Average Bench: 134% (130th of 1011)

Based on 12,938 user benchmarks.  Models: INTEL SSDPEKKW512G7, NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW51

Outstanding average bench

The Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB averaged 33.8% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 463MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 513MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB is 141%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 311MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 586MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,938 samples)
Min Avg Max
560 Read 927 2,282
458 Write 586 1,232
482 Mixed 641 1,204
191 SusWrite 311 549
137% 616 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.1 4K Read 34.1 65
56.4 4K Write 119 162
30.8 4K Mixed 49.2 72.4
178% 67.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
291 DQ Read 526 1,091
287 DQ Write 513 642
201 DQ Mixed 463 804
363% 501 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
163GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 004C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 730 617 402 411 627 556 MB/s
Read 2,346
Write 1,454
Mixed 1,312
SusWrite 557
314% 1,417 MB/s
4K Read 69.8
4K Write 146
4K Mixed 91.1
300% 102 MB/s
DQ Read 1,356
DQ Write 965
DQ Mixed 1,105
840% 1,142 MB/s
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF121C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 405 513 415 335 175 147 MB/s
Read 906
Write 552
Mixed 652
SusWrite 332
136% 610 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 56.6
207% 81.9 MB/s
DQ Read 504
DQ Write 529
DQ Mixed 466
364% 500 MB/s
302GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 565 568 239 231 244 170 MB/s
Read 884
Write 551
Mixed 638
SusWrite 336
134% 602 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 49.1
173% 65.8 MB/s
DQ Read 504
DQ Write 524
DQ Mixed 464
363% 498 MB/s
144GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 201 119 26 281 161 234 MB/s
Read 894
Write 549
Mixed 645
SusWrite 170
125% 565 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 53.4
201% 80.2 MB/s
DQ Read 498
DQ Write 522
DQ Mixed 462
360% 494 MB/s
128GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF121C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 365 562 221 458 121 MB/s
Read 875
Write 554
Mixed 625
SusWrite 321
132% 594 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 93
4K Mixed 46.1
153% 56.2 MB/s
DQ Read 503
DQ Write 528
DQ Mixed 464
363% 498 MB/s
217GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 262 523 489 382 156 128 MB/s
Read 852
Write 563
Mixed 620
SusWrite 323
131% 589 MB/s
4K Read 24.7
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 47.2
157% 61.2 MB/s
DQ Read 492
DQ Write 500
DQ Mixed 474
362% 489 MB/s
103GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 440 410 312 92 163 MB/s
Read 745
Write 512
Mixed 576
SusWrite 307
119% 535 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 40.3
150% 60.3 MB/s
DQ Read 505
DQ Write 524
DQ Mixed 462
362% 497 MB/s
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Typical 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB Builds (Compare 20,136 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $380

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $1,426

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