Average Bench: 58% (742nd of 1003)

Based on 2,030 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-VERTEX3, OCZ-VERT OCZ-VERTEX3, OCZ-VERT EX3

Average average bench

The OCZ VERTEX3 60GB averaged 42.0% 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 27.1MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 30.8MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ VERTEX3 60GB is 24.1%. 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 71.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 77.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,030 samples)
Min Avg Max
297 Read 367 422
65.8 Write 77.4 84.6
105 Mixed 122 132
56 SusWrite 71.5 78.9
34.7% 159 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.6 4K Read 27.1 34.1
30.8 4K Write 63.3 80.9
21.1 4K Mixed 30.8 39
114% 40.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
33.2 DQ Read 95.8 107
66.8 DQ Write 75.5 82.6
32.6 DQ Mixed 79.3 93.6
61% 83.5 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 79 79 78 77 78 MB/s
Read 355
Write 81
Mixed 126
SusWrite 78
35% 160 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 76.8
4K Mixed 36.7
135% 48.2 MB/s
DQ Read 94.6
DQ Write 81
DQ Mixed 84.7
64% 86.8 MB/s
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 70 73 72 75 72 MB/s
Read 389
Write 79.5
Mixed 123
SusWrite 73.2
36% 166 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 58.9
4K Mixed 31.4
112% 39.1 MB/s
DQ Read 105
DQ Write 81
DQ Mixed 93.7
70% 93.2 MB/s
16GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.22
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 69 71 75 72 68 MB/s
Read 380
Write 77
Mixed 85.1
SusWrite 71.5
33% 153 MB/s
4K Read 7.6
4K Write 40.9
4K Mixed 21.5
61% 23.3 MB/s
DQ Read 81.1
DQ Write 80.1
DQ Mixed 91.4
66% 84.2 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,811,555 SSDs tested.

Typical VERTEX3 60GB Builds (Compare 4,101 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z68AP-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $496

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