Average Bench: 131% (132nd of 1011)

Based on 12,387 user benchmarks.  Models: INTEL SSDPEKKW512G7, NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW51

Outstanding average bench

The Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB averaged 31.0% 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 455MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 503MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB is 102%. 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 313MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 576MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,387 samples)
Min Avg Max
585 Read 889 1,346
468 Write 576 964
496 Mixed 635 716
219 SusWrite 313 412
134% 603 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.5 4K Read 32.8 38.3
59.9 4K Write 119 160
31.5 4K Mixed 48.3 57.2
174% 66.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
282 DQ Read 513 570
217 DQ Write 503 540
245 DQ Mixed 455 474
356% 490 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 550 528 155 264 236 207 MB/s
Read 873
Write 561
Mixed 646
SusWrite 323
134% 601 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 53.7
200% 80.1 MB/s
DQ Read 506
DQ Write 539
DQ Mixed 469
367% 505 MB/s
127GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 472 505 343 230 206 30 MB/s
Read 851
Write 544
Mixed 631
SusWrite 298
129% 581 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 135
4K Mixed 49.1
180% 71.5 MB/s
DQ Read 510
DQ Write 528
DQ Mixed 465
365% 501 MB/s
240GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 503 464 260 217 280 148 MB/s
Read 841
Write 547
Mixed 617
SusWrite 312
129% 579 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 48
172% 66.4 MB/s
DQ Read 503
DQ Write 538
DQ Mixed 468
366% 503 MB/s
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 280 124 120 142 58 MB/s
Read 845
Write 550
Mixed 632
SusWrite 139
120% 542 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 91
4K Mixed 42.2
146% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 505
DQ Write 528
DQ Mixed 467
365% 500 MB/s
470GB free
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 365 513 202 156 121 170 MB/s
Read 741
Write 530
Mixed 585
SusWrite 254
118% 527 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 33.7
142% 59.3 MB/s
DQ Read 442
DQ Write 507
DQ Mixed 440
341% 463 MB/s
389GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 439 447 356 413 119 118 MB/s
Read 576
Write 463
Mixed 450
SusWrite 316
101% 451 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 78.5
4K Mixed 39.1
133% 48.2 MB/s
DQ Read 501
DQ Write 297
DQ Mixed 455
324% 418 MB/s
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Typical 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB Builds (Compare 19,305 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $1,509

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