Average Bench: 62.8% (758th of 1058)

Based on 5,828 user benchmarks.  Models: SAMSUNG MZ7TD256HAFV-000L7, SAMSUNG MZ7TD256HAFV-00000, SAMSUNG MZ7TD256HAFV-000L9, SAMSUNG MZ7TD256HAFV-000

Above average average bench

The Samsung MZ7TD256HAFV-000L7 256GB averaged 37.2% 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 Read Speed 321MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 21.4MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung MZ7TD256HAFV-000L7 256GB is 37%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Samsung MZ7TD256HAFV-000L7 256GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 145MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 172MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,828 samples)
Min Avg Max
308 Read 393 473
48.9 Write 172 253
87.8 Mixed 145 181
55.2 SusWrite 172 247
48.7% 221 MB/s
Min Avg Max
10.5 4K Read 21.4 28.8
22.1 4K Write 54.2 91
12.5 4K Mixed 20.1 26.1
87% 31.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
185 DQ Read 321 366
67.2 DQ Write 149 211
50.9 DQ Mixed 59.4 66.6
90.7% 177 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
200GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT04L5Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 229 244 230 232 239 236 MB/s
Read 286
Write 218
Mixed 159
SusWrite 235
50% 225 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 72.6
4K Mixed 18.4
99% 38.4 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 198
DQ Mixed 64.5
107% 211 MB/s
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT0200Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 221 239 201 247 228 249 MB/s
Read 420
Write 188
Mixed 156
SusWrite 231
55% 249 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 51.9
4K Mixed 18.7
88% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 238
DQ Write 180
DQ Mixed 56.3
83% 158 MB/s
196GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT04L6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 171 236 220 236 238 MB/s
Read 336
Write 229
Mixed 157
SusWrite 215
52% 234 MB/s
4K Read 11.5
4K Write 61.5
4K Mixed 10.9
64% 28 MB/s
DQ Read 338
DQ Write 204
DQ Mixed 54.7
99% 199 MB/s
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT04L6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 154 153 161 161 171 MB/s
Read 338
Write 102
Mixed 103
SusWrite 157
38% 175 MB/s
4K Read 19.6
4K Write 53.5
4K Mixed 18
81% 30.4 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 72.3
DQ Mixed 54
82% 162 MB/s
108GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT0200Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 88 85 83 80 92 MB/s
Read 396
Write 100
Mixed 124
SusWrite 90
39% 178 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 49.6
4K Mixed 19.8
85% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 81.2
DQ Mixed 54.3
83% 166 MB/s
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT04L6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 159 210 236 233 242 MB/s
Read 330
Write 240
Mixed 150
SusWrite 213
52% 233 MB/s
4K Read 16.9
4K Write 27.3
4K Mixed 10.6
54% 18.3 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 204
DQ Mixed 54.6
102% 207 MB/s
192GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT04L6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 210 237 225 237 235 242 MB/s
Read 345
Write 246
Mixed 158
SusWrite 231
55% 245 MB/s
4K Read 8.3
4K Write 21.1
4K Mixed 13.1
40% 14.2 MB/s
DQ Read 344
DQ Write 219
DQ Mixed 53.8
101% 206 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 49,498,523 SSDs tested.

Typical MZ7TD256HAFV-000L7 256GB Builds (Compare 71,302 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $632

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