Average Bench: 98.1% (210th of 1011)

Based on 5,510 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZNLN256HMHQ-00000

Excellent average bench

The Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB averaged just 1.8% 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 318MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 47.7MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB is 45.5%. 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 238MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 356MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,510 samples)
Min Avg Max
373 Read 461 502
283 Write 414 480
257 Mixed 356 396
114 SusWrite 238 326
82.3% 367 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.1 4K Read 36.7 45.9
49.5 4K Write 84.7 115
24.6 4K Mixed 47.7 61
162% 56.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
282 DQ Read 358 384
206 DQ Write 312 344
181 DQ Mixed 318 356
243% 329 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
65GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 331 194 177 166 162 170 MB/s
Read 503
Write 487
Mixed 384
SusWrite 200
88% 394 MB/s
4K Read 40.6
4K Write 92
4K Mixed 53.7
179% 62.1 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 345
261% 350 MB/s
128GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 347 297 283 270 262 256 MB/s
Read 493
Write 453
Mixed 386
SusWrite 286
91% 405 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 78.7
4K Mixed 48.3
159% 54.6 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 339
256% 343 MB/s
114GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 335 225 226 229 213 216 MB/s
Read 484
Write 444
Mixed 382
SusWrite 241
87% 388 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 71.3
4K Mixed 45.9
151% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 325
246% 331 MB/s
23GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 273 107 102 96 92 91 MB/s
Read 373
Write 360
Mixed 309
SusWrite 127
66% 292 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 55.7
181% 66.8 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 339
DQ Mixed 349
264% 354 MB/s
17GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 254 66 47 44 45 43 MB/s
Read 448
Write 264
Mixed 360
SusWrite 83.3
64% 289 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 80
4K Mixed 49.9
159% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 334
253% 341 MB/s
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 337 285 301 298 300 300 MB/s
Read 406
Write 355
Mixed 330
SusWrite 304
78% 349 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 50.4
4K Mixed 33.3
111% 37 MB/s
DQ Read 353
DQ Write 303
DQ Mixed 326
245% 327 MB/s
17GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 60 61 60 57 56 MB/s
Read 434
Write 93.2
Mixed 124
SusWrite 60.6
39% 178 MB/s
4K Read 23
4K Write 65.9
4K Mixed 27
104% 38.6 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 89.4
DQ Mixed 138
126% 202 MB/s
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Typical MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB Builds (Compare 1,350 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
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Desktop
Desktop 61%
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Workstation
Workstation 43%
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Motherboard: MSI MS-179C

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