Average Bench: 107% (194th of 1026)

Based on 150 user benchmarks.  Model: AMD 2+0 Stripe/RAID0

Outstanding average bench

The AMD 2+0 Stripe/RAID0 960GB averaged 6.6% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the AMD 2+0 Stripe/RAID0 960GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 758MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 662MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD 2+0 Stripe/RAID0 960GB is 88.9%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the AMD 2+0 Stripe/RAID0 960GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 110MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 121MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 150 samples)
Min Avg Max
288 Read 758 1,037
149 Write 662 951
116 Mixed 612 1,024
109 SusWrite 352 714
134% 596 MB/s
Min Avg Max
9.67 4K Read 23.8 29.7
20.1 4K Write 77.5 131
7.36 4K Mixed 25.3 41.7
109% 42.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
22.4 DQ Read 110 218
33.5 DQ Write 121 204
11.5 DQ Mixed 62.3 172
61.6% 97.8 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
756GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 469 641 733 744 746 756 MB/s
Read 811
Write 158
Mixed 520
SusWrite 682
121% 542 MB/s
4K Read 28
4K Write 68.5
4K Mixed 34.7
123% 43.7 MB/s
DQ Read 226
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 216
160% 212 MB/s
894GB free
Firmware: 1.10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 477 440 203 30 67 10 MB/s
Read 986
Write 872
Mixed 475
SusWrite 204
141% 634 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 41.8
156% 59.9 MB/s
DQ Read 134
DQ Write 175
DQ Mixed 97.8
90% 136 MB/s
849GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 548 633 635 653 645 652 MB/s
Read 790
Write 618
Mixed 540
SusWrite 628
144% 644 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 52
4K Mixed 25.5
92% 32.7 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 176
DQ Mixed 99.2
99% 159 MB/s
399GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 688 56 16 12 213 15 MB/s
Read 878
Write 626
Mixed 35.6
SusWrite 167
94% 427 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 20.1
4K Mixed 1.8
57% 17.1 MB/s
DQ Read 216
DQ Write 6.5
DQ Mixed 1.4
28% 74.7 MB/s
475GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 590 93 9.5 10 14 21 MB/s
Read 892
Write 684
Mixed 672
SusWrite 123
132% 593 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 20.1
4K Mixed 1.6
62% 18 MB/s
DQ Read 226
DQ Write 2.1
DQ Mixed 2.1
30% 76.8 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,454,362 SSDs tested.

Typical 2+0 Stripe/RAID0 960GB Builds (Compare 3,370 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus Crosshair V Formula - $220

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $745

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