Average Bench: 118% (184th of 1058)

Based on 49,895 user benchmarks.  Models: INTEL SSDPEKKW256G7, NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW25

Outstanding average bench

The Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB averaged 17.9% 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 281MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 472MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB is 107%. 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 186MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 297MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 49,895 samples)
Min Avg Max
566 Read 930 2,090
356 Write 544 589
373 Mixed 553 611
139 SusWrite 186 224
123% 553 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.6 4K Read 40.8 56.2
37.5 4K Write 103 150
18.8 4K Mixed 44 55
173% 62.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
267 DQ Read 297 504
145 DQ Write 472 557
40.2 DQ Mixed 281 331
242% 350 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 005C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 276 279 279 195 227 MB/s
Read 1,247
Write 920
Mixed 393
SusWrite 271
156% 708 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 99
4K Mixed 65.2
178% 63.9 MB/s
DQ Read 731
DQ Write 485
DQ Mixed 139
230% 452 MB/s
141GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF121C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 293 533 95 108 126 64 MB/s
Read 884
Write 581
Mixed 589
SusWrite 203
126% 564 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 53.3
194% 75.8 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 552
DQ Mixed 322
271% 384 MB/s
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF121C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 482 270 193 109 109 126 MB/s
Read 872
Write 560
Mixed 590
SusWrite 215
124% 559 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 91.2
4K Mixed 44.5
152% 55.5 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 540
DQ Mixed 326
272% 382 MB/s
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 436 348 113 78 109 55 MB/s
Read 789
Write 564
Mixed 565
SusWrite 190
117% 527 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 98.8
4K Mixed 43.9
150% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 514
DQ Mixed 324
266% 372 MB/s
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 476 153 254 73 64 55 MB/s
Read 775
Write 405
Mixed 567
SusWrite 179
107% 481 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 84.1
4K Mixed 37.7
132% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 544
DQ Mixed 271
246% 365 MB/s
35GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 440 100 125 232 36 100 MB/s
Read 864
Write 561
Mixed 566
SusWrite 172
120% 541 MB/s
4K Read 29.2
4K Write 97
4K Mixed 43.3
151% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 30.2
DQ Write 98.3
DQ Mixed 44.4
40% 57.6 MB/s
165GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 293 203 142 235 63 47 MB/s
Read 641
Write 514
Mixed 530
SusWrite 164
103% 462 MB/s
4K Read 20.9
4K Write 82.9
4K Mixed 38.8
125% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 537
DQ Mixed 321
268% 379 MB/s
174GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 393 223 257 127 109 109 MB/s
Read 724
Write 551
Mixed 550
SusWrite 203
113% 507 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 58.7
4K Mixed 32.2
107% 37.9 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 505
DQ Mixed 326
266% 370 MB/s
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Typical 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB Builds (Compare 6,012 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: Acer Nitro AN515-51

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 10% - Very poor Total price: $169

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