Average Bench: 44.3% (907th of 1058)

Based on 1,200 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-AGILITY3, OCZ-AGIL ITY3

Below average average bench

The OCZ AGILITY3 90GB averaged 55.6% 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 83.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 63.5MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ AGILITY3 90GB is 25.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the OCZ AGILITY3 90GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 72.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 89.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,200 samples)
Min Avg Max
103 Read 151 187
74.7 Write 89.3 98.5
94 Mixed 112 123
57.3 SusWrite 72.9 81.4
23.8% 106 MB/s
Min Avg Max
12.1 4K Read 21.2 28.1
26.6 4K Write 63.5 92.6
14.1 4K Mixed 23.8 30.8
96.4% 36.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
23.2 DQ Read 115 146
65.9 DQ Write 87 97.3
25 DQ Mixed 83.9 110
67.4% 95.4 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
11GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.22
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 67 70 72 71 70 MB/s
Read 162
Write 91.3
Mixed 117
SusWrite 70.3
24% 110 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 92.7
4K Mixed 27.9
121% 48.2 MB/s
DQ Read 144
DQ Write 84.1
DQ Mixed 96.9
77% 108 MB/s
83GB free
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 83 79 76 83 83 MB/s
Read 172
Write 91.4
Mixed 116
SusWrite 81
26% 115 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 77.6
4K Mixed 28.3
117% 44 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 71.5
DQ Mixed 106
79% 108 MB/s
17GB free
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 82 85 90 87 76 MB/s
Read 188
Write 84.4
Mixed 117
SusWrite 80.9
26% 118 MB/s
4K Read 21.9
4K Write 47.2
4K Mixed 22.7
87% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 89.4
DQ Mixed 110
84% 115 MB/s
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 70 75 70 74 73 MB/s
Read 111
Write 93.3
Mixed 103
SusWrite 71.9
21% 94.7 MB/s
4K Read 16.9
4K Write 56.1
4K Mixed 19.9
81% 31 MB/s
DQ Read 22.9
DQ Write 70.9
DQ Mixed 26.9
26% 40.2 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 49,497,839 SSDs tested.

Typical AGILITY3 90GB Builds (Compare 10,053 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship

Motherboard: MSI Z270-A PRO (MS-7A71) - $108

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,101

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