Average Bench: 119% (194th of 1074)

Based on 4,485 user benchmarks.  Model: PC300 NVMe SK hynix 256GB

Outstanding average bench

The Pc300 NVMe SK hynix 256GB averaged 18.7% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Pc300 NVMe SK hynix 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 438MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 616MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Pc300 NVMe SK hynix 256GB is 64.3%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Pc300 NVMe SK hynix 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 321MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 358MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,485 samples)
Min Avg Max
510 Read 842 1,017
192 Write 358 414
237 Mixed 421 522
137 SusWrite 321 407
107% 486 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14 4K Read 35.4 36.7
35.9 4K Write 90.1 130
16.2 4K Mixed 34.9 43.9
146% 53.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
281 DQ Read 616 727
143 DQ Write 358 416
207 DQ Mixed 438 498
339% 471 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
236GB free
Firmware: 20005A00 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 245 386 371 379 384 381 MB/s
Read 1,019
Write 375
Mixed 496
SusWrite 358
124% 562 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 41.1
168% 65 MB/s
DQ Read 710
DQ Write 386
DQ Mixed 486
378% 527 MB/s
26GB free
Firmware: 20005A00 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 364 230 189 183 179 173 MB/s
Read 967
Write 392
Mixed 540
SusWrite 220
117% 530 MB/s
4K Read 36
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 43
172% 65.5 MB/s
DQ Read 682
DQ Write 403
DQ Mixed 490
379% 525 MB/s
238GB free
Firmware: 20005A00 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 394 395 392 392 386 390 MB/s
Read 988
Write 383
Mixed 493
SusWrite 392
125% 564 MB/s
4K Read 30.7
4K Write 77.8
4K Mixed 36.4
134% 48.3 MB/s
DQ Read 658
DQ Write 398
DQ Mixed 489
375% 515 MB/s
124GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 20003A00 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 333 378 349 298 308 297 MB/s
Read 720
Write 398
Mixed 458
SusWrite 327
106% 476 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 85.3
4K Mixed 38.1
142% 51.7 MB/s
DQ Read 519
DQ Write 405
DQ Mixed 500
364% 474 MB/s
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 20005A00 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 299 206 187 182 181 177 MB/s
Read 791
Write 401
Mixed 409
SusWrite 206
100% 452 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 78.2
4K Mixed 37
130% 47.6 MB/s
DQ Read 742
DQ Write 392
DQ Mixed 466
373% 533 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,995,867 SSDs tested

Typical NVMe SK hynix 256GB Builds (Compare 1,736 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

System: Alienware Aurora R5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $351

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