Average Bench: 116% (146th of 1003)

Based on 28,360 user benchmarks.  Models: INTEL SSDPEKKW256G7, NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW25

Outstanding average bench

The Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB averaged 16.0% 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 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 283MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 491MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB is 81.1%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 193MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 292MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 28,360 samples)
Min Avg Max
578 Read 899 1,717
457 Write 564 687
421 Mixed 566 609
156 SusWrite 193 279
123% 556 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.7 4K Read 33.9 41.8
43.3 4K Write 108 157
20.5 4K Mixed 45 55.2
166% 62.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
210 DQ Read 292 413
212 DQ Write 491 557
39.9 DQ Mixed 283 331
245% 355 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
92GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF121C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 412 360 126 109 55 104 MB/s
Read 893
Write 580
Mixed 598
SusWrite 194
126% 566 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 52
190% 73.2 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 555
DQ Mixed 323
272% 386 MB/s
171GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 280 243 301 127 108 109 MB/s
Read 868
Write 564
Mixed 578
SusWrite 195
122% 551 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 95.2
4K Mixed 43.4
151% 56.1 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 484
DQ Mixed 315
258% 359 MB/s
36GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 272 128 94 60 5.5 MB/s
Read 843
Write 585
Mixed 596
SusWrite 155
121% 545 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 45.2
156% 58.4 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 527
DQ Mixed 327
270% 377 MB/s
188GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 565 308 109 109 109 124 MB/s
Read 850
Write 560
Mixed 595
SusWrite 220
124% 556 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 83.6
4K Mixed 40
137% 50.2 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 520
DQ Mixed 328
269% 376 MB/s
188GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 529 240 151 109 109 108 MB/s
Read 769
Write 556
Mixed 557
SusWrite 208
116% 522 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 69.4
4K Mixed 33.6
114% 41.9 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 519
DQ Mixed 326
268% 374 MB/s
145GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF121C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 278 237 327 107 125 108 MB/s
Read 817
Write 557
Mixed 566
SusWrite 197
119% 534 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 71
4K Mixed 36
121% 43.9 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 188
DQ Mixed 41.2
82% 169 MB/s
215GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 312 213 277 115 108 108 MB/s
Read 562
Write 474
Mixed 475
SusWrite 189
95% 425 MB/s
4K Read 11.5
4K Write 71.3
4K Mixed 34.9
100% 39.2 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 530
DQ Mixed 318
266% 375 MB/s
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Typical 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB Builds (Compare 8,001 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

System: Acer Nitro AN515-51

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 157% - Outstanding Total price: $65

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