Average Bench: 32.9% (874th of 959)

more Based on 4,637 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 67.0% 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 16.4MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 50.5MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel X25-M 80GB is 26%. 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 58.2MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 72.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,637 samples)
Min Avg Max
137 Read 222 255
37 Write 72.6 85.2
33.5 Mixed 80.2 116
26.9 SusWrite 58.2 82.3
23.7% 108 MB/s
Min Avg Max
4.01 4K Read 16.4 22.7
7.38 4K Write 35.9 64.3
5.71 4K Mixed 9.86 12.1
56.5% 20.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.6 DQ Read 123 179
23.8 DQ Write 63.1 81.6
9.79 DQ Mixed 50.5 85.2
48.9% 79 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
17GB free
Firmware: 2CV1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 78 82 82 75 82 MB/s
Read 251
Write 81.3
Mixed 114
SusWrite 80.1
29% 132 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 60.6
4K Mixed 11
80% 31.3 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 71.7
DQ Mixed 76.2
65% 97.6 MB/s
74GB free
Firmware: 2CV102G2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 78 76 78 76 78 MB/s
Read 257
Write 50.2
Mixed 46.1
SusWrite 70.3
23% 106 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 21.8
4K Mixed 14.6
66% 19.9 MB/s
DQ Read 152
DQ Write 73.5
DQ Mixed 31.8
45% 85.8 MB/s
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102M3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 83 79 82 84 80 MB/s
Read 247
Write 83.8
Mixed 115
SusWrite 81.1
29% 132 MB/s
4K Read 19
4K Write 40.7
4K Mixed 10.2
63% 23.3 MB/s
DQ Read 179
DQ Write 77
DQ Mixed 82.4
73% 113 MB/s
74GB free
Firmware: 2CV102HD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 75 78 78 76 79 MB/s
Read 224
Write 77.5
Mixed 104
SusWrite 77.1
27% 121 MB/s
4K Read 19.5
4K Write 46.6
4K Mixed 10.2
67% 25.4 MB/s
DQ Read 22
DQ Write 62
DQ Mixed 11.7
18% 31.9 MB/s
35GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102HD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 53 61 52 53 52 52 MB/s
Read 239
Write 69
Mixed 61.5
SusWrite 53.9
23% 106 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 31
4K Mixed 11.3
59% 20.3 MB/s
DQ Read 148
DQ Write 44.8
DQ Mixed 63.2
55% 85.2 MB/s
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102HA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 76 78 76 75 74 MB/s
Read 211
Write 32.3
Mixed 90.3
SusWrite 73.3
22% 102 MB/s
4K Read 12.9
4K Write 11.8
4K Mixed 8.9
37% 11.2 MB/s
DQ Read 138
DQ Write 67.5
DQ Mixed 68.5
60% 91.2 MB/s
3GB free
Firmware: 2CV102G9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 18 16 17 16 16 MB/s
Read 234
Write 31.2
Mixed 32.5
SusWrite 22.4
17% 80.1 MB/s
4K Read 3.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 2.6
10% 2.67 MB/s
11GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102HD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 47 80 6.6 0.2 0.3 0.4 MB/s
Read 227
Write 71.2
Mixed 32.1
SusWrite 22.4
19% 88.2 MB/s
4K Read 3.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 2.3
9% 2.57 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,124,131 SSDs tested.

Typical X25-M 80GB Builds (Compare 24,092 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $505

Popular X25-M 80GB systems:

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