Average Bench: 96% (217th of 1011)

Based on 310 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG MZNLN256HMHQ-000

Excellent average bench

The Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-000 256GB averaged just 4.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-000 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 198MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 33.8MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-000 256GB is 47.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung MZNLN256HMHQ-000 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 261MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 403MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 310 samples)
Min Avg Max
348 Read 456 512
285 Write 418 490
260 Mixed 403 503
117 SusWrite 261 327
86.5% 385 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.1 4K Read 33.8 43.9
37.5 4K Write 77.2 105
22.1 4K Mixed 39.4 55.2
142% 50.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
37 DQ Read 278 383
86.5 DQ Write 270 345
24.9 DQ Mixed 198 356
170% 249 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
178GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21K0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 366 298 291 290 293 288 MB/s
Read 478
Write 436
Mixed 331
SusWrite 304
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 40.6
4K Write 92.3
4K Mixed 53.2
178% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 355
268% 359 MB/s
83GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21K0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 290 152 141 147 141 136 MB/s
Read 507
Write 482
Mixed 401
SusWrite 168
87% 389 MB/s
4K Read 44.9
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 56.3
196% 68.7 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 351
DQ Mixed 354
269% 363 MB/s
144GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21K0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 352 286 266 257 245 238 MB/s
Read 462
Write 450
Mixed 343
SusWrite 274
86% 382 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 87.1
4K Mixed 50.1
164% 57.5 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 358
270% 362 MB/s
140GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21K0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 221 194 198 192 198 193 MB/s
Read 493
Write 412
Mixed 312
SusWrite 200
79% 354 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 81.9
4K Mixed 45.9
159% 55.1 MB/s
DQ Read 380
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 342
260% 350 MB/s
188GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV22K0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 346 312 321 315 319 318 MB/s
Read 385
Write 384
Mixed 340
SusWrite 322
81% 358 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 78.1
4K Mixed 39.7
145% 50.9 MB/s
DQ Read 217
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 352
245% 300 MB/s
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 155 145 134 126 122 MB/s
Read 456
Write 328
Mixed 312
SusWrite 161
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 73.6
4K Mixed 46.1
145% 50.2 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 319
DQ Mixed 338
255% 341 MB/s
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21K0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 330 317 314 314 320 319 MB/s
Read 377
Write 386
Mixed 323
SusWrite 319
79% 351 MB/s
4K Read 35
4K Write 51.1
4K Mixed 35
125% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 268
199% 268 MB/s
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV22K0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 233 246 231 256 263 290 MB/s
Read 369
Write 300
Mixed 241
SusWrite 253
65% 291 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 36.6
4K Mixed 25.1
79% 26.6 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 290
DQ Mixed 214
190% 286 MB/s
196GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAV21K0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 92 97 100 106 87 MB/s
Read 439
Write 439
Mixed 254
SusWrite 97.5
69% 308 MB/s
4K Read 19.8
4K Write 75.4
4K Mixed 26.8
104% 40.7 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 126
DQ Mixed 185
152% 223 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,132,121 SSDs tested.

Typical MZNLN256HMHQ-000 256GB Builds (Compare 133 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

System: Samsung Galaxy Book 12

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