Average Bench: 73% (592nd of 1058)

Based on 839 user benchmarks.  Model: FORESEE 256GB SSD

Good average bench

The Foresee 256GB SSD 256GB averaged 27.0% 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 95.2MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 23.8MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Foresee 256GB SSD 256GB is 52.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Foresee 256GB SSD 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 312MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 316MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 839 samples)
Min Avg Max
306 Read 438 637
145 Write 335 444
161 Mixed 316 435
117 SusWrite 312 432
78.5% 350 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.3 4K Read 23.8 36.3
16.5 4K Write 51.3 90.1
8.44 4K Mixed 20.9 40.5
90% 32 MB/s
Min Avg Max
123 DQ Read 211 349
87.4 DQ Write 216 354
29.1 DQ Mixed 95.2 250
104% 174 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
177GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V1.2.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 250 364 386 345 310 295 MB/s
Read 428
Write 406
Mixed 386
SusWrite 325
87% 386 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 66.6
4K Mixed 35.5
127% 44.3 MB/s
DQ Read 150
DQ Write 284
DQ Mixed 237
174% 224 MB/s
218GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V4.7.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 418 422 401 413 407 397 MB/s
Read 443
Write 409
Mixed 352
SusWrite 410
91% 403 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 64.5
4K Mixed 20.9
107% 38.6 MB/s
DQ Read 181
DQ Write 219
DQ Mixed 35
72% 145 MB/s
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V2.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 117 146 70 84 72 MB/s
Read 776
Write 245
Mixed 284
SusWrite 107
77% 353 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 81.8
4K Mixed 27.7
116% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 112
DQ Mixed 58
83% 159 MB/s
215GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V4.20.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 347 375 387 377 396 397 MB/s
Read 430
Write 385
Mixed 330
SusWrite 380
86% 381 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 60.8
4K Mixed 20.8
104% 37.2 MB/s
DQ Read 196
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 30.9
73% 151 MB/s
200GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V4.7.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 337 333 340 345 332 368 MB/s
Read 364
Write 314
Mixed 299
SusWrite 342
74% 330 MB/s
4K Read 15.8
4K Write 26.7
4K Mixed 10.8
52% 17.8 MB/s
DQ Read 185
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 32.4
71% 145 MB/s
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V1.2.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 259 243 133 130 133 137 MB/s
Read 387
Write 341
Mixed 346
SusWrite 172
70% 312 MB/s
4K Read 13.5
4K Write 15.6
4K Mixed 12.8
45% 14 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 257
DQ Mixed 241
168% 206 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,405,306 SSDs tested.

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Gaming
Gaming 4%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 36%
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Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk

System: AMI Intel

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