Average Bench: 96.3% (230th of 1026)

Based on 6,440 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZNLN256HMHQ-00000

Excellent average bench

The Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB averaged just 3.7% 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 317MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 47MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB is 48.1%. 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 222MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 354MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,440 samples)
Min Avg Max
393 Read 461 499
276 Write 412 474
246 Mixed 354 389
101 SusWrite 222 323
81.2% 362 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.7 4K Read 36.3 45.9
44.9 4K Write 83.2 114
26.7 4K Mixed 47 60.5
159% 55.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
269 DQ Read 357 384
173 DQ Write 305 344
182 DQ Mixed 317 357
241% 326 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
117GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 316 319 317 322 320 302 MB/s
Read 483
Write 465
Mixed 382
SusWrite 316
92% 412 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 58.5
199% 69.8 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 341
DQ Mixed 357
269% 360 MB/s
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 306 168 166 165 168 168 MB/s
Read 500
Write 484
Mixed 392
SusWrite 190
88% 392 MB/s
4K Read 45.7
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 61.6
213% 76.6 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 362
272% 365 MB/s
188GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 261 291 313 313 301 294 MB/s
Read 470
Write 423
Mixed 363
SusWrite 296
87% 388 MB/s
4K Read 36.4
4K Write 81.3
4K Mixed 47.9
160% 55.2 MB/s
DQ Read 367
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 335
253% 340 MB/s
119GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2100Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 359 293 261 242 226 197 MB/s
Read 463
Write 422
Mixed 347
SusWrite 263
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 31.9
4K Write 69.8
4K Mixed 43
140% 48.2 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 330
251% 338 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 26,650,246 SSDs tested.

Typical MZNLN256HMHQ-00000 256GB Builds (Compare 1,663 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI MS-179C

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