Average Bench: 59% (752nd of 1018)

Based on 2,874 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-VERTEX3, OCZ-VERT OCZ-VERTEX3, OCZ-VERT EX3

Average average bench

The OCZ VERTEX3 60GB averaged 41.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 27.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 31.5MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ VERTEX3 60GB is 24.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the OCZ VERTEX3 60GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 72.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 80MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,874 samples)
Min Avg Max
304 Read 371 420
69.8 Write 80 88.1
110 Mixed 124 134
58.8 SusWrite 72.5 80.4
35.3% 162 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.1 4K Read 27.6 34.3
34.6 4K Write 64.1 82.4
21.2 4K Mixed 31.5 39.8
116% 41.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
38.5 DQ Read 98.7 107
65.6 DQ Write 77.4 84.8
39.2 DQ Mixed 84.1 94.1
64% 86.7 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
54GB free
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 74 74 74 73 74 MB/s
Read 425
Write 81.3
Mixed 122
SusWrite 74
38% 176 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 70.8
4K Mixed 34.1
127% 45.1 MB/s
DQ Read 105
DQ Write 80.1
DQ Mixed 92.8
69% 92.7 MB/s
55GB free
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 71 72 71 71 72 MB/s
Read 366
Write 68.5
Mixed 122
SusWrite 71.8
34% 157 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 74.8
4K Mixed 36
130% 46.6 MB/s
DQ Read 100
DQ Write 69.7
DQ Mixed 85.2
64% 85.1 MB/s
9GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 54 54 50 54 51 MB/s
Read 387
Write 67.7
Mixed 102
SusWrite 53.1
33% 152 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 60.9
4K Mixed 35.5
117% 40.8 MB/s
DQ Read 105
DQ Write 65.7
DQ Mixed 67.6
55% 79.4 MB/s
7GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 59 57 58 58 57 MB/s
Read 300
Write 73
Mixed 120
SusWrite 58.5
30% 138 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 69.5
4K Mixed 24.1
110% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 98
DQ Write 76.2
DQ Mixed 77.8
61% 84 MB/s
26GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 70 71 69 72 71 MB/s
Read 331
Write 78.5
Mixed 119
SusWrite 70.4
33% 150 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 40.2
4K Mixed 25.9
90% 29.8 MB/s
DQ Read 104
DQ Write 76.4
DQ Mixed 87.6
66% 89.5 MB/s
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 71 70 72 67 67 MB/s
Read 323
Write 70.1
Mixed 115
SusWrite 69.3
32% 144 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 38.2
4K Mixed 24.7
86% 28.6 MB/s
DQ Read 104
DQ Write 75.8
DQ Mixed 81.6
63% 87.1 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 23,737,488 SSDs tested.

Typical VERTEX3 60GB Builds (Compare 55,019 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $345

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