Average Bench: 97.8% (201st of 1003)

Based on 4,343 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZNLN256HMHQ-00000

Excellent average bench

The Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB averaged just 2.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 320MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 47.1MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB is 51.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 245MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 356MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,343 samples)
Min Avg Max
377 Read 461 501
308 Write 420 478
256 Mixed 356 393
127 SusWrite 245 323
83.1% 371 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.5 4K Read 36.2 46
42.1 4K Write 83.1 115
23.6 4K Mixed 47.1 61.2
159% 55.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
262 DQ Read 357 384
213 DQ Write 311 345
192 DQ Mixed 320 357
244% 329 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 391 318 312 319 318 320 MB/s
Read 498
Write 441
Mixed 368
SusWrite 330
92% 409 MB/s
4K Read 46
4K Write 120
4K Mixed 62.2
213% 76 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 340
259% 350 MB/s
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 382 317 319 320 321 320 MB/s
Read 499
Write 469
Mixed 372
SusWrite 330
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 46.4
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 62
211% 74.7 MB/s
DQ Read 369
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 336
256% 347 MB/s
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 355 296 298 296 300 297 MB/s
Read 491
Write 462
Mixed 383
SusWrite 307
92% 411 MB/s
4K Read 43.7
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 56.6
192% 67.2 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 337
255% 342 MB/s
158GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 331 253 258 253 257 251 MB/s
Read 485
Write 478
Mixed 385
SusWrite 267
91% 404 MB/s
4K Read 44.9
4K Write 88.6
4K Mixed 53.7
184% 62.4 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 357
270% 362 MB/s
104GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 319 190 185 182 178 171 MB/s
Read 485
Write 444
Mixed 357
SusWrite 204
83% 373 MB/s
4K Read 44
4K Write 96.7
4K Mixed 55.4
189% 65.4 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 348
265% 357 MB/s
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 278 194 182 183 173 167 MB/s
Read 473
Write 444
Mixed 382
SusWrite 196
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 39.6
4K Write 94.4
4K Mixed 50.9
175% 61.6 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 327
248% 334 MB/s
148GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 304 310 306 304 304 304 MB/s
Read 454
Write 428
Mixed 257
SusWrite 305
81% 361 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 82.2
4K Mixed 36.9
137% 49.9 MB/s
DQ Read 181
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 162
144% 213 MB/s
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Typical MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB Builds (Compare 1,155 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI MS-179C

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