Average Bench: 89.4% (305th of 1037)

Based on 3,159 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZNLN256HMHQ-000H1

Very good average bench

The Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-000H1 256GB averaged just 10.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-000H1 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 295MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 41.9MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-000H1 256GB is 54.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-000H1 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 244MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 338MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,159 samples)
Min Avg Max
339 Read 424 498
269 Write 387 475
259 Mixed 338 393
111 SusWrite 244 326
78.2% 348 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.9 4K Read 31.6 44.2
36.9 4K Write 73.3 112
21.6 4K Mixed 41.9 59.1
140% 49 MB/s
Min Avg Max
150 DQ Read 329 383
123 DQ Write 286 345
132 DQ Mixed 295 355
225% 304 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21H3Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 315 205 205 207 193 194 MB/s
Read 499
Write 476
Mixed 375
SusWrite 220
88% 392 MB/s
4K Read 44.9
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 60.5
209% 74.8 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 353
268% 360 MB/s
180GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21H3Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 363 308 308 291 261 297 MB/s
Read 427
Write 399
Mixed 350
SusWrite 305
83% 370 MB/s
4K Read 39.5
4K Write 83.2
4K Mixed 50.9
169% 57.9 MB/s
DQ Read 369
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 340
256% 343 MB/s
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21H3Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 358 288 291 306 302 298 MB/s
Read 488
Write 442
Mixed 387
SusWrite 307
91% 406 MB/s
4K Read 39.9
4K Write 89
4K Mixed 52.1
174% 60.3 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 200
151% 202 MB/s
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21H3Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 332 285 166 140 137 134 MB/s
Read 390
Write 368
Mixed 330
SusWrite 199
72% 322 MB/s
4K Read 38.6
4K Write 79.2
4K Mixed 50.7
165% 56.2 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 342
258% 346 MB/s
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21H3Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 288 147 133 132 130 124 MB/s
Read 429
Write 388
Mixed 359
SusWrite 159
75% 334 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 55.8
4K Mixed 32.3
113% 38.6 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 295
DQ Mixed 324
246% 333 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 31,536,356 SSDs tested.

Typical MZNLN256HMHQ-000H1 256GB Builds (Compare 8,777 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
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Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: HP Pavilion Notebook

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