,171
Write 1,090
Mixed 523
SusWrite 355
175% 785 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 80.6
4K Mixed 38.2
147% 51.9 MB/s
DQ Read 464
DQ Write 454
DQ Mixed 421
327% 446 MB/s
663GB free
Firmware: 1.0.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 416 419 390 402 380 397 MB/s
Read 797
Write 574
Mixed 495
SusWrite 401
126% 567 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 99.7
4K Mixed 36.2
145% 55.4 MB/s
DQ Read 160
DQ Write 565
DQ Mixed 403
297% 376 MB/s
84GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 432 236 225 230 182 175 MB/s
Read 1,069
Write 825
Mixed 301
SusWrite 247
135% 610 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 94.3
4K Mixed 27.1
123% 48.9 MB/s
DQ Read 180
DQ Write 474
DQ Mixed 35.4
111% 230 MB/s
482GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 263 426 294 307 292 277 MB/s
Read 816
Write 685
Mixed 415
SusWrite 310
124% 557 MB/s
4K Read 26.2
4K Write 66.7
4K Mixed 4.8
81% 32.6 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 471
DQ Mixed 124
172% 311 MB/s
267GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 265 153 228 77 151 163 MB/s
Read 466
Write 503
Mixed 307
SusWrite 173
81% 362 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 37.5
146% 56.2 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 570
DQ Mixed 186
189% 291 MB/s
638GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 22 27 27 23 18 MB/s
Read 644
Write 414
Mixed 397
SusWrite 30.4
82% 371 MB/s
4K Read 15.9
4K Write 41.4
4K Mixed 24.4
77% 27.2 MB/s
DQ Read 297
DQ Write 379
DQ Mixed 296
235% 324 MB/s
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Typical Raid 0 Volume 720GB Builds (Compare 209 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: MSI MS-16F4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $209

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