Average Bench: 84.5% (333rd of 1000)

Based on 1,896 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA THNSNJ256GCSU

Very good average bench

The Toshiba HG6 256GB averaged just 15.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Toshiba HG6 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 260MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 36.7MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba HG6 256GB is 52.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba HG6 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 280MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 365MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,896 samples)
Min Avg Max
333 Read 450 504
108 Write 365 472
211 Mixed 374 455
88.9 SusWrite 280 464
82.4% 367 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13 4K Read 22.4 28.4
36.2 4K Write 71.4 106
23 4K Mixed 36.7 47.9
119% 43.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
29.7 DQ Read 311 367
88.3 DQ Write 240 327
43.3 DQ Mixed 260 348
199% 271 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
172GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JURA0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 463 379 332 342 388 429 MB/s
Read 504
Write 466
Mixed 459
SusWrite 389
102% 454 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 86.4
4K Mixed 43.3
140% 51.8 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 338
254% 339 MB/s
76GB free
Firmware: JURA0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 396 460 463 469 468 409 MB/s
Read 500
Write 471
Mixed 451
SusWrite 444
105% 466 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 71.3
4K Mixed 40.1
128% 45.7 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 320
243% 329 MB/s
42GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JURA0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 380 262 201 209 275 308 MB/s
Read 505
Write 465
Mixed 456
SusWrite 272
95% 424 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 48.7
161% 61 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 320
241% 324 MB/s
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JURA0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 455 424 276 279 407 328 MB/s
Read 455
Write 420
Mixed 417
SusWrite 362
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 18.3
4K Write 35.8
4K Mixed 25.8
80% 26.6 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 333
252% 339 MB/s
98GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JURA0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 151 237 283 231 171 MB/s
Read 444
Write 302
Mixed 422
SusWrite 202
77% 342 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 58.1
4K Mixed 30.6
104% 37 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 241
175% 231 MB/s
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Typical HG6 256GB Builds (Compare 3,410 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z87 - $193

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $947

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