Average Bench: 41% (868th of 1003)

Based on 245 user benchmarks.  Model: OCZ-AGILITY3

Below average average bench

The OCZ AGILITY3 180GB averaged 59.0% 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 Write Speed 63.2MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 18MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ AGILITY3 180GB is 27.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the OCZ AGILITY3 180GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 90.6MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 122MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 245 samples)
Min Avg Max
89.9 Read 148 185
93.5 Write 126 157
94.4 Mixed 122 146
60.1 SusWrite 90.6 104
27.3% 122 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.1 4K Read 18 25.6
27.8 4K Write 63.2 115
6.66 4K Mixed 15.1 29.1
80.2% 32.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.8 DQ Read 99.3 174
40.9 DQ Write 110 150
6.16 DQ Mixed 45.8 132
50.8% 85.1 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
167GB free
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 98 110 107 108 111 MB/s
Read 181
Write 135
Mixed 119
SusWrite 108
30% 136 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 46
4K Mixed 25.8
89% 31 MB/s
DQ Read 173
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 140
106% 145 MB/s
61GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 87 83 85 91 88 MB/s
Read 103
Write 144
Mixed 136
SusWrite 88.2
27% 118 MB/s
4K Read 22.6
4K Write 81.2
4K Mixed 25
109% 42.9 MB/s
DQ Read 20.2
DQ Write 138
DQ Mixed 49.9
47% 69.3 MB/s
95GB free
Firmware: 2.25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 110 102 99 102 103 MB/s
Read 111
Write 151
Mixed 128
SusWrite 102
28% 123 MB/s
4K Read 17.1
4K Write 55.5
4K Mixed 25.4
88% 32.7 MB/s
DQ Read 145
DQ Write 130
DQ Mixed 84
78% 120 MB/s
120GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 100 99 100 98 97 MB/s
Read 115
Write 156
Mixed 134
SusWrite 101
29% 127 MB/s
4K Read 19.1
4K Write 57.5
4K Mixed 22.3
88% 33 MB/s
DQ Read 128
DQ Write 134
DQ Mixed 82.7
76% 115 MB/s
65GB free
Firmware: 2.22
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 90 77 85 78 84 MB/s
Read 88.7
Write 131
Mixed 115
SusWrite 86.4
24% 105 MB/s
4K Read 16.2
4K Write 41.9
4K Mixed 20.6
73% 26.2 MB/s
DQ Read 23.3
DQ Write 68.8
DQ Mixed 23.7
25% 38.6 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,781,594 SSDs tested.

Typical AGILITY3 180GB Builds (Compare 1,461 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-UD3H-BK-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $764

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