Average Bench: 70.8% (543rd of 992)

Based on 4,344 user benchmarks.  Model: Micron 1100 SATA 256GB

Good average bench

The Micron 1100 SATA 256GB averaged 29.1% 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 239MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 249MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Micron 1100 SATA 256GB is 44.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Micron 1100 SATA 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 259MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 313MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,344 samples)
Min Avg Max
313 Read 397 456
158 Write 343 446
170 Mixed 313 381
145 SusWrite 259 412
73.6% 328 MB/s
Min Avg Max
8.7 4K Read 18.5 26.1
17.9 4K Write 60.5 93.3
11.5 4K Mixed 26.3 37.2
93.7% 35.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26 DQ Read 209 236
111 DQ Write 249 316
34.6 DQ Mixed 239 306
178% 232 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
102GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0DL020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 382 393 406 405 406 187 MB/s
Read 425
Write 404
Mixed 340
SusWrite 363
86% 383 MB/s
4K Read 20
4K Write 61.5
4K Mixed 30.9
102% 37.5 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 298
217% 278 MB/s
184GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0DL022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 305 339 284 293 279 MB/s
Read 400
Write 401
Mixed 340
SusWrite 303
81% 361 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 72.8
4K Mixed 33.8
119% 43.7 MB/s
DQ Read 237
DQ Write 281
DQ Mixed 296
213% 271 MB/s
184GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0DL022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 329 336 342 310 295 303 MB/s
Read 401
Write 300
Mixed 293
SusWrite 319
74% 328 MB/s
4K Read 20
4K Write 60.5
4K Mixed 30.7
102% 37.1 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 300
217% 278 MB/s
137GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0DL022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 351 393 404 401 401 234 MB/s
Read 391
Write 424
Mixed 364
SusWrite 364
87% 386 MB/s
4K Read 14.4
4K Write 21.8
4K Mixed 17.3
56% 17.8 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 249
DQ Mixed 16.4
74% 166 MB/s
140GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0DL020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 287 274 271 272 278 MB/s
Read 363
Write 329
Mixed 311
SusWrite 279
72% 321 MB/s
4K Read 14.3
4K Write 24
4K Mixed 16.9
56% 18.4 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 302
220% 283 MB/s
127GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0DL022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 238 307 246 251 296 146 MB/s
Read 333
Write 328
Mixed 285
SusWrite 247
67% 298 MB/s
4K Read 12.1
4K Write 24.7
4K Mixed 14.3
50% 17 MB/s
DQ Read 226
DQ Write 271
DQ Mixed 258
192% 251 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 12,966,448 SSDs tested.

Typical 1100 SATA 256GB Builds (Compare 14,160 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

System: Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming - $790

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Total price: $790

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