Average Bench: 90.5% (197th of 959)

Based on 1,476 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZNLN256HMHQ-000H1

Excellent average bench

The Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-000H1 256GB averaged just 9.5% 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 155MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 30.7MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-000H1 256GB is 49.6%. 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 256MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 216MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,476 samples)
Min Avg Max
359 Read 459 509
316 Write 424 491
282 Mixed 417 501
117 SusWrite 256 325
87.4% 389 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.1 4K Read 30.7 42.5
36.2 4K Write 70.2 103
16.6 4K Mixed 35.1 53.5
129% 45.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.4 DQ Read 216 382
58.2 DQ Write 219 335
16.9 DQ Mixed 155 350
133% 196 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21H3Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 250 150 146 127 116 103 MB/s
Read 506
Write 479
Mixed 388
SusWrite 149
85% 380 MB/s
4K Read 49.4
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 67.2
233% 84.1 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 353
267% 358 MB/s
206GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21H3Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 313 311 313 313 312 310 MB/s
Read 488
Write 437
Mixed 384
SusWrite 312
91% 405 MB/s
4K Read 36.3
4K Write 79.5
4K Mixed 48.8
160% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 347
263% 353 MB/s
209GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21H3Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 348 311 316 315 315 314 MB/s
Read 459
Write 411
Mixed 354
SusWrite 320
87% 386 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 81.8
4K Mixed 48.1
158% 55 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 346
262% 352 MB/s
109GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21H3Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 336 243 199 193 193 187 MB/s
Read 431
Write 325
Mixed 361
SusWrite 225
75% 336 MB/s
4K Read 37.8
4K Write 78.6
4K Mixed 48.2
161% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 50.3
121% 253 MB/s
106GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21H3Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 315 203 202 196 198 190 MB/s
Read 416
Write 381
Mixed 331
SusWrite 217
75% 336 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 71
4K Mixed 44.3
149% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 372
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 345
261% 350 MB/s
137GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21H3Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 313 255 242 236 231 230 MB/s
Read 366
Write 336
Mixed 287
SusWrite 251
70% 310 MB/s
4K Read 13.6
4K Write 58.5
4K Mixed 34.4
96% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 342
259% 348 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,124,865 SSDs tested.

Typical MZNLN256HMHQ-000H1 256GB Builds (Compare 14,740 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard

System: HP Pavilion Notebook

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