Average Bench: 97.6% (212th of 1011)

Based on 4,721 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZNLN256HMHQ-00000

Excellent average bench

The Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB averaged just 2.4% 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 319MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 47.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB is 47.6%. 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 244MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 357MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,721 samples)
Min Avg Max
373 Read 459 502
308 Write 420 477
260 Mixed 357 391
124 SusWrite 244 326
83% 370 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21 4K Read 36.1 46.1
45.4 4K Write 82.4 116
26.6 4K Mixed 47.1 61.6
159% 55.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
283 DQ Read 358 384
215 DQ Write 312 345
183 DQ Mixed 319 356
244% 330 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
142GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 357 270 267 269 268 262 MB/s
Read 502
Write 461
Mixed 394
SusWrite 282
92% 410 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 57.9
194% 67.4 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 354
268% 360 MB/s
118GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 369 214 212 205 208 207 MB/s
Read 502
Write 447
Mixed 378
SusWrite 236
88% 390 MB/s
4K Read 45.5
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 57.6
199% 69.6 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 355
269% 361 MB/s
149GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 344 232 218 211 222 213 MB/s
Read 470
Write 452
Mixed 377
SusWrite 240
86% 385 MB/s
4K Read 31.3
4K Write 65.2
4K Mixed 40.8
134% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 337
257% 346 MB/s
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 294 311 313 313 311 MB/s
Read 417
Write 392
Mixed 325
SusWrite 304
81% 359 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 53.3
4K Mixed 30
104% 36 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 315
DQ Mixed 313
241% 329 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 16,818,249 SSDs tested.

Typical MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB Builds (Compare 1,226 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI MS-179C

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