Average Bench: 72.9% (615th of 1072)

Based on 4,609 user benchmarks.  Model: ssd

Good average bench

The ssd 512GB averaged 27.1% 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 113MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 26.6MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the ssd 512GB is 58.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the ssd 512GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 235MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 313MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,609 samples)
Min Avg Max
280 Read 422 500
104 Write 321 440
83.8 Mixed 313 403
72.2 SusWrite 235 425
72.2% 323 MB/s
Min Avg Max
11.3 4K Read 26.6 38.8
13.3 4K Write 64.8 104
1.01 4K Mixed 24.1 43.1
105% 38.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
72 DQ Read 198 316
33.7 DQ Write 259 342
7.12 DQ Mixed 113 226
118% 190 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
400GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFMT1.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 400 406 406 409 423 413 MB/s
Read 357
Write 161
Mixed 324
SusWrite 410
70% 313 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 75.8
4K Mixed 38.6
144% 50.2 MB/s
DQ Read 256
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 199
179% 267 MB/s
200GB free
Firmware: SBFM61.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 438 406 130 67 74 98 MB/s
Read 454
Write 358
Mixed 353
SusWrite 202
76% 342 MB/s
4K Read 39.3
4K Write 85.6
4K Mixed 44.7
162% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 274
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 216
186% 271 MB/s
167GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 284 181 249 155 74 151 MB/s
Read 500
Write 249
Mixed 346
SusWrite 182
71% 320 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 84.2
4K Mixed 44.4
163% 56.4 MB/s
DQ Read 282
DQ Write 166
DQ Mixed 25.1
72% 158 MB/s
476GB free
Firmware: SBFM61.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 459 445 108 105 107 105 MB/s
Read 495
Write 454
Mixed 391
SusWrite 222
88% 390 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 66.7
4K Mixed 34.2
128% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 314
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 214
189% 281 MB/s
436GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 384 325 124 100 99 98 MB/s
Read 420
Write 342
Mixed 331
SusWrite 188
72% 320 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 64.9
4K Mixed 35.3
130% 44.4 MB/s
DQ Read 315
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 222
193% 286 MB/s
388GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM21.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 247 287 366 366 376 369 MB/s
Read 288
Write 104
Mixed 112
SusWrite 335
47% 210 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 73.7
4K Mixed 27.3
112% 42 MB/s
DQ Read 222
DQ Write 264
DQ Mixed 151
139% 212 MB/s
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: T1125A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 263 20 248 25 149 MB/s
Read 478
Write 412
Mixed 339
SusWrite 131
76% 340 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 97
4K Mixed 24.8
118% 48.2 MB/s
DQ Read 113
DQ Write 231
DQ Mixed 0.6
49% 115 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 75,598,471 SSDs tested

Typical ssd 512GB Builds (Compare 10,560 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 10%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 9020

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $150

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