Average Bench: 106% (222nd of 1058)

Based on 9,912 user benchmarks.  Model: Intel Raid 0 Volume

Outstanding average bench

The Intel Raid 0 Volume 480GB averaged 6.0% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Raid 0 Volume 480GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 226MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 924MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Raid 0 Volume 480GB is 176%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Intel Raid 0 Volume 480GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 329MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 390MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,912 samples)
Min Avg Max
384 Read 924 2,317
153 Write 554 1,425
49.2 Mixed 390 900
90.1 SusWrite 329 741
122% 549 MB/s
Min Avg Max
9.9 4K Read 25.8 39.8
17.4 4K Write 67.4 109
2.2 4K Mixed 27.5 48.8
110% 40.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
68.6 DQ Read 323 919
28.6 DQ Write 375 862
14.8 DQ Mixed 226 663
204% 308 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
199GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1594 1405 916 480 633 705 MB/s
Read 3,074
Write 1,936
Mixed 1,310
SusWrite 956
403% 1,819 MB/s
4K Read 41.2
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 55.6
191% 68.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,165
DQ Write 889
DQ Mixed 778
649% 944 MB/s
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 610 681 1239 862 463 1150 MB/s
Read 3099
Write 579
Mixed 1,268
SusWrite 834
316% 1,445 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 88.1
4K Mixed 30.9
145% 52.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,062
DQ Write 705
DQ Mixed 750
596% 839 MB/s
339GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 275 288 294 291 295 MB/s
Read 610
Write 410
Mixed 464
SusWrite 319
101% 451 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 70.7
4K Mixed 31.3
120% 43.4 MB/s
DQ Read 291
DQ Write 576
DQ Mixed 279
256% 382 MB/s
268GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 331 308 358 371 354 308 MB/s
Read 668
Write 359
Mixed 400
SusWrite 338
98% 441 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 42.6
4K Mixed 24.9
86% 29.4 MB/s
DQ Read 221
DQ Write 371
DQ Mixed 22.9
94% 205 MB/s
267GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 302 303 307 295 290 284 MB/s
Read 691
Write 365
Mixed 376
SusWrite 297
96% 432 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 47.3
4K Mixed 23.1
88% 30.7 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 228
186% 260 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 47,208,814 SSDs tested.

Typical Raid 0 Volume 480GB Builds (Compare 6,792 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $688

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