Average Bench: 65.6% (697th of 1040)

Based on 1,658 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA THNSNK256GVN8

Above average average bench

The Toshiba THNSNK256GVN8 256GB averaged 34.3% 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 136MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 333MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba THNSNK256GVN8 256GB is 37.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba THNSNK256GVN8 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 173MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 178MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,658 samples)
Min Avg Max
298 Read 365 417
79.6 Write 217 259
91.2 Mixed 178 205
80.6 SusWrite 173 253
51.8% 233 MB/s
Min Avg Max
7.47 4K Read 18.2 25.8
29.4 4K Write 69 101
9.69 4K Mixed 24.7 35.3
95.7% 37.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
216 DQ Read 333 369
87.8 DQ Write 174 209
52.3 DQ Mixed 136 164
132% 214 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
141GB free (System drive)
Firmware: K8XA4103
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 143 225 196 184 177 MB/s
Read 374
Write 219
Mixed 184
SusWrite 180
53% 239 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 69.5
4K Mixed 29
103% 39.1 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 192
DQ Mixed 157
148% 236 MB/s
139GB free (System drive)
Firmware: K8XA4103
SusWrite @10s intervals: 235 229 185 212 233 193 MB/s
Read 311
Write 199
Mixed 189
SusWrite 214
51% 228 MB/s
4K Read 16.5
4K Write 77.1
4K Mixed 30.2
104% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 327
DQ Write 181
DQ Mixed 139
134% 216 MB/s
182GB free (System drive)
Firmware: K8AS4102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 171 217 221 192 191 MB/s
Read 349
Write 234
Mixed 186
SusWrite 198
54% 242 MB/s
4K Read 13.4
4K Write 62.3
4K Mixed 8
64% 27.9 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 201
DQ Mixed 147
145% 236 MB/s
61GB free (System drive)
Firmware: K8TA4102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 126 96 105 90 89 MB/s
Read 328
Write 257
Mixed 58.1
SusWrite 111
42% 189 MB/s
4K Read 9.3
4K Write 58
4K Mixed 14.7
64% 27.3 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 174
DQ Mixed 155
145% 231 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 38,115,007 SSDs tested.

Typical THNSNK256GVN8 256GB Builds (Compare 1,100 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: Asus X510UNR

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