Average Bench: 82.9% (355th of 1000)

Based on 173 user benchmarks.  Model: PLEXTOR PX-128S1C

Very good average bench

The Plextor PX-128S1C 128GB averaged just 17.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Plextor PX-128S1C 128GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 29.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 33.1MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Plextor PX-128S1C 128GB is 36.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Plextor PX-128S1C 128GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 248MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 179MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 173 samples)
Min Avg Max
392 Read 478 512
240 Write 291 309
238 Mixed 335 385
153 SusWrite 248 297
75.4% 338 MB/s
Min Avg Max
19.1 4K Read 29.6 37.6
35.6 4K Write 72.8 103
17.1 4K Mixed 33.1 49.6
126% 45.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
26.4 DQ Read 179 279
63.7 DQ Write 187 247
16.9 DQ Mixed 83.8 186
90.2% 150 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 292 292 300 232 257 302 MB/s
Read 493
Write 298
Mixed 288
SusWrite 279
76% 340 MB/s
4K Read 37.1
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 47.4
170% 61.6 MB/s
DQ Read 275
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 185
159% 235 MB/s
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 283 271 286 277 265 288 MB/s
Read 417
Write 282
Mixed 272
SusWrite 278
70% 312 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 50
158% 59.1 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 245
DQ Mixed 186
160% 237 MB/s
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 280 258 296 286 257 265 MB/s
Read 405
Write 283
Mixed 285
SusWrite 273
70% 312 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 46
158% 58.8 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 245
DQ Mixed 185
159% 236 MB/s
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 281 270 290 298 298 297 MB/s
Read 433
Write 297
Mixed 293
SusWrite 289
73% 328 MB/s
4K Read 28.9
4K Write 95.5
4K Mixed 42.5
149% 55.6 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 182
158% 235 MB/s
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 268 284 204 263 272 271 MB/s
Read 465
Write 252
Mixed 251
SusWrite 260
68% 307 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 67.4
4K Mixed 34.5
128% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 263
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 38.4
84% 172 MB/s
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 253 189 179 166 154 181 MB/s
Read 481
Write 308
Mixed 290
SusWrite 187
70% 317 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 65.8
4K Mixed 39.6
133% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 114
DQ Mixed 186
140% 193 MB/s
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 251 190 166 189 167 167 MB/s
Read 441
Write 262
Mixed 119
SusWrite 188
56% 253 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 84.2
4K Mixed 33.9
119% 46.3 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 76.1
108% 200 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 14,382,721 SSDs tested.

Typical PX-128S1C 128GB Builds (Compare 4,264 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H81M-DS2 - $51

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $241

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