Average Bench: 34% (935th of 1018)

more Based on 8,436 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 54.2MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel X25-M 80GB is 26.8%. 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 63.1MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 74.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,436 samples)
Min Avg Max
117 Read 224 254
41.9 Write 74.4 85.9
34 Mixed 86.9 118
28.6 SusWrite 63.1 82.4
24.6% 112 MB/s
Min Avg Max
4.99 4K Read 17.2 22.5
6.66 4K Write 38.4 64.2
5.1 4K Mixed 9.99 12.3
59.1% 21.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.7 DQ Read 122 179
27.5 DQ Write 64.8 82.4
10.1 DQ Mixed 54.2 86.3
50.7% 80.2 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
29GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 64 55 47 51 48 MB/s
Read 235
Write 73.3
Mixed 112
SusWrite 56.7
26% 119 MB/s
4K Read 18.1
4K Write 38.8
4K Mixed 10.4
61% 22.4 MB/s
DQ Read 123
DQ Write 73.4
DQ Mixed 65.1
57% 87.1 MB/s
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102HD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 73 72 78 77 76 MB/s
Read 228
Write 77.3
Mixed 106
SusWrite 71.7
27% 121 MB/s
4K Read 12.2
4K Write 41.3
4K Mixed 8.9
52% 20.8 MB/s
DQ Read 154
DQ Write 73.9
DQ Mixed 71.5
64% 99.7 MB/s
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102M3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 49 43 39 37 53 MB/s
Read 240
Write 50.3
Mixed 48.6
SusWrite 45.8
21% 96.1 MB/s
4K Read 16
4K Write 19.3
4K Mixed 9.9
47% 15.1 MB/s
DQ Read 175
DQ Write 65.4
DQ Mixed 44.5
53% 94.9 MB/s
9GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102M3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 29 36 52 16 37 MB/s
Read 236
Write 79
Mixed 47.5
SusWrite 37.1
22% 99.9 MB/s
4K Read 12.7
4K Write 23.9
4K Mixed 8.9
43% 15.2 MB/s
DQ Read 139
DQ Write 56.7
DQ Mixed 30
40% 75.2 MB/s
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2CV102HD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 27 37 51 36 24 MB/s
Read 226
Write 81.9
Mixed 38.1
SusWrite 39.1
21% 96.3 MB/s
4K Read 10
4K Write 24.2
4K Mixed 11.1
42% 15.1 MB/s
DQ Read 22.6
DQ Write 28.2
DQ Mixed 11.9
13% 20.9 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 23,696,547 SSDs tested.

Typical X25-M 80GB Builds (Compare 54,927 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: 61% - Good Total price: $345

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