Average Bench: 71.3% (594th of 1026)

Based on 3,521 user benchmarks.  Model: TS128GMTS800

Good average bench

The Transcend MTS800 M.2 128GB averaged 28.6% 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 137MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 32MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Transcend MTS800 M.2 128GB is 31.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Transcend MTS800 M.2 128GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 130MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 159MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,521 samples)
Min Avg Max
374 Read 464 508
141 Write 159 201
47.3 Mixed 191 248
70.4 SusWrite 130 193
51.9% 236 MB/s
Min Avg Max
17.6 4K Read 25.7 31.7
19.9 4K Write 70 99.3
19.1 4K Mixed 32 40.8
117% 42.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
225 DQ Read 252 273
49.2 DQ Write 144 200
40.4 DQ Mixed 137 176
118% 178 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
85GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N1126KB
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 154 154 154 154 154 MB/s
Read 457
Write 155
Mixed 209
SusWrite 153
54% 244 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 84.9
4K Mixed 34.2
131% 48.9 MB/s
DQ Read 255
DQ Write 155
DQ Mixed 153
128% 188 MB/s
93GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N1126I
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 147 149 148 149 147 MB/s
Read 458
Write 150
Mixed 200
SusWrite 148
53% 239 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 86.7
4K Mixed 35.4
126% 48.3 MB/s
DQ Read 262
DQ Write 144
DQ Mixed 150
126% 185 MB/s
78GB free
Firmware: O0918B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 153 155 156 156 156 MB/s
Read 442
Write 152
Mixed 200
SusWrite 154
52% 237 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 79.5
4K Mixed 31
119% 45 MB/s
DQ Read 249
DQ Write 151
DQ Mixed 149
125% 183 MB/s
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: O0918B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 62 64 64 64 64 MB/s
Read 448
Write 154
Mixed 203
SusWrite 73.3
48% 220 MB/s
4K Read 27.6
4K Write 87.5
4K Mixed 34.9
133% 50 MB/s
DQ Read 254
DQ Write 154
DQ Mixed 152
127% 186 MB/s
78GB free
Firmware: O0918B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 151 151 151 150 151 MB/s
Read 437
Write 149
Mixed 200
SusWrite 150
52% 234 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 82.9
4K Mixed 27.4
107% 43 MB/s
DQ Read 244
DQ Write 151
DQ Mixed 148
124% 181 MB/s
29GB free (System drive)
Firmware: N1126I
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 150 149 120 123 111 MB/s
Read 416
Write 153
Mixed 202
SusWrite 133
50% 226 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 57.5
4K Mixed 29
100% 36.1 MB/s
DQ Read 258
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 151
127% 187 MB/s
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Typical MTS800 M.2 128GB Builds (Compare 7,206 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI MS-16J5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 6% - Terrible Total price: $95

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