Average Bench: 197% (90th of 1058)

Based on 15,393 user benchmarks.  Model: PCIe SSD

Outstanding average bench

The Pcie SSD 512GB averaged 96.6% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Pcie SSD 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 890MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 889MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Pcie SSD 512GB is 151%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Pcie SSD 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 661MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 41.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 15,393 samples)
Min Avg Max
584 Read 1,202 1,606
528 Write 1,710 2,353
337 Mixed 1,160 1,586
270 SusWrite 661 1,334
267% 1,183 MB/s
Min Avg Max
21.9 4K Read 41.6 53.5
73.2 4K Write 147 209
30.9 4K Mixed 62.5 81.7
221% 83.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
384 DQ Read 912 1,405
429 DQ Write 889 1,312
369 DQ Mixed 890 1,325
671% 897 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
476GB free
Firmware: ECFM22.7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2271 763 565 574 564 565 MB/s
Read 1,181
Write 2262
Mixed 1,381
SusWrite 884
324% 1,427 MB/s
4K Read 52.7
4K Write 191
4K Mixed 79.4
283% 108 MB/s
DQ Read 749
DQ Write 990
DQ Mixed 1,013
725% 917 MB/s
427GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFMB0.5 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1470 307 308 312 310 310 MB/s
Read 1,321
Write 1,779
Mixed 1,332
SusWrite 503
278% 1,234 MB/s
4K Read 44.9
4K Write 136
4K Mixed 65.2
223% 81.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,200
DQ Write 974
DQ Mixed 1,140
839% 1,104 MB/s
401GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM22.6 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 754 552 542 555 533 558 MB/s
Read 1,189
Write 2,305
Mixed 1,126
SusWrite 582
294% 1,301 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 183
4K Mixed 47.7
208% 87.8 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 553
DQ Mixed 917
567% 616 MB/s
278GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.5 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 677 630 622 616 618 619 MB/s
Read 1,043
Write 1,395
Mixed 513
SusWrite 630
201% 895 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 190
4K Mixed 45.4
210% 89.9 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 644
DQ Mixed 1,030
632% 676 MB/s
125GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.5 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 486 504 477 475 447 452 MB/s
Read 827
Write 937
Mixed 482
SusWrite 474
153% 680 MB/s
4K Read 30.3
4K Write 157
4K Mixed 40.6
181% 76.1 MB/s
DQ Read 840
DQ Write 593
DQ Mixed 948
645% 794 MB/s
415GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFMB0.5 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1033 1019 586 335 337 333 MB/s
Read 903
Write 765
Mixed 966
SusWrite 607
182% 810 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 81.2
4K Mixed 49.3
162% 55.8 MB/s
DQ Read 390
DQ Write 290
DQ Mixed 367
267% 349 MB/s
415GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EDFMB0.5 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 943 987 660 338 337 337 MB/s
Read 949
Write 756
Mixed 623
SusWrite 600
164% 732 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 74.3
4K Mixed 48.8
155% 52.7 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 282
DQ Mixed 355
259% 339 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 43,080,794 SSDs tested.

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Workstation 96%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $105

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $970

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