Average Bench: 77% (474th of 1012)

Based on 242 user benchmarks.  Model: ssd

Good average bench

The ssd 512GB averaged 22.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the ssd 512GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 146MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 29.5MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the ssd 512GB is 43.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the ssd 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 207MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 301MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 242 samples)
Min Avg Max
272 Read 419 508
104 Write 301 457
134 Mixed 307 429
95.9 SusWrite 207 415
68.9% 308 MB/s
Min Avg Max
13.7 4K Read 29.5 39.1
30.2 4K Write 68.9 99.7
9.88 4K Mixed 29.1 42.4
118% 42.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
66.1 DQ Read 233 321
66.6 DQ Write 258 342
15.9 DQ Mixed 146 220
138% 212 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
437GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM11.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 389 136 135 139 136 138 MB/s
Read 448
Write 274
Mixed 320
SusWrite 179
68% 305 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 85.7
4K Mixed 38.2
148% 53.2 MB/s
DQ Read 254
DQ Write 302
DQ Mixed 207
176% 254 MB/s
288GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 416 431 427 437 434 434 MB/s
Read 485
Write 441
Mixed 316
SusWrite 430
94% 418 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 46.2
4K Mixed 28.1
95% 32.4 MB/s
DQ Read 238
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 146
127% 190 MB/s
216GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 267 0 37 0.6 MB/s
Read 467
Write 126
Mixed 321
SusWrite 69.9
54% 246 MB/s
4K Read 31.5
4K Write 46.3
4K Mixed 37.8
121% 38.5 MB/s
DQ Read 253
DQ Write 293
DQ Mixed 156
150% 234 MB/s
244GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM91.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 343 249 256 259 252 257 MB/s
Read 372
Write 364
Mixed 280
SusWrite 269
72% 321 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 48.5
4K Mixed 22.1
84% 30.2 MB/s
DQ Read 16
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 143
119% 161 MB/s
112GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 272 270 135 85 85 81 MB/s
Read 378
Write 243
Mixed 269
SusWrite 154
58% 261 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 20.5
4K Mixed 19.5
79% 22.9 MB/s
DQ Read 179
DQ Write 21.4
DQ Mixed 28
39% 76 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 20,094,986 SSDs tested.

Typical ssd 512GB Builds (Compare 6,109 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H110M-A - $60

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $596

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