Average Bench: 90.4% (295th of 1040)

Based on 115 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA-VX500

Excellent average bench

The Toshiba OCZ VX500 512GB averaged just 9.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Toshiba OCZ VX500 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 208MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 37.5MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba OCZ VX500 512GB is 47.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba OCZ VX500 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 308MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 388MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 115 samples)
Min Avg Max
370 Read 473 517
130 Write 388 488
238 Mixed 412 506
111 SusWrite 308 472
88.8% 395 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.2 4K Read 22.8 28.5
41.7 4K Write 81.7 112
17.6 4K Mixed 37.5 48
126% 47.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21 DQ Read 282 366
77 DQ Write 229 325
19.4 DQ Mixed 208 343
168% 239 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
116GB free
Firmware: JYCX0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 473 474 474 294 137 MB/s
Read 505
Write 474
Mixed 459
SusWrite 388
103% 456 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 94.6
4K Mixed 44.6
151% 55.9 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 321
DQ Mixed 337
254% 340 MB/s
401GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JYCX0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 420 444 452 456 458 452 MB/s
Read 480
Write 437
Mixed 429
SusWrite 447
101% 448 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 60.8
4K Mixed 39.7
122% 42.1 MB/s
DQ Read 199
DQ Write 268
DQ Mixed 236
178% 234 MB/s
35GB free
Firmware: JYCX0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 111 143 112 118 113 MB/s
Read 480
Write 316
Mixed 226
SusWrite 118
63% 285 MB/s
4K Read 19.7
4K Write 77.3
4K Mixed 37.1
118% 44.7 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 139
DQ Mixed 168
146% 223 MB/s
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JYCX0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 102 104 89 99 99 MB/s
Read 446
Write 166
Mixed 283
SusWrite 101
55% 249 MB/s
4K Read 16.2
4K Write 59.1
4K Mixed 27
90% 34.1 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 122
DQ Mixed 225
170% 235 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 34,682,468 SSDs tested.

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Typical OCZ VX500 512GB Builds (Compare 11,123 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7010

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 36% - Below average Total price: $287

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