Average Bench: 61.7% (719th of 1016)

Based on 1,322 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA A100

Above average average bench

The Toshiba A100 120GB averaged 38.2% 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.


Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 126MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 28.5MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba A100 120GB is 66.8%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Toshiba A100 120GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sustained Write Speed 78.6MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 238MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 1,322 samples)
Min Avg Max
19.5 Read 405 491
65.7 Write 250 389
10 Mixed 238 360
32.5 SusWrite 78.6 129
53.8% 243 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 28.5 39.9
6.2 4K Write 58.5 92.4
0.4 4K Mixed 25.1 38.8
106% 37.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.23 DQ Read 230 333
6.93 DQ Write 192 330
2.93 DQ Mixed 126 214
118% 183 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
90GB free
Firmware: SBFA10.4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 305 98 98 98 98 97 MB/s
Read 508
Write 438
Mixed 378
SusWrite 132
81% 364 MB/s
4K Read 38.2
4K Write 94.7
4K Mixed 38.8
158% 57.2 MB/s
DQ Read 333
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 212
194% 295 MB/s
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFA10.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 116 16 43 111 77 MB/s
Read 442
Write 269
Mixed 325
SusWrite 95.3
63% 283 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 72.9
4K Mixed 33.1
131% 46.4 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 209
182% 268 MB/s
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFA10.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 52 3.4 32 43 2.6 MB/s
Read 21
Write 290
Mixed 5.8
SusWrite 39.6
20% 89.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 0.5
3% 1.37 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,457,314 SSDs tested.

Typical A100 120GB Builds (Compare 13,914 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop 59%
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B250M-DS3H - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $460

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