Average Bench: 253% (57th of 1074)

Based on 65 user benchmarks.  Model: NVMe SAMSUNG MZVL2256HCHQ-00BH1

Outstanding average bench

The Nvme SAMSUNG MZVL2256HCHQ-00BH1 256GB averaged 153.2% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Nvme SAMSUNG MZVL2256HCHQ-00BH1 256GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 775MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 2,279MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvme SAMSUNG MZVL2256HCHQ-00BH1 256GB is 162%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Nvme SAMSUNG MZVL2256HCHQ-00BH1 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 662MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 58.7MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 65 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,640 Read 2,279 2,993
496 Write 1,598 2,524
585 Mixed 1,380 2,319
308 SusWrite 662 1,045
329% 1,480 MB/s
Min Avg Max
31.4 4K Read 58.7 84.7
91.5 4K Write 170 221
36.8 4K Mixed 74.1 117
274% 101 MB/s
Min Avg Max
516 DQ Read 990 1,381
458 DQ Write 693 1,100
520 DQ Mixed 775 1,221
596% 819 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
130GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPS3NGXH Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1383 1199 423 425 441 436 MB/s
Read 2,211
Write 1918
Mixed 1,571
SusWrite 718
358% 1,605 MB/s
4K Read 21.9
4K Write 67.2
4K Mixed 26.9
103% 38.7 MB/s
DQ Read 574
DQ Write 710
DQ Mixed 577
453% 620 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,945,109 SSDs tested

Typical SAMSUNG MZVL2256HCHQ-00BH1 256GB Builds (Compare 4,012 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop 78%
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

System: HP Victus by HP Laptop 16-d0xxx


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