Average Bench: 120% (148th of 1011)

Based on 33,763 user benchmarks.  Models: INTEL SSDPEKKW256G7, NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW25

Outstanding average bench

The Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB averaged 19.5% 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 287MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 485MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB is 120%. 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 300MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 33,763 samples)
Min Avg Max
568 Read 932 1,892
446 Write 564 739
394 Mixed 572 616
154 SusWrite 193 284
125% 565 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.3 4K Read 36.9 63
48.7 4K Write 110 159
22.9 4K Mixed 46.2 57.1
173% 64.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
154 DQ Read 300 804
182 DQ Write 485 557
39.9 DQ Mixed 287 332
247% 357 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
237GB free
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 556 307 108 108 97 93 MB/s
Read 886
Write 534
Mixed 564
SusWrite 211
122% 549 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 49.4
179% 69.3 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 520
DQ Mixed 314
262% 371 MB/s
73GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 471 255 216 53 64 125 MB/s
Read 848
Write 559
Mixed 587
SusWrite 197
122% 548 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 45.2
162% 62.6 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 552
DQ Mixed 322
271% 384 MB/s
238GB free
Firmware: PSF121C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 292 204 127 107 107 MB/s
Read 867
Write 533
Mixed 537
SusWrite 210
119% 537 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 97
4K Mixed 46.8
161% 58.8 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 442
DQ Mixed 307
248% 343 MB/s
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF121C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 406 164 293 108 77 96 MB/s
Read 667
Write 508
Mixed 514
SusWrite 191
105% 470 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 44.5
158% 59.6 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 387
DQ Mixed 318
245% 328 MB/s
93GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 121C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 395 368 158 107 63 124 MB/s
Read 555
Write 380
Mixed 436
SusWrite 203
88% 393 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 12.7
4K Mixed 18.8
79% 21.1 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 277
DQ Mixed 158
151% 236 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 18,504,076 SSDs tested.

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Typical 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB Builds (Compare 9,413 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

System: Acer Nitro AN515-51

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 17% - Very poor Total price: $90

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