Average Bench: 68.3% (676th of 1058)

Based on 229 user benchmarks.  Model: 3 1TB SSD

Above average average bench

The 3 1TB SSD 1TB averaged 31.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 26.9MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 237MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the 3 1TB SSD 1TB is 69.5%. 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 36.7MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 158MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 229 samples)
Min Avg Max
323 Read 420 501
49.2 Write 345 429
8.6 Mixed 256 379
19 SusWrite 263 423
71.8% 321 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.5 4K Read 26.9 35
3.6 4K Write 63.7 115
0.3 4K Mixed 17.4 31.2
96.8% 36 MB/s
Min Avg Max
108 DQ Read 158 222
5.07 DQ Write 237 338
0.3 DQ Mixed 36.7 49
73% 144 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
108GB free
Firmware: S1024A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 433 427 423 92 75 44 MB/s
Read 474
Write 421
Mixed 374
SusWrite 249
85% 380 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 26.4
130% 53.1 MB/s
DQ Read 25.1
DQ Write 96.9
DQ Mixed 36.1
35% 52.7 MB/s
316GB free
Firmware: R1108A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 27 36 14 45 26 MB/s
Read 407
Write 414
Mixed 344
SusWrite 33.7
67% 300 MB/s
4K Read 34.7
4K Write 51.2
4K Mixed 0.6
80% 28.8 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 9.3
DQ Mixed 0.6
20% 51.7 MB/s
262GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1108A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 400 273 4.9 96 2.6 MB/s
Read 425
Write 143
Mixed 9.2
SusWrite 139
39% 179 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.3
44% 10.1 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 42,053,184 SSDs tested.

Typical 1TB SSD 1TB Builds (Compare 3,634 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7020

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $194

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