Average Bench: 116% (185th of 1059)

Based on 58,154 user benchmarks.  Models: INTEL SSDPEKKW256G7, NVMe INTEL SSDPEKKW25

Outstanding average bench

The Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB averaged 15.6% 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 473MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB is 77.6%. 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 188MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 298MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 58,154 samples)
Min Avg Max
565 Read 899 1,599
366 Write 550 591
399 Mixed 562 612
138 SusWrite 188 248
122% 550 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.8 4K Read 35.5 48.7
39.4 4K Write 107 154
18 4K Mixed 44.5 54.8
167% 62.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
266 DQ Read 298 492
132 DQ Write 473 557
39.4 DQ Mixed 283 330
243% 351 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
150GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 391 294 190 107 109 126 MB/s
Read 890
Write 558
Mixed 584
SusWrite 203
124% 559 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 51.3
186% 73 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 515
DQ Mixed 326
268% 374 MB/s
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 303 100 231 241 108 126 MB/s
Read 842
Write 552
Mixed 574
SusWrite 185
120% 538 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 43.2
152% 57.6 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 536
DQ Mixed 323
270% 380 MB/s
110GB free
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 429 449 109 103 78 121 MB/s
Read 728
Write 570
Mixed 499
SusWrite 215
112% 503 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 74
4K Mixed 41.2
122% 45 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 542
DQ Mixed 328
273% 383 MB/s
52GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 257 125 201 196 136 71 MB/s
Read 748
Write 531
Mixed 550
SusWrite 164
111% 498 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 61.3
4K Mixed 33.3
107% 38.6 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 467
DQ Mixed 324
259% 356 MB/s
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Typical 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB Builds (Compare 2,215 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: Acer Nitro AN515-51

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 14% - Very poor Total price: $109

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