Average Bench: 84% (406th of 1058)

Based on 1,502 user benchmarks.  Model: MKNSSDRE500GB

Very good average bench

The Mushkin MKNSSDRE500GB 500GB averaged just 16.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Mushkin MKNSSDRE500GB 500GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 172MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 31.2MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Mushkin MKNSSDRE500GB 500GB is 43.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Mushkin MKNSSDRE500GB 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 299MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 331MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,502 samples)
Min Avg Max
370 Read 476 514
288 Write 395 435
195 Mixed 299 333
172 SusWrite 331 432
84.1% 375 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14 4K Read 21.6 30
29.5 4K Write 73.3 112
19.5 4K Mixed 31.2 43.5
112% 42 MB/s
Min Avg Max
151 DQ Read 224 274
53.7 DQ Write 239 305
62 DQ Mixed 172 206
146% 212 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
162GB free
Firmware: P0614D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 435 436 434 436 436 437 MB/s
Read 515
Write 430
Mixed 333
SusWrite 436
96% 428 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 99.5
4K Mixed 33.1
126% 50.9 MB/s
DQ Read 246
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 204
174% 253 MB/s
364GB free
Firmware: P0614D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 437 437 438 439 437 436 MB/s
Read 506
Write 433
Mixed 329
SusWrite 438
96% 426 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 92.8
4K Mixed 30.3
116% 47.2 MB/s
DQ Read 215
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 203
170% 241 MB/s
262GB free
Firmware: P0614D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 415 431 437 430 435 MB/s
Read 500
Write 430
Mixed 329
SusWrite 389
92% 412 MB/s
4K Read 20.2
4K Write 84.8
4K Mixed 31.1
115% 45.4 MB/s
DQ Read 241
DQ Write 296
DQ Mixed 209
174% 249 MB/s
76GB free
Firmware: P0614D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 355 150 88 73 103 43 MB/s
Read 508
Write 384
Mixed 305
SusWrite 136
74% 333 MB/s
4K Read 16.8
4K Write 85.2
4K Mixed 27.7
106% 43.2 MB/s
DQ Read 192
DQ Write 292
DQ Mixed 193
160% 226 MB/s
76GB free
Firmware: P0614D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 145 193 103 103 104 MB/s
Read 479
Write 392
Mixed 312
SusWrite 130
73% 328 MB/s
4K Read 15.2
4K Write 80.7
4K Mixed 26
99% 40.6 MB/s
DQ Read 192
DQ Write 291
DQ Mixed 192
159% 225 MB/s
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P0614D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 386 394 106 198 110 108 MB/s
Read 462
Write 410
Mixed 67.4
SusWrite 217
64% 289 MB/s
4K Read 15.3
4K Write 25.9
4K Mixed 20.1
63% 20.4 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 49.3
DQ Mixed 86.5
78% 124 MB/s
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: O1026A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 307 298 251 119 238 164 MB/s
Read 372
Write 310
Mixed 270
SusWrite 229
66% 295 MB/s
4K Read 21.3
4K Write 22.9
4K Mixed 18.6
68% 20.9 MB/s
DQ Read 235
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 194
137% 177 MB/s
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Typical MKNSSDRE500GB 500GB Builds (Compare 12,670 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $607

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