Average Bench: 33.9% (928th of 1012)

more Based on 7,584 user benchmarks.  Models: INTEL SSDSA2M080G2GC, INTEL SSDSA2M080G2HP, INTEL SSDSA2MH080G1GN, INTEL SSDSA2MH080G1HP, INTEL SSDSA2M080, INTEL SS DSA2M080G2GC, INTEL SSDSA2MH08, INTEL SSDSA2M080G2GN, INTEL SSDSA2MH080G1GC

Poor average bench

The Intel X25-M 80GB averaged 66.0% 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 17.2MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 53.9MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel X25-M 80GB is 25.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel X25-M 80GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 62.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 72.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,584 samples)
Min Avg Max
94.5 Read 220 254
36.1 Write 72.4 85.2
34.7 Mixed 86.4 117
28 SusWrite 62.3 82.6
24.2% 110 MB/s
Min Avg Max
5.2 4K Read 17.2 22.4
7.73 4K Write 38.5 63.8
6.1 4K Mixed 10 12.4
59.3% 21.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.9 DQ Read 125 179
26.3 DQ Write 65.5 81.7
10.5 DQ Mixed 53.9 86.3
51.1% 81.5 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
74GB free
Firmware: 2CV102HD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 78 82 82 85 85 MB/s
Read 255
Write 86
Mixed 118
SusWrite 82.1
30% 135 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 67.6
4K Mixed 12.6
87% 34.5 MB/s
DQ Read 153
DQ Write 81.8
DQ Mixed 83.4
71% 106 MB/s
7GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102M3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 45 46 35 33 33 MB/s
Read 238
Write 60
Mixed 44.7
SusWrite 40.4
21% 95.9 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 29
4K Mixed 10.3
58% 19.5 MB/s
DQ Read 178
DQ Write 75.6
DQ Mixed 33.1
49% 95.7 MB/s
20GB free
Firmware: 2CV102M3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 54 58 49 46 39 MB/s
Read 247
Write 82.7
Mixed 50
SusWrite 49.5
23% 107 MB/s
4K Read 17.3
4K Write 27.5
4K Mixed 9.9
54% 18.2 MB/s
DQ Read 181
DQ Write 49.6
DQ Mixed 67.3
62% 99.2 MB/s
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102M3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 79 82 80 83 82 MB/s
Read 214
Write 81.9
Mixed 106
SusWrite 80.4
27% 121 MB/s
4K Read 17.9
4K Write 37.9
4K Mixed 10.2
60% 22 MB/s
DQ Read 20.9
DQ Write 62
DQ Mixed 11.6
18% 31.5 MB/s
6GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102M3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 48 49 40 42 45 MB/s
Read 238
Write 82.7
Mixed 46.2
SusWrite 45.5
22% 103 MB/s
4K Read 16.8
4K Write 25.7
4K Mixed 10
52% 17.5 MB/s
DQ Read 181
DQ Write 56.1
DQ Mixed 52.8
56% 96.7 MB/s
6GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102M3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 42 44 42 38 27 MB/s
Read 207
Write 51.7
Mixed 70.3
SusWrite 38.9
20% 91.9 MB/s
4K Read 7.7
4K Write 32.9
4K Mixed 8.8
40% 16.5 MB/s
DQ Read 182
DQ Write 58.8
DQ Mixed 46.7
54% 95.8 MB/s
74GB free
Firmware: 9065
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 66 71 75 73 76 MB/s
Read 137
Write 79
Mixed 76.2
SusWrite 71.2
20% 90.8 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 25.3
4K Mixed 9.3
49% 16.8 MB/s
DQ Read 18.1
DQ Write 29.3
DQ Mixed 10.3
12% 19.2 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 20,094,986 SSDs tested.

Typical X25-M 80GB Builds (Compare 48,049 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $353

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