Average Bench: 148% (145th of 1058)

Based on 751 user benchmarks.  Model: Patriot P300 256GB

Outstanding average bench

The Patriot P300 256GB averaged 47.7% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Patriot P300 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 286MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 640MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Patriot P300 256GB is 75%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Patriot P300 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 351MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 23.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 751 samples)
Min Avg Max
698 Read 1,352 1,615
167 Write 868 1,270
118 Mixed 693 953
165 SusWrite 351 572
181% 816 MB/s
Min Avg Max
31.3 4K Read 45.2 54.6
45.3 4K Write 140 209
10.6 4K Mixed 23.1 32.3
172% 69.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
240 DQ Read 396 769
78.3 DQ Write 640 958
75 DQ Mixed 286 463
282% 441 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
95GB free (System drive)
Firmware: T0214B0L
SusWrite @10s intervals: 245 439 799 498 140 112 MB/s
Read 1342
Write 1,241
Mixed 916
SusWrite 372
216% 968 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 27
178% 70.8 MB/s
DQ Read 376
DQ Write 694
DQ Mixed 355
320% 475 MB/s
199GB free (System drive)
Firmware: T0214B0L
SusWrite @10s intervals: 864 862 530 651 380 147 MB/s
Read 1,374
Write 1,248
Mixed 791
SusWrite 572
223% 996 MB/s
4K Read 36.3
4K Write 81.3
4K Mixed 22.9
127% 46.8 MB/s
DQ Read 369
DQ Write 728
DQ Mixed 353
324% 483 MB/s
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1111A0L
SusWrite @10s intervals: 522 361 556 391 293 352 MB/s
Read 1,250
Write 973
Mixed 595
SusWrite 413
180% 808 MB/s
4K Read 43.5
4K Write 139
4K Mixed 24.7
171% 69 MB/s
DQ Read 392
DQ Write 756
DQ Mixed 340
325% 496 MB/s
158GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1111A0L
SusWrite @10s intervals: 605 186 438 168 215 360 MB/s
Read 1,437
Write 956
Mixed 751
SusWrite 329
192% 868 MB/s
4K Read 49
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 22.1
166% 63.6 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 676
DQ Mixed 321
303% 461 MB/s
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1111A0L
SusWrite @10s intervals: 676 335 523 578 586 190 MB/s
Read 1,476
Write 942
Mixed 654
SusWrite 481
197% 888 MB/s
4K Read 47.9
4K Write 56.1
4K Mixed 10.8
116% 38.3 MB/s
DQ Read 393
DQ Write 688
DQ Mixed 322
306% 468 MB/s
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1111A0L
SusWrite @10s intervals: 425 317 418 345 295 263 MB/s
Read 1,282
Write 794
Mixed 740
SusWrite 344
175% 790 MB/s
4K Read 45.3
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 18.2
149% 57.3 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 399
DQ Mixed 336
268% 375 MB/s
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Typical P300 256GB Builds (Compare 19,821 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

Motherboard: MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX (MS-7A38)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $522

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