Average Bench: 68.1% (638th of 1026)

Based on 884 user benchmarks.  Model: INTEL SSDSC2KF256H6 SATA 256GB

Above average average bench

The Intel SSDSC2KF256H6 SATA 256GB averaged 31.8% 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-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 172MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 32.5MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel SSDSC2KF256H6 SATA 256GB is 38.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Intel SSDSC2KF256H6 SATA 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 118MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 279MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 884 samples)
Min Avg Max
322 Read 417 480
109 Write 279 431
161 Mixed 290 400
90.7 SusWrite 118 131
61.4% 276 MB/s
Min Avg Max
9.61 4K Read 22.6 30.2
27.1 4K Write 64.3 95.3
13.9 4K Mixed 32.5 44.9
110% 39.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
31.4 DQ Read 249 275
78.5 DQ Write 203 315
42.7 DQ Mixed 172 228
144% 208 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
162GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LBFD16N
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 128 102 105 104 105 MB/s
Read 410
Write 166
Mixed 229
SusWrite 122
51% 232 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 74.1
4K Mixed 36.3
118% 44 MB/s
DQ Read 273
DQ Write 146
DQ Mixed 221
161% 213 MB/s
112GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LBFD16N
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 118 98 104 102 105 MB/s
Read 448
Write 208
Mixed 178
SusWrite 110
52% 236 MB/s
4K Read 25.9
4K Write 62
4K Mixed 35.6
118% 41.2 MB/s
DQ Read 262
DQ Write 116
DQ Mixed 225
158% 201 MB/s
145GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LBFD16N
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 133 104 105 105 104 MB/s
Read 396
Write 221
Mixed 340
SusWrite 124
60% 270 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 77.9
4K Mixed 26.8
107% 41.7 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 142
DQ Mixed 135
120% 184 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 26,651,405 SSDs tested.

Typical SSDSC2KF256H6 SATA 256GB Builds (Compare 8,752 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

System: Dell Inspiron 5567

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