Average Bench: 237% (59th of 1058)

Based on 193 user benchmarks.  Model: XPG SPECTRIX S20G

Outstanding average bench

The XPG SPECTRIX S20G 500GB averaged 137.2% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the XPG SPECTRIX S20G 500GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 841MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 1,910MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the XPG SPECTRIX S20G 500GB is 196%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the XPG SPECTRIX S20G 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 38.5MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 119MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 193 samples)
Min Avg Max
688 Read 1,910 2,250
547 Write 1,359 1,628
412 Mixed 1,102 1,258
533 SusWrite 1,026 1,592
301% 1,349 MB/s
Min Avg Max
15.2 4K Read 38.5 44.7
41.7 4K Write 119 158
21.4 4K Mixed 55.3 66.3
192% 71 MB/s
Min Avg Max
330 DQ Read 882 979
122 DQ Write 859 1,059
201 DQ Mixed 841 975
640% 861 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
430GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VC0S0285
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1574 1578 1510 1658 1661 1654 MB/s
Read 2,264
Write 1,633
Mixed 1,276
SusWrite 1,606
379% 1,695 MB/s
4K Read 45
4K Write 167
4K Mixed 66.5
242% 92.7 MB/s
DQ Read 967
DQ Write 940
DQ Mixed 973
726% 960 MB/s
352GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VC0S0285
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1541 1561 1599 218 366 171 MB/s
Read 2,269
Write 1,648
Mixed 1,270
SusWrite 909
339% 1,524 MB/s
4K Read 45.1
4K Write 156
4K Mixed 66.6
236% 89.3 MB/s
DQ Read 968
DQ Write 1,061
DQ Mixed 971
743% 1,000 MB/s
376GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VC0S0285
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1498 1365 1493 1407 1313 1347 MB/s
Read 1,842
Write 1,582
Mixed 1,168
SusWrite 1,404
336% 1,499 MB/s
4K Read 39.4
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 59.4
200% 73.3 MB/s
DQ Read 918
DQ Write 722
DQ Mixed 814
611% 818 MB/s
242GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VC0S0285
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1558 1582 491 291 260 217 MB/s
Read 2,164
Write 1,570
Mixed 1,252
SusWrite 733
318% 1,430 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 158
4K Mixed 65.9
234% 89.1 MB/s
DQ Read 972
DQ Write 1,041
DQ Mixed 973
741% 995 MB/s
415GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VC0S0285
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1285 1382 1392 1069 399 266 MB/s
Read 2,152
Write 1,373
Mixed 1,183
SusWrite 966
316% 1,419 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 56
187% 67 MB/s
DQ Read 962
DQ Write 794
DQ Mixed 896
666% 884 MB/s
271GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VC0S0285
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1403 1476 802 290 263 247 MB/s
Read 2,146
Write 1487
Mixed 1,210
SusWrite 747
311% 1,397 MB/s
4K Read 42.6
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 61.9
213% 78.3 MB/s
DQ Read 977
DQ Write 1,033
DQ Mixed 936
723% 982 MB/s
371GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VC0S0285
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1496 1553 1552 515 247 257 MB/s
Read 1,807
Write 1,515
Mixed 1,233
SusWrite 936
307% 1,373 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 59.1
203% 74.4 MB/s
DQ Read 975
DQ Write 1,042
DQ Mixed 969
740% 995 MB/s
143GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VC0S0285
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1186 577 461 455 292 258 MB/s
Read 2,099
Write 1,252
Mixed 1,126
SusWrite 538
278% 1,254 MB/s
4K Read 41.9
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 61.8
220% 83.6 MB/s
DQ Read 971
DQ Write 996
DQ Mixed 972
734% 980 MB/s
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Typical SPECTRIX S20G 500GB Builds (Compare 23,692 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $89

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $632

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