Average Bench: 39.4% (882nd of 1011)

Based on 783 user benchmarks.  Models: OCZ-AGILITY3, OCZ-AGIL ITY3

Poor average bench

The OCZ AGILITY3 90GB averaged 60.5% 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 Random Write Speed 58.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 19.3MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the OCZ AGILITY3 90GB is 29.4%. 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 72.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 84.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 783 samples)
Min Avg Max
110 Read 163 201
65.1 Write 84.5 96.5
83.5 Mixed 106 122
55.3 SusWrite 72.3 81.8
23.7% 107 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.3 4K Read 19.3 27.3
16.9 4K Write 58.6 91.1
6.38 4K Mixed 17.1 29.9
82.1% 31.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
16.4 DQ Read 91.6 146
40.2 DQ Write 81.5 95.5
6.84 DQ Mixed 52.7 107
48.8% 75.2 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
73GB free
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 78 67 77 78 79 MB/s
Read 162
Write 94.5
Mixed 119
SusWrite 76.3
25% 113 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 91.1
4K Mixed 28.5
129% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 94.3
DQ Mixed 108
84% 116 MB/s
12GB free
Firmware: 2.22
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 80 68 73 83 80 MB/s
Read 171
Write 94.5
Mixed 124
SusWrite 77.7
26% 117 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 80
4K Mixed 29.5
118% 44.9 MB/s
DQ Read 144
DQ Write 92.5
DQ Mixed 104
81% 114 MB/s
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.22
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 76 80 79 80 80 MB/s
Read 152
Write 92.7
Mixed 118
SusWrite 79.2
25% 111 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 72.1
4K Mixed 26.9
112% 41.6 MB/s
DQ Read 144
DQ Write 93.9
DQ Mixed 101
80% 113 MB/s
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 61 66 67 60 63 MB/s
Read 139
Write 91.8
Mixed 122
SusWrite 64.5
23% 104 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 59.6
4K Mixed 28.6
106% 37.7 MB/s
DQ Read 142
DQ Write 76.9
DQ Mixed 102
78% 107 MB/s
76GB free
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 114 114 114 115 115 MB/s
Read 185
Write 116
Mixed 136
SusWrite 114
31% 138 MB/s
4K Read 17.3
4K Write 43.4
4K Mixed 21.3
76% 27.3 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 114
DQ Mixed 128
96% 129 MB/s
7GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.22
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 79 74 73 70 69 MB/s
Read 133
Write 89.3
Mixed 112
SusWrite 73.5
23% 102 MB/s
4K Read 18.6
4K Write 61.9
4K Mixed 22.2
89% 34.2 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 95.2
DQ Mixed 98.1
76% 104 MB/s
76GB free
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 114 114 82 73 80 MB/s
Read 182
Write 116
Mixed 136
SusWrite 96.2
30% 132 MB/s
4K Read 13.9
4K Write 49.5
4K Mixed 20.2
73% 27.9 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 114
DQ Mixed 127
96% 129 MB/s
416GB free
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 102 102 103 103 103 MB/s
Read 121
Write 110
Mixed 81
SusWrite 103
23% 104 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
5% 1.7 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 18,319,524 SSDs tested.

Typical AGILITY3 90GB Builds (Compare 4,097 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI Z77A-G45 (MS-7752)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $578

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