Average Bench: 86% (360th of 1040)

Based on 317 user benchmarks.  Model: OCZ-VERTEX460

Very good average bench

The OCZ Vertex 460 480GB averaged just 14.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the OCZ Vertex 460 480GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 125MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 77.6MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ Vertex 460 480GB is 49.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the OCZ Vertex 460 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 359MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 363MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 317 samples)
Min Avg Max
315 Read 431 511
234 Write 407 492
208 Mixed 359 493
158 SusWrite 363 467
87.8% 390 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.7 4K Read 24.1 30.6
32.5 4K Write 77.6 123
13.8 4K Mixed 27.2 37
112% 42.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.3 DQ Read 242 354
73.2 DQ Write 230 346
15.1 DQ Mixed 125 232
124% 199 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
160GB free
Firmware: 1.03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 380 319 381 382 320 381 MB/s
Read 430
Write 363
Mixed 304
SusWrite 361
82% 364 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 45.9
4K Mixed 27.2
92% 31.7 MB/s
DQ Read 250
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 200
155% 214 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 32,763,914 SSDs tested.


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Typical Vertex 460 480GB Builds (Compare 8,648 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 104%
Desktop 91%
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Workstation 119%

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX X570-E GAMING - $299

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $1,483

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