Average Bench: 157% (135th of 1058)

Based on 251 user benchmarks.  Model: NVMe SAMSUNG MZVLQ512HALU-00000

Outstanding average bench

The Nvme SAMSUNG MZVLQ512HALU-00000 512GB averaged 56.8% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Nvme SAMSUNG MZVLQ512HALU-00000 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 605MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 709MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvme SAMSUNG MZVLQ512HALU-00000 512GB is 110%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Nvme SAMSUNG MZVLQ512HALU-00000 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 473MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 96.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 251 samples)
Min Avg Max
770 Read 1,160 1,446
155 Write 930 1,309
215 Mixed 885 1,226
141 SusWrite 473 585
193% 862 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22 4K Read 43.8 51.4
32.5 4K Write 96.7 164
25.6 4K Mixed 51.5 71.9
184% 64 MB/s
Min Avg Max
403 DQ Read 709 912
119 DQ Write 431 944
155 DQ Mixed 605 921
441% 582 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
435GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FXV7101Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1076 976 334 330 350 349 MB/s
Read 1,424
Write 1,285
Mixed 1,209
SusWrite 569
251% 1,122 MB/s
4K Read 53.4
4K Write 178
4K Mixed 82.4
281% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 892
DQ Write 860
DQ Mixed 906
672% 886 MB/s
411GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FXV7000Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1102 1113 164 294 368 367 MB/s
Read 1404
Write 1,255
Mixed 1,213
SusWrite 568
249% 1,110 MB/s
4K Read 50.9
4K Write 127
4K Mixed 68.7
232% 82.2 MB/s
DQ Read 892
DQ Write 574
DQ Mixed 580
474% 682 MB/s
433GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FXV7101Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 719 743 648 327 339 342 MB/s
Read 1,196
Write 977
Mixed 911
SusWrite 520
202% 901 MB/s
4K Read 44.7
4K Write 86.3
4K Mixed 54.7
184% 61.9 MB/s
DQ Read 737
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 667
461% 583 MB/s
417GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FXV7101Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 957 966 417 337 331 323 MB/s
Read 1,168
Write 1,026
Mixed 942
SusWrite 555
207% 923 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 64.3
4K Mixed 42.4
140% 46.9 MB/s
DQ Read 907
DQ Write 389
DQ Mixed 894
597% 730 MB/s
171GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FXV7000Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 130 132 102 174 107 MB/s
Read 1,110
Write 177
Mixed 256
SusWrite 135
90% 419 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 81.7
4K Mixed 37.6
139% 50.2 MB/s
DQ Read 469
DQ Write 170
DQ Mixed 130
146% 256 MB/s
272GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FXV7101Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 187 190 166 169 216 MB/s
Read 991
Write 163
Mixed 400
SusWrite 186
95% 435 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 62.4
4K Mixed 38.4
127% 43.4 MB/s
DQ Read 469
DQ Write 221
DQ Mixed 171
173% 287 MB/s
336GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FXV7101Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 155 161 139 161 170 MB/s
Read 862
Write 113
Mixed 355
SusWrite 159
81% 372 MB/s
4K Read 34.8
4K Write 72.6
4K Mixed 34.9
136% 47.4 MB/s
DQ Read 471
DQ Write 225
DQ Mixed 153
165% 283 MB/s
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Typical SAMSUNG MZVLQ512HALU-00000 512GB Builds (Compare 35 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 5%
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Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

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