Average Bench: 407% (12th of 1072)

Based on 1,413 user benchmarks.  Model: Lexar SSD NM790 1TB

Outstanding average bench

The Lexar NM790 1TB averaged 307.2% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Lexar NM790 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 1,267MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 3,689MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Lexar NM790 1TB is 278%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Lexar NM790 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 167MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 65.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,413 samples)
Min Avg Max
1,892 Read 3,516 4,533
1,619 Write 3,689 4,900
1,404 Mixed 2,716 3,368
1,182 SusWrite 1,919 2,770
665% 2,960 MB/s
Min Avg Max
46.5 4K Read 65.2 84.2
81.4 4K Write 167 276
56.9 4K Mixed 88.3 123
300% 107 MB/s
Min Avg Max
911 DQ Read 1,516 2,212
394 DQ Write 1,021 1,594
623 DQ Mixed 1,267 1,673
946% 1,268 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
534GB free
Firmware: 11296
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4320 3106 1274 897 637 628 MB/s
Read 3,590
Write 3,942
Mixed 2,773
SusWrite 1,810
680% 3,029 MB/s
4K Read 70.7
4K Write 275
4K Mixed 114
399% 153 MB/s
DQ Read 1,457
DQ Write 1,066
DQ Mixed 1,275
949% 1,266 MB/s
703GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11296
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3707 1858 1260 877 858 858 MB/s
Read 4,009
Write 4,180
Mixed 3,053
SusWrite 1,570
718% 3,203 MB/s
4K Read 60.1
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 75.5
246% 81.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,314
DQ Write 726
DQ Mixed 1,171
831% 1,070 MB/s
566GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11296
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1703 2266 1758 632 626 611 MB/s
Read 2,599
Write 2,516
Mixed 2,250
SusWrite 1266
484% 2,158 MB/s
4K Read 67.7
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 83.4
278% 93.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,128
DQ Write 661
DQ Mixed 890
664% 893 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,677,195 SSDs tested

Typical NM790 1TB Builds (Compare 132 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 282%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 120%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 306%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B760M GAMING X AX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $925

Popular NM790 1TB compatible motherboards:

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