Average Bench: 137% (145th of 1040)

Based on 2,034 user benchmarks.  Models: NVMe ADATA SX8000NP, ADATA SX8000NP

Outstanding average bench

The Adata XPG SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB averaged 37.0% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Adata XPG SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 367MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 601MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Adata XPG SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB is 79.1%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Adata XPG SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 353MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 350MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,034 samples)
Min Avg Max
606 Read 917 1,019
215 Write 825 1,030
304 Mixed 703 834
159 SusWrite 353 818
157% 699 MB/s
Min Avg Max
24.1 4K Read 36.8 38.9
46.9 4K Write 128 172
30.5 4K Mixed 50.8 61.3
189% 71.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
310 DQ Read 350 372
184 DQ Write 601 737
166 DQ Mixed 367 428
309% 439 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
153GB free
Firmware: C2.1.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 986 933 845 820 428 201 MB/s
Read 988
Write 864
Mixed 785
SusWrite 702
188% 835 MB/s
4K Read 35.2
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 53.1
184% 68.9 MB/s
DQ Read 364
DQ Write 706
DQ Mixed 418
351% 496 MB/s
116GB free
Firmware: C2.1.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 303 219 221 225 223 225 MB/s
Read 911
Write 964
Mixed 721
SusWrite 236
159% 708 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 51.9
196% 76.9 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 708
DQ Mixed 410
348% 494 MB/s
99GB free (System drive)
Firmware: C2.1.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 779 226 226 226 229 230 MB/s
Read 945
Write 970
Mixed 788
SusWrite 319
169% 756 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 78.1
4K Mixed 43.1
144% 50.8 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 470
DQ Mixed 421
316% 418 MB/s
214GB free
Firmware: C2.3.7a Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 580 590 533 219 235 238 MB/s
Read 403
Write 469
Mixed 431
SusWrite 399
96% 425 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 74.5
4K Mixed 36.1
123% 45.1 MB/s
DQ Read 319
DQ Write 484
DQ Mixed 197
206% 333 MB/s
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Typical XPG SX8000 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB Builds (Compare 1,857 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus TUF Z270 MARK 2 - $179

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $1,047

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