Average Bench: 72.2% (536th of 1003)

Based on 89 user benchmarks.  Model: INTEL SSDSC2BA100G3

Good average bench

The Intel SSDSC2BA100G3 100GB averaged 27.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 111MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 30.1MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel SSDSC2BA100G3 100GB is 28%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel SSDSC2BA100G3 100GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 189MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 193MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 89 samples)
Min Avg Max
329 Read 408 462
137 Write 189 204
191 Mixed 246 273
181 SusWrite 193 203
57.5% 259 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.9 4K Read 30.1 37.7
35.8 4K Write 77.7 107
15.6 4K Mixed 26.9 37.6
121% 44.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.4 DQ Read 194 296
74.3 DQ Write 167 202
15 DQ Mixed 111 233
102% 157 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
92GB free
Firmware: 5DV10270
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 203 204 203 204 204 MB/s
Read 378
Write 202
Mixed 243
SusWrite 202
57% 256 MB/s
4K Read 37.6
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 41.3
167% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 292
DQ Write 201
DQ Mixed 233
178% 242 MB/s
93GB free
Firmware: 5DV10270
SusWrite @10s intervals: 201 201 202 204 203 203 MB/s
Read 345
Write 203
Mixed 240
SusWrite 202
55% 248 MB/s
4K Read 37.7
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 39.8
164% 61.1 MB/s
DQ Read 295
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 234
178% 243 MB/s
92GB free
Firmware: 5DV10270
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 203 202 203 203 203 MB/s
Read 373
Write 200
Mixed 238
SusWrite 203
56% 253 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 88
4K Mixed 37.8
149% 53.8 MB/s
DQ Read 293
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 234
178% 243 MB/s
92GB free
Firmware: 5DV10270
SusWrite @10s intervals: 199 202 204 203 203 204 MB/s
Read 360
Write 202
Mixed 237
SusWrite 202
56% 250 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 94.2
4K Mixed 36.5
148% 54.8 MB/s
DQ Read 291
DQ Write 201
DQ Mixed 233
177% 242 MB/s
93GB free
Firmware: 5DV12270
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 199 198 200 200 200 MB/s
Read 353
Write 198
Mixed 231
SusWrite 198
55% 245 MB/s
4K Read 33.7
4K Write 82.4
4K Mixed 36.4
141% 50.8 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 234
178% 243 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 14,987,598 SSDs tested.

Typical SSDSC2BA100G3 100GB Builds (Compare 7,479 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z97X-Gaming 3 - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $908

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